The TeamViewer is a software which can be mainly used to access the remote control, online gaming, desktop sharing, web conferencing and file transferring between two connected computers. It supports the multiple operating systems such as Windows Operating system, Mac OS, Linux, iOS, Android, Windows RT, Chrome OS, Windows Phone 8, and Blackberry operating systems. It is also possible to access a machine running TeamViewer with a web browser itself. The main focus of the TeamViewer software is remote control of computers, collaboration and presentation features are also included.
The TeamViewer software can be available for free of cost for users, Business, Premium and Corporate versions. It has been founded in the year 2005 in Göppingen, Germany. It is basically an UK-based private equity firm Permira acquired TeamViewer GmbH from Durham, North Carolina-based software developer GFI Software in the year 2014. The TeamViewer services have been used to involve the technical support scams by using the telephone calls.