How to Remote Control Samsung Tablet?

A Samsung tablet forgotten at home is a big problem for an active user, especially if it has necessary work files. Fortunately, Samsung tablets allow you to set up remote access like laptops. Two programs are suitable for this: AirDroid and Teamviewer. They allow you to remote control a Samsung tablet, get files and download or delete data.

Through these applications, you can not only use your Samsung smartphone or tablet while at your computer but also configure gadgets remotely: for friends, older relatives, or colleagues. I note right away that all the methods given in the article are safe for both the PC and the Android /iOS. In the guide, I will discuss how you can remote control Samsung tablet from a computer. So, let's talk in more detail about each.

Part 1: Solutions to Remote Control Samsung Tablet

1. AirDroid Personal

AirDroid Personal is a remote access solution that allows users to sync, connect and control Android and iOS devices remotely through their computer. It helps you manage contacts, view messages, and perform the process of copying files from computer to phone very quickly and easily.

When you have connected two devices, a computer, and a phone, together; Now users can use the computer to text, check their inbox, or create phone contacts very quickly. Or you can also use your computer to chat with friends through Android Messages, or WhatsApp on your Samsung tablet, without holding your tablet.

Besides, the transfer of data files (images, music files, documents) from computer to phone is also done very quickly and efficiently by AirDroid Personal. Users can use the mouse and keyboard to control the phone, ensuring faster and more convenient operations. Surely this will be an exciting thing that you should experience. If you lose your Samsung tablet, you can Easily locate and track it. In addition, you can transfer all the files and data on your device to your computer and erase the data on your lost Android Phone.

To get started, just register - enter your email address and the application on your mobile devices. The AirDroid Personal interface is simple and user-friendly, so there will be no difficulties. If you want to get the premium version, it is available at an affordable price. The premium version of AirDroid Personal is available in three options: $1.99 a month, $19.99 a year, or $38.99 for two years. The AirDroid premium version comes with more features than the free version.

What you can do on your Samsung tablet via PC using AirDroid Personal:

1. File manager and file transfer between devices;

2. Remote control and manage Samsung tablet from the web;

3. Viewing and reply SMS messages;;

4. Multimedia playback;

5. Launch cameras and broadcast sound;

AirDroid Personal
  • Support both root and non-root devices;
  • Without using a USB Cable; No cording requires;
  • Remote Keyboard: use the computer keyboard to type on the phone;
  • File transfer support;
  • Access to mobile device camera from the computer.

2 Options for AirDroid to Remote Control Tablet:

Option 1. Via Software on a PC

Step 1: Download and install the AirDroid Personal app on Samsung tablet and PC.

Step 2: Open the AirDroid Personal application on your Samsung tablet and Log in to your account.

Step 3: Go to the “security and remote feature” menu and allow remote control permission.

Step 4: Open the AirDroid desktop client and log in to the same AirDroid account.

Step 5: Press the Telescope button on the left menu bar.

Step 6: Select the device and press the Remote access button.

Step 7: Congratulations, the Samsung tablet will be mirrored on your PC.

Option 2. from the web (

Method number 2 is so simple and is activated as follows:

Step 1: In the search bar of the PC browser, you need to enter the query ""

Step 2: Next, visit the site and understand the registration procedure.

Step 3: After that, download and install the program on your Samsung tablet.

Step 4: And login to your account already there or scan the QR code.


After these simple steps, you'll be able to manage and write SMS using remote access via a PC. In addition, access to audio and video files stored on the mobile device has opened. You can also track the gadget's location, connect to the camera, take photos, etc.

2. TeamViewer Support

Perhaps the most famous program that is used to remote control a computer now such an opportunity is also available for Samsung Tablets. Moreover, two functions are available - gaining access from the phone to the PC and vice versa. A very simple, easy-to-use application that contains a minimum of settings and is ideal for a novice user. It shows an excellent file transfer speed and is distributed totally free of charge.

Using the program's capabilities is extremely simple. To get started,

Step 1: Install the official Teamviewer application from PlayMarket on the Samsung Tablet and the device from which the control will be carried out.

Step 2: You will see an id at the bottom of the display on the phone, which you will need to enter into the program on the computer.

Step 3: Then, click "Connect" to activate the application.

Step 4: That's it: you have full access to your smartphone. However, remember that on the iPhone, you can only view the screen but not control it.

Teamviewer features for users - application management, Wi-Fi, and file transfer. The disadvantage is that most devices require connection confirmation. If there is no device nearby, the connection will fail.

Part 2: AirDroid vs.TeamViewer : Which One Is Better? 

AirDroid Personal is one of the best and most popular remote control apps. AirDroid is a shareware Internet tool that allows you to establish a connection between a computer and a mobile device for remote control without a USB cable.

The interface of the tool is very user-friendly. There is a handy extension for the Google Chrome browser (the best alternative to the Visor add-on), and you can access all phone settings by going to a specific IP in the address bar.

AirDroid offers two remote control options: via the AirDroid Personal app or the web version. For successful work, users do not need to deal with the settings for a long time. The application offers built-in instruction that will tell you how to connect your Samsung Tablet step by step. 

AirDroid Personal is free to use for basic functions(file transfer, remote control, notifications & SMS management). But you can get the pro version for only $3.99 per month.

Almost all of you know TeamViewer as an excellent program for organizing remote access to a computer. Now the developers have also created a mobile version that helps create streaming data from a smartphone to a PC. It is easy to use: there are no complicated settings, so it is well suited for the amateur level. 

With it, you can also give remote access to your device to other users but, at the same time, control the process (you will see everything that happens with your smartphone and can influence it). To start using TeamViewer, you need to download the program to your computer, install the mobile application and run them simultaneously. There may be some issues with performance when the internet connection is slow.

TeamViewer tool is very costly, you have to pay $23.90 per month to get premium features.

Based on the above comparison of features, costs, and remote control methods, I state that AirDroid Personal is the better choice.

Part 3: Summary

To sum up, if you need to open your Samsung tablet on the computer screen from time to time. For example, if you need to communicate via messenger or open a specific application for which there will be no browser counterpart. Also, such a need may arise for office employees who need to demonstrate a presentation made on a smartphone on a large screen. AirDroid Personal is one of the most convenient applications that will help you open your Samsung tablet on a personal computer screen.

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