For Windows 95, 98, Me, NT, 2000, and XP
Secure, remote control software
If you're an IT professional, Symantec pcAnywhere lets you manage servers and provide helpdesk support remotely. It makes helpdesks more efficient and reduces call times by enabling helpdesk workers to take control of remote machines to resolve problems faster. With unparalleled security features, including increased authentication methods, mandatory passwords, serialization, integrity checking, and enhanced logging tools, Symantec pcAnywhere can be safely deployed in any environment. Administrators can create customized install sets whereby you can choose which components are installed, which settings can be modified by end-users, which pcAnywhere objects are included, and how the installation will look to the end-user. A Web deployment tool and documentation on other popular deployment methods are included.
If you work away from the office, Symantec pcAnywhere lets you connect to office PCs or servers in order to transfer files or run applications. Its optimized design ensures high performance at any connection speed, across a wide range of connection methods-including standard modems, ISDN lines, TCP/IP and SPX networks, cable, and infrared connections.
pcAnywhere Packager allows administrators to create small, customized installations, define policy settings, and generate MSI files or self-extracting executables
Remote Access Perimeter Scanner detects unprotected remote access products on network and phone lines
Rebootless Host option allows for quick installation of a pcAnywhere host without having to reboot the computer
Enhances security with more network protection features than any other remote control solution
Increases helpdesk productivity and enables remote access to servers
Lets users quickly transfer files between computers
Deploys rapidly and installs easily with Web-based deployment tools
Minimum processor: Pentium® processor for Windows 95, 98 and NT, Pentium® 150MHz processor for Windows Me, Pentium® 133MHz processor for Windows 2000, Pentium® 233MHz processor for Windows XP
Operating system: Windows® 95, Windows® 98, Windows® Me Millennium Edition, Windows® NT Workstation V4.0, Windows® NT Server V4.0, Windows® 2000 Server, Windows® 2000 Professional, Windows® XP Home, Windows® XP Professional
Minimum Memory Requirements: 16MB for Windows 95, 98 and NT, 32MB for Windows Me, 64MB for Windows 2000 and XP
Recommended memory requirements: 128MB for Windows XP, 32MB for Windows 95, 98 and NT
Minimum Disk Space Requirements: 35MB