Open Source Android Apps for Developers: Androidscreencast

Open Source Android Apps for Developers: Androidscreencast (Desktop app to control an android device remotely)

Apps Description
Androidscreencast is an open source Android application which is a desktop app to control an android device remotely using mouse and keyboard. Should work on Windows/Linux/MacOS with any android device. The main features include:
* Mouse and keyboard control FOR ROOTED DEVICES ONLY
* Landscape mode (right click)
* Video recording
* Basic file browser

Project Home
http://code.google.com/p/androidscreencast/

Project owners
thiel.al…@gmail.com

Version

Downloads
http://androidscreencast.googlecode.com/svn/trunk/AndroidScreencast/dist/androidscreencast.jnlp

Source Code
# Non-members may check out a read-only working copy anonymously over HTTP.
svn checkout http://androidscreencast.googlecode.com/svn/trunk/ androidscreencast-read-only

Installation
1. Install the android sdk
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 ” from a command line.

Current limitations
* Slow refresh rate (about 4-5 fps)
* Not all keycode are mapped. See KeyMapping

Todo
* Automatic screen rotation based on the device current state.
* Improve speed
* Audio redirection

Posted by Cute Android

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