Updated: 04/26/2017 by Computer Hope
Alternatively referred to as remote administration, remote admin is way to control another computer without physically being in front of it.
Below are some examples of how remote administration could be used.
- Remotely run a program or copy a file.
- Remotely connect to another machine to troubleshoot issues.
- Remotely shutdown a computer.
- Install software to another computer.
- Monitor the remote computers activity.