Introducing Mouse Without Borders – Share one Keyboard & Mouse across multiple Windows computers

Microsoft via the Garage Project, has released a free download called Mouse Without Borders that lets you Copy-Paste, Drag and drop, share one keyboard and mouse across multiple Windows computers.

Mouse Without Borders is a very useful tool from The Garage. The Garage is located at Building 4 at Microsoft’s Redmond HQ, Redmond HQ, and a company wide program that encourages grass roots invention, tinkering, ideas and incubation of projects.

Truong Do who works by day for Microsoft Dynamics, and at The Garage in the evenings, developed Mouse Without Borders.

The software is easy to setup and in addition to enabling drag and drop of files, you can lock or log in to all PCs from one PC. Also, it even allows you to customize your Windows logo screen with the daily image from Bing or a local collection of pictures.

Features includes:
– Copy-Paste across computers
– Drag and drop files and media across computers
– Share one keyboard and mouse across multiple Windows computers
– Lock or log into all your PC’s at one time
– Share screen captures from one PC to another
– Customize your Windows logo screen.

Mouse Without Borders

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3 responses to this post.

  1. I am Testing the Mouse Without Border Tool provided by The Garage …

    I must say that it’s WHAT I WAS Waiting for to Increase my Productivity using 1 server + 2 Notepad, one of them connected to a secondary screen for Desgin and Graphical purposes …

    I used some ‘tools” to use contents from those PC’s for creating contents and reading, publishing at ther same time, and having a lot of webpages and windows on my desktops …

    While TS and the revisions and New versions of RDS evoluates, I used to open a local RDS connection, to have the benefits of copy-paste and more capacities …

    I thank the Garage Teams for this Power-user toll thaht was needed, not only for You, but also for THE WORLD and It’s a pleasur to say to you thaht is Work GOOD with One WinSRV2008 and Two Win7 Pro/Ultimate, with some Mixed Configurations, intel, amd …

    ONLY one note to share :
    Applications or Installations Blank Confirmation Screens prenvent the No-Bording unction to work … But It seem Normal to me, because of the role of the Prevention Window … Those who had unactivated the Prevention Blank screens will not have to experiment this ! As every one like …

    THANK YOU a LOT, for the Power Tool You Shared !

    Reply

  2. Any idea when a version that works on Windows 8 Dev Preview might be available?

    Reply

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