Thincast Client Beta

Thincast Client Beta

Thincast Client allows you to access all your virtual desktops running on Thincast Workstation. It's completely free and available for Windows, MacOS & Linux.

Features

Remote Management

Simply access, start and stop the virtual machines on your host from anywhere.

Automatic Server Discovery

If your host is in the same network scope you don't need any configuration at all thanks to our auto discovery feature.

Hardware video decoding

Thincast Client makes extensive use of hardware video decoding to enhance the performance and save valuable CPU power.

Technical Specifications

System requirements

Architecture
Thincast Client does support x86 and x64 environments.

Memory and storage
Thincast Client requires between 100MB and 300MB of RAM and around 50MB of hard disk space.

Graphics card
To use the advantage of hardware video decoding your GPU must support at least DirectX version 9.0c. However the GPU software drivers must support DirectX 11 Feature Level 9.1 (which means the DirectX 11 API has been implemented in the GPU software driver to be compatible with DirectX 9 hardware). The following list shows supported GPUs but is subject to driver support for your operating system:

  • Nvidia Geforce 8 Series or higher
  • AMD HD 2000 Series or higher
  • Intel HD Graphics Sandy Bridge generation or higher
Latest graphics card driver on the host system is required!

Supported operating systems

Windows

  • Windows 7 / 8 / 8.1 / 10
  • Windows Server 2008 R2 / 2012 / 2012 R2 / 2012 / 2016

macOS

  • macOS 10.10 or later is supported

Linux

  • Ubuntu 16.04 (xenial) / 17.10 (artful) / 18.04 (bionic)
  • Debian 9 (stretch) / sid
  • OpenSUSE 42.3
  • Fedora 27

Resources

Download Thincast Client Beta

User manual

Thincas Client - User Manual

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FAQs

FAQs

Simple answers to the most common questions.

  • Supported operating systems

    Windows

    • Windows 7 / 8 / 8.1 / 10
    • Windows Server 2008 R2 / 2012 / 2012 R2 / 2012 / 2016

    macOS

    • macOS 10.10 or later is supported

    Linux

    • Ubuntu 16.04 (xenial) / 17.10 (artful) / 18.04 (bionic)
    • Debian 9 (stretch) / unstable (sid)
    • OpenSUSE 42.3
    • Fedora 27
  • How do I contact Thincast support?

    Should you experience any issues with Thincast Client or have support questions please use our contact formular.

  • What is a TSRP?

    In certain cases Thincast Support might request a TSRP (Thincast Support Request Package) from you to analyze your problem.
    In such cases please follow the instructions from our Thincast Support engineers.

  • Thincast Beta program

    The Thincast Beta program gives you early access to our preview releases! You can download and install Thincast Beta versions for free!

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