Maquereau

Maquereau is a tool to let you use your phone as a remote control for multiple applications opened on your desktop. Use your smartphone as a keyboard extension !

Installation

  • Install npm with Node.js
  • Run npm install in the project's root directory

Usage

  • Run the server on your desktop using node app.js. The IP address of your desktop is displayed.
  • With your smartphone or another device, navigate to the displayed addres at the port :3000.
  • Use the buttons on your smartphone's screen ! The server detects your active application, and the smartphone displays relevant buttons for that application.

Compatibility

Server

The server can run on the following systems :

  • Windows 10
  • Linux using pretty much any X server

Programs

The following programs will display buttons for the following applications :

  • Chrome, Chromium
  • PowerPoint
  • Slack
  • WebStorm

License

Maquereau is distributed under The MIT License.

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