Android Screencast – Control your Android through computer

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Android Screencast is  a cool Android app. It allows its users to control their phones right from their computers. It resembles the other app i covered in an earlier post named: LazyDroid- Access your Android from your computer. Now if you think your phone’s display screen is too small for you then apps such as Android Screencast can do a great job . It is mainly a Java-based application that work on Windows/Linux/MacOS with any android device.





Some features of Android Screencast

Here is a list of the main features that Android Screencast offers to its users:
  • It is free

  • It is easy to use

  • It has a user-friendly interface

  • It lets you control your android through your computer

  • It Supports mouse and keyboard control.

  • It Supports video recording.

  • It Supports basic file browsing.


How to install Android Screencast ?

Here are the guidelines on how to install This app as featured in Google Code:
  1. Install the android sdk (download here)

  2. Connect your device through USB cable and ensure it's detected with "adb devices"

  3. Make sure you have Java Runtime Environnement 5 or later installed

  4. Click HERE. You can launch it by typing "javaws <jnlp file>" from a command line.

There are plenty of other free Android apps that are very useful for your mobile learning , check out Free Android Apps to learn more.