App turns iPhone and iPad into wireless keyboard and trackpad for Mac and PC
A keyboard and trackpad for Mac and Windows PC that you always have in your pocket? Is there. Simply use an iPhone or an iPad for this. But you still need a suitable app like “Remote Trackpad and Keyboard”. Normally you have to pay 1.99 euros for this in the App Store. Currently, however, you can leave the money behind, because the practical app is free for a limited time. There are no in-app purchases or other sleight of hand tricks – free is free.
In order for the app to work, you still need one Download and install the little helper app for the Mac (from macOS 10.10 or newer) or the PC (from Windows 7 or newer).. The iPhone and iPad app then explains exactly how this works. Also necessary: iPhone, iPad, Mac and PC must all be in the same WLAN. But why do you need such a trackpad and keyboard solution?
Danger. Please check the price again before downloading. Unfortunately, it is not known how long the app will be free:
For example, you can now control your computer from the comfort of your couch. Practical if it is connected to the TV via HDMI. So you can stay seated and don’t have to run to make a change every time.
How convincing is the app?
That sounds pretty good, but what are previous users saying about “Remote Trackpad and Keyboard”? The German App Store is less informative or representative. Unlike the US counterpart. There, the app has so far secured 4.6 out of 5 maximum stars with currently 92 ratings. In short: You are welcome to try it out.
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Important to know: iPhone and iPad should have at least iOS 14.3 installed. Approximately 10 MB of free disk space is also required. Please check the price again before downloading. Unfortunately, it is not known how long the app will be free of charge. This was last the case for 3 days in August last year.