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Meshcentral.com - Full Screen Remote Desktop
By ylian-saint-hilaire (Intel)Posted 03/20/20121
After many requests, yesterday I finally looked at offering a new fullscreen feature for the web based remote desktop on Meshcentral.com. As many of you already know, Meshcentral's agents have built-in remote desktop capability on Windows, MacOS and some variants of Linux. The remote desktop is ...
Meshcentral.com - Date & time in file manager
By ylian-saint-hilaire (Intel)Posted 03/09/20120
Quick note to point out that I added a few days ago the last modified date and time of files and directories in the web based remote file browser in Meshcentral.com. Some have been asking for this feature since they deal with loads of log files and need to know which file is the latest one, etc....
Meshcentral.com - Now with RDP support
By ylian-saint-hilaire (Intel)Posted 03/06/20120
I am keeping up the bug fixing and development on meshcentral.com, the remote computer monitoring and management web site. Today, I am very glad to announce that I just added RDP support to the site. You can now start a Windows Terminal Session from Meshcentral with just a few clicks, as long as...
Meshcentral.com - Now with Pogoplug support!
By ylian-saint-hilaire (Intel)Posted 01/24/20120
A few weeks back I went on eBay and got myself two Pogoplug devices. Very nice little media and file sharing devices, you plug storage in the USB ports and you get access to the data anywhere on the internet. The devices are not expensive at all and very functional. One of the things that intere...
Meshcentral.com - Improved MacOSX support
By ylian-saint-hilaire (Intel)Posted 01/23/20120
One of the problems I have been facing over the last few months was around the Mac OSX mesh agent. It just did not work right and so, over the last two weeks, I really made a big effort to improve it. Today, I released version 1.54 of the agent that seems to work much better. First, the remote d...
Meshcentral.com - Waking up computers
By ylian-saint-hilaire (Intel)Posted 01/09/20120
With this post, I want to cover how Meshcentral.com powers up sleeping computers. As many of you know, you can go on the web site, see all your computers and select one or many and remotely powered them off, reset them, etc. These operations are fairly simple, just tell the mesh agent to instruc...
Meshcentral.com - Tiny computers
By ylian-saint-hilaire (Intel)Posted 01/05/20120
As many of you know, Meshcentral.com works best when you have a few computers on your local network. For example: To wake up a computer within your network, another computer needs to be on. Whatever computer is powered on will serve as the relay to send the wake-on-lan packet to the computer tha...
Meshcentral.com - Golem.de German Article
By ylian-saint-hilaire (Intel)Posted 01/04/20121
Just two days after spotting an article about Meshcentral.com on The Verge, I noticed some more traffic on the server and started looking around to see why. Well, I found another article on a German online publication, Golem.de. I am often confused for a German but, sadly, I dont' speak the lang...
Meshcentral.com - The Verge
By ylian-saint-hilaire (Intel)Posted 01/03/20120
A few people within Intel today mailed me to said they had seen an article about Meshcentral.com on The Verge, an online publication. The full article is here, titled "Meshcentral: multi-platform remote access built on HTML5". It's short and accurate except they misspelled my name! One of the th...
Meshcentral.com - New Mobile Application
By ylian-saint-hilaire (Intel)Posted 01/02/20125
It's 2012 now and time to get back to work, but not before telling you a little about what I have been doing over the holiday break. Yes, I have been coding! About two months ago, I started working on a new version of the Meshcentral mobile application, this time, I wanted it to work on Android ...