How to access remote access from a PC or Mac

Remote access software is becoming increasingly ubiquitous.

We now have the capability to download a version of Microsoft’s Remote Desktop client and access it from a smartphone, tablet or laptop.

Now we have the ability to install Windows Remote Desktop and use it to remotely access our Mac or PC.

But if you have a Mac or a Windows device that you don’t want to have your personal data sent over to the government, then there’s another option.

This article describes how to set up an online connection for remote access to your Mac or Windows PC from the command line.