The file transfer mode in TeamViewer
The advantages of the program for remote computer management TeamViewer such as: simple and user-friendly interface, free to use basic functionality in a non-commercial, text, audio and video tools of communication with the user of the remote PC and the possibility of two-way file transfer. File transfer with TeamViewer can be carried out during a remote control and a separate process without displaying the screen of the remote machine. Below we consider this a separate process file transfer in TeamViewer.
Mode file transfer TeamViewer
Transferring files is gentle treatment of the use of resources on both computers (local and remote). In this mode, TeamViewer file transfer, even on devices with average performance will be almost imperceptible.
To use only file transfer mode in the window of the TeamViewer connection, in the management of a remote computer, enter the identifier (ID), respectively, of the remote device. Preset-check the remote control shooting select the «file Transfer». Then click «connect to partner».
Enter the password of the remote computer previously requested along with the ID of its user.
File transfer TeamViewer provides a minimalistic file Manager displaying the contents of the remote computer, including hidden items. Thanks to this user on the local computer, transferring files, can directly put them in the right folder on the remote computer.
This can be, for example, folder user Windows profile, sharpened by working with certain applications, it may be the system folder AppData that contains the settings and cache many Windows programs, it can be any other folder of the system drive with public access or non-system disk folder on the remote computer. The file transfer mode is limited only by the impossibility of putting data in the system folders in root of the system drive (Windows, Program Files, etc.).
To transfer files you need to open the path in the left part of file Manager TeamViewer (this is the disk space on the local computer). The target path of the file you want to select in the right side of the file Manager (this is the disk space of the remote computer). Holding down the Ctrl key on the local computer, you can choose multiple folders or files to transfer. The process of data transmission starts the normal drag from one window to another or by clicking on «Send».
The file transfer process can be monitored in a small info box, which appears immediately after the start of uploading files. In particular, this window will display the data transfer speed and estimated time to complete the operation.
The file transfer mode also provides some management capabilities folders and files on the remote computer. Using file Manager you can delete existing files and folders and create new folders.
On the remote computer will display an information window with fixing all carried out in the framework of remote access operations. This window provides a stop file transfer a separate button which, when pressed, the user of the remote computer at any time may withdraw from the passed file.
The file transfer mode is bilateral. Any files on the remote computer can be copied to the local computer. Transfer file to the local computer are drag-and-drop or the «Send»button.
Transfer files during remote control
To transfer files in the process of remote management, you must perform appropriate connection.
In the ribbon menu at the top of the window displaying the remote computer screen, select the item «file Transfer». Will appear the file Manager, with which you can work exactly the same as when transferring files in separate mode TeamViewer.
In remote control mode transferred files can be directly drag to the TeamViewer window and place them in the desired folders using Windows Explorer or third-party file Manager on the remote PC. However, this process can take a long time, if at least one of the computers has a slight system resources. For the weak computing devices implementing or providing remote access can be exclusive luxury, absorbing a large part of scarce resources and leaving for action users low performance. In this case, access to the contents of the hard disk of a remote computer from your local computer easier to get through the file Manager TeamViewer. However, without the remote control mode can not do when you put the files in the aforementioned folders on the system drive.