TeamViewer provides software for both remote management and online collaborations. With TeamViewer, users have access to fully integrated online conference solutions for audio and video communication, including interactive screen sharing and remote access features.https://media.trustradius.com/product-logos/5v/PN/4ZAW7KOFDJ2B.JPEGTeamViewerTeamviewer is great!2019-03-21T00:07:52.436ZIt's good for connecting with customers to help troubleshoot and walk users through solving a technical issue. This is a great tool because it allows both the users and tech to see the same screen so everything that's happening during the troubleshooting is seen by users from both sides. TeamViewer can also be used for upgrading servers without needing to set up a VPN, etc.,Fast and reliable. I really like the ability to prioritize the speed or quality of the image. I also like that you can set a static password so that you do not need to use the auto-generated passwords each time.,Maybe include a chat feature like Zoom Meeting, etc. Also, the ability for multiple people to connect to one machine. Ultimately, if Teamviewer can enhance video sharing so that it isn't jumpy that would be excellent,10,It's been positive so far as it allows us to easily and effectively access the client's desktop for troubleshooting purposes It allows for remote sessions into a company resource without the need to set up more complex VPN It also helps to transfer files between computers, even though it is not connected to the network as long as there is working internet.,Zoom and Skype,Zoom Video Webinar, Dropbox, OneDrive,2,,Troubleshooting client's machines/system System update from offsite transferring files,we were able to transfer files without setting up an FTP site We are able to use Teamviewer to see what clients do wrong and direct them to fix their mistakes we were able to use TeamViewer for one on one training,if multiple people can connect to one machine, it may help with training groups of people at once if video sharing were fast enough, it could help enhance certain sessions that require it We need to explore the advanced features to see what we can benefit from,10,Not Sure,Price Product Features Product Usability Product Reputation Prior Experience with the Product,If I were to do it over again, I don't think I will change anything. The evaluation and selection process was done based on prior experience with the product, which had a lot of good things and positive experience and it helped to quickly back up the decision to go with this product.,Implemented in-house,No,Sometimes there is a mismatch with versioning and that can be a bit problematic since a lot of people use one time run instead of install.,10,10,No,N/A, never had to use the support for TeamViewer,connect to another machine using the code and password file transfers are easy to use recording the session is particularly useful and easy to use,set a static password - not so much difficult, but you have to dig into it to find out it is available version inconsistency - often times someone will download TeamViewer and it is a different version than yours, raising the error of version mismatch sharing screen with a video playing lags the system a bit,Yes, but I don't use it,10Verified UserTeamViewer is a must have in your Technology Tool Kit!2019-02-11T16:51:33.058ZWe used TeamViewer for our Remote users for support. We had issues in supporting the remote users and trying to access with Remote Desktop with VPN. TeamViewer made that process easy! I have had many instances of users either working from different states, at conferences, etc. They have needed immediate help with issues. TeamViewer was my only option and first choice for support. This product does exactly what it is built to do.,Remote access from anywhere as long as you have an internet connection. File Sharing is simple and easy Ease of Use for any users and is not dependent on experience or technology knowledge. Chat is a great feature when both users are limited in telephone or cellular access.,None that I have noticed.,10,No negative impact only positive. This has made my remote support seamless.,UserZoom and GoToMyPC,Apple Remote Desktop, Bomgar Remote Support Software, Remote Desktop Services,10,2,Out of state Users Remote/Work From Home Users IT Department Members,None,We use it at the capacity our organization is setup.,10,No,Price Product Features Product Usability Product Reputation Prior Experience with the Product,No.,Implemented in-house,No,Change management was minimal,None,10,Self-taught,Easy as pie! Yes for those with knowledge of desktop remote access.,10,No,10,No,The support ID for my desktop app was not working. I received and error that my machine was using a duplicate ID. I was not able to reset it, so the Support team pointed me to a KB Article. The article helped me resolve the issue quickly. The support to having the knowledge of what KB would help was essential to my success in resolving.,Remote desktop function is simple and easy to use. Just provide or receive the ID and Password and off you go. Sharing screen and switching between users was simple as a click of the button. Remote desktop into systems is easy.,I do not use all the functions of the product so nothing that I use is difficult.,Yes,10Brian SossamonEasyTeams2018-03-14T22:02:25.733ZTeamviewer provides an easy solution by which I can remote into the laptops of consultants when they are doing on-site work for us remotely on our off-site infrastructure.,Teamviewer provides a very easy pass key based authentication system by which you can remote into the host machine. It provides a very simple to set up a sharing session Provides a very simple to install executable,Maybe it could provide a prompt for when you would like to allow control of your machine before passing keyboard and mouse control Some optimizing for slower speed internet connections to make it more usable over something like a MiFi connection,7,Overall I it's think positive as it saves time and is very easy to use.,GoToMeeting,WebEx Meetings, GoToMeeting,12,,remote support collaboration with junior technical staff,control of remote network equipment through a serial connection on a remote laptop,it might replace our corp standard for laptop and remote user support,7,No,Price Product Usability Existing Relationship with the Vendor,We followed our standard methodology.,Implemented in-house,No,Change management was minimal,no major issues,7,No,7,No,Overall it has been good but nothing exceptional comes to mind.,remote login remote control,file transfer,Yes,8John DopsonGreat Remote Troubleshooting tool---TeamViewer2015-10-08T15:42:43.442ZTeamViewer is primarily used by our infrastructure team to assist resources or consultants who are working remotely. Well, we can log in and access the user's computer remotely and resolve any kind of computer issue they may be having. We do have a cloud based email service and sometimes users run into issues accessing the web-mail. Also, if users have any issues related to VPN connection or any other network connectivity issue, we can resolve it using TeamView, hence troubleshooting the user's issue helps us to boost our business and it helps our resources to focus better.,You can instantly connect to a user's computer and take full control. You can also transfer data (such as Windows files etc.) using this application. It gives the option to do video and audio conference and chatting. You can schedule and hold meetings as well.,Connection timed out issue: Though the connection to the remote computer is instant but the connection sometimes doesn't last for long despite good internet connectivity at both ends. I am not sure if the application in itself has a loophole which perhaps the developers would like to address. Sometimes the mouse pointer freezes when you are already working on the remote machine.,8,Better customer service for sure in help desk environments. Better efficiency for troubleshooting, existing team resources, and computer issues. They are able to focus in their work much better and this increases the overall productivity.,Gotomeeting,,,Mainly used for remote troubleshooting.,For hosting or scheduling meetings.,8,No,Product Features Prior Experience with the Product,None,Don't know,None,5,No,6,No,never used support,Remote connection to computers in remote locations. File transfer is also easy,Haven't had any such situation,8Ratulsnigdha SahaGreat remote assistant software becomes great web conferencing software2014-01-28T19:16:54.337ZWe initially purchased TeamViewer for remote assistance for Help Desk users and remote server administration. We now have begun using the software for web conferencing and recording.,High quality recordings are very small (Web Conferencing) Web Conference attendees can use an In-Browser flash viewer or a one-time executable viewer Mac and Windows QuickSupport clients The TeamViewer client also works as an Instant Messaging platform Remote sessions can be shared with other team members Constantly evolving (both VoIP and Web Conferencing are new features since we first purchased the product),Newest version is kind of pushy about trying to get you to purchase their ITBrain product Linux version uses Wine, would like to see a native executable like the Mac version Add back the ability to enable/disable Direct-In,9,Lower costs for web conferencing Faster resolution time on help desk tickets Increased off-hours coverage,,9,,1,Remote Assistance Web Conferencing Remote Server Access,Remote File Transfer DR Site Administration,Mobile Device Support,Yes,Price Product Features Product Usability,We evaluated several solutions. TeamViewer simply came out as the best solution for our needs and our budget. I wouldn't change anything.,Implemented in-house,No,Change management was minimal,Needed to train our staff (about 1 hour) Deploying the QuickSupport executable to end systems,10,Self-taught,Yes, there are several good documents on the TeamViewer site that allowed us to create our own training.,No,9,I've only had one time that I needed support from TeamViewer and it was for a beta version. Their support provided an acceptable solution and the problem was fixed once that version was out of beta.,QuickSupport allows for you to use a code and pin for accessing remote systems Custom QuickSupport also adds the ability to tie a QuickSupport executable to a user id...no need for code and pin The in-browser viewer for web conferences is a better solution than most,I would like a way to disable specific system alerts without purchasing the ITBrain product,Yes, but I don't use it,10,9,7,8,Help Desk,8,9,9,Yes,Windows 8 Support,Nothing yet, but they are always impressing us with their new features,No,NoMike RobinsonTeamViewer is fine collaboration tool with some nice extra features.2015-09-30T21:30:51.524ZTeamViewer is used for collaboration, recording tutorials, and remote access. It is used across half our departments and provides easy access and collaboration for our users.,TeamViewer is particularly convenient for collaborations and online meetings when something like Google Hangouts just isn't robust enough. An added bonus we've discovered is the ability to record a session as a quick and easy way to make instructional tutorials. The remote access feature is particularly nice so long as you secure it.,TeamViewer could offer logs of remote access in a weekly report to make tracking of access easier.,9,TeamViewer has added employee efficiency in the IT department and in management.,Google Hangouts and GoToMeeting,3,2,Remote collaboration is the primary use of TeamViewer for us. Remote access to machines is a nice added benefit. Screen sharing while offsite with TeamViewer is helpful for troubleshooting individual machines.,Being able to record a session as a tutorial or informational video is a huge bonus.,We don't yet use TeamViewer for customer tech support but haven't ruled it out as an option.,9,No,Product Features Product Usability Product Reputation Prior Experience with the Product,We would have tried out the free trial sooner had we known how useful this tool could be. We weren't aware of what we were missing.,Implemented in-house,No,Change management was minimal,There really weren't any significant issues. In some cases a user didn't initially apply the key and their trial would run out.,10,Screen sharing and meeting setup. Remote access. Recording a meeting.,Setting up remote access can be tricky at first, but easy once you figure it out.,Yes, but I don't use it,10Verified User
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February 11, 2019
Score 10 out of 10
Read Brian Sossamon's full review
We used a deployment solution to distribute the application with no issues.
December 04, 2014
Read Mike Robinson's full review
We trained out technicians in the use of the application in about an hour.
September 30, 2015
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The implementation was really straight forward and didn't give us any trouble.
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TeamViewer aims to empower users to connect anything, anywhere, anytime. The company says its solution offers secure remote access, support, control and collaboration capabilities for online endpoints of any kind. The vendor says TeamViewer has been activated on more than 1.7 billion devices and serves at least 40 million concurrent connections at any time. Founded in 2005, the company employs more than 700 people in offices across Germany, the United States, Japan and Australia.
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