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Chrome Remote Desktop extension

Chrome Remote Desktop is a featured Chrome extension by It has 10,000,000+ weekly active users and an average rating of 2.99. Chrome Remote Desktop is similar to Join and Secure Shell. The latest version is 1.5 and was updated 3 years ago. Chrome Remote Desktop is only available in English. Within Chrome Web Store, its overall ranking is #20.

This is the companion extension for the Chrome Remote Desktop website ( This extension enables you to install, view, and modify the Chrome Remote Desktop native client from the web UI.

Chrome Remote Desktop allows users to remotely access another computer through Chrome browser or a Chromebook.  Computers can be made available on an short-term basis for scenarios such as ad hoc remote support, or on a more long-term basis for remote access to your applications and files.  All connections are fully secured.

Chrome Remote Desktop is fully cross-platform.  Provide remote assistance to Windows, Mac and Linux users, or access your Windows and Mac desktops at any time, all from the Chrome browser on virtually any device, including Chromebooks.
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Risk impact

Chrome Remote Desktop requires some risky permissions. Exercise caution when installing this extension. Review carefully before installing.

Risk impact measures the level of extra permissions an extension has access to. A low risk impact extension cannot do much harms, whereas a high risk impact extension can do a lot of damage like stealing your password, bypass your security settings, and access your personal data. High risk impact extensions are not necessarily malicious. However, if they do turn malicious, they can be very harmful.

Risk likelihood

Chrome Remote Desktop is well trusted and should be safe to install.

Risk likelihood measures the probability that a Chrome extension may turn malicious. This is determined by the publisher and the Chrome extension reputation on Chrome Web Store, the amount of time the Chrome extension has been around, and other signals about the Chrome extension. Our algorithms are not perfect, and are subject to change as we discover new ways to detect malicious extensions. We recommend that you always exercise caution when installing a Chrome extension, especially ones with higher risk impact and/or higher risk likelihood.

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User reviews
Het werkt, maar daar is ook alles mee gezegd. Het stottert nogal. Jammer.
by Richard Mekkes Richard Mekkes, 2022-09-15

В один прекрасный момент перестало работать и теперь я могу заходить на компьютеры только со смартфона, с десктопной версии или с расширения вечная попытка подключения, и так с любого компьютера. Ошибок никаких не выдает, не ясно в чем дело
by Perish Perish, 2022-09-15

I love it. I have been use it more than 5 years. I would recommend to all IT Pro.
by It Maximizer It Maximizer, 2022-09-10
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