View using Google Chrome on Desktop
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 !
- Install npm with Node.js
npm installin the project's root directory
- 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
- Use the buttons on your smartphone's screen ! The server detects your active application, and the smartphone displays relevant buttons for that application.
The server can run on the following systems :
- Windows 10
- Linux using pretty much any X server
The following programs will display buttons for the following applications :
- Chrome, Chromium
Maquereau is distributed under The MIT License.