Software Update: AnyDesk 6.0.6

Version 6.0.6 of AnyDesk for Windows has been released. With this program, which is being developed by former TeamViewer employees, another computer can be taken over to manage it remotely. The program is available for Windows, Linux, FreeBSD, macOS, Android and iOS, although not every platform has the same version number. It’s free for home use; for commercial use begin the Prices at eleven dollars a month. It does not matter how many updates are released in the meantime. The changelog of the last few versions looks like this:

Changes in version 6.0.6 (Windows)

Fixed Bugs

  • Fixed connection status visibility issue
  • Fixed incorrect behavior when connecting via shortcut or command line
  • Fixed crash in address book
  • Fixed renaming of address book entries
  • Fixed dpi scaling issue in dialog to manage address books
  • Fixed timeout behavior when trying to connect to offline client
  • Fixed some blurry icons

Changes in version 5.6.0 (macOS)

New Features

  • Drag’n’drop to Applications folder installation method is offered by default now (legacy install method is still supported)
  • “Install AnyDesk Service” menu option added
  • VPN support added
  • Run user script when TCP tunnel is connected
  • Support for connecting Two-factor authentication enabled hosts

Fixed Bugs

  • Fixed bug when admin password was asked several times during the install
  • Gray bounds inside remote session window are no longer sensitive to mouse motion and clicks
  • Tags displayed correctly in Address book thumbnail mode
  • Fixed application crash on macOS Big Sur beta
  • Fixed issue with edit of Favorite items list

Changes in version 6.0.0 (Android)

  • Settings can be protected by device security
  • Implemented Access Control List
  • Read only address book
  • Start/stop session recording
  • WOL: Android can be used to wake other devices in the network
  • Fixed some dialog states after orientation change
  • Fixed 3-finger scroll in touchpad mode
  • Fixed layouts in RTL

Changes in version 5.5.6 (Android)

  • Improved AndroidTV support (opening settings)
  • Using internal WebView for web links instead of external browser

Version number 6.0.6
Release status Final
Operating systems Windows 7, Android, Linux, BSD, macOS, iOS, Windows Server 2012, Windows 8, Windows 10, Windows Server 2016, Windows Server 2019
Website AnyDesk
File size 3.50MB
License type Freeware/Paid