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Turns your mobile or tablet into a touchpad and keyboard for your computer.

Project Description

Virtual Touchpad

This application allows you to use a mobile phone or tablet as a touchpad for your computer.

No software needs to be installed on the device.

How does it work?

A simple HTTP server is started on the computer, and the device connects by simply opening a URL in a browser.

To manually start the HTTP server, run the following command:

python -m virtualtouchpad

This will start a HTTP server. It will print the line

Starting server http://<computer name>:<port>/…

Open this URL on your device to start controlling your computer.

Release Notes

v0.4 - Basic help

  • Made scrolling a lot smoother
  • Added basic FAQ

v0.3 - Extended user interface

  • Added support for drag-and-drop
  • Added a bottom toolbar with a fullscreen button
  • Increased size of message box text

v0.2 - Initial release

  • Basic touchpad support, with hard-coded sensitivity and acceleration
  • Basic offline support using AppCache

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