Quick Start on Windows

Windows Automatic Setup

To get up and running quickly, we’ll use Jump Desktop’s automatic configuration wizard to configure your computer and use your Google account to connect to your PC. Lets start!

Using a Mac? Try the Mac Quick Start Guide instead.
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1. Download Jump Desktop


2. Install

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Once the download completes, double click the JumpDesktopInstaller.exe file to start installation.

3. Automatic Setup

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Once installed, Jump Desktop will launch automatically. Click the Start Automatic Setup button to launch the Jump Desktop Configuration Wizard. Follow the recommended wizard instructions to setup your PC.

4. Google Account information

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Make sure you enter your Google login and password on the Google login screen.

5. Make sure you’re connected and online

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Once the Wizard finishes configuring your PC, you’ll see the Jump Desktop status window. If you don’t see it, double click the Jump Desktop tray icon on the bottom right hand corner of your screen. Make sure the Jump Desktop window status says Connected and online.   Tip: If you have trouble logging in, please make sure you’re using a Google account to connect: Troubleshooting login problems

6. Configure Jump Desktop on your iOS or Android device

Click here to configure Jump on Android

Configure Automatic Setup

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Open up Jump Desktop on your Android device. If you see the Automatic Setup button, tap it and enter the same Gmail credentials you used to configure your computer. After a brief wait you should see your computer appear on the main screen.

Connect

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Tap your computer’s name to connect. Thats it! To add more computers, just install and configure Jump Desktop on the PCs and make sure you use the same Google account during configuration. The computers will automatically show up on your Android device.

Click here to configure Jump on your iPad, iPhone or iPod Touch

Configure Automatic Setup

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Now we’ll configure your iPad, iPhone or iPod Touch. Launch Jump on your iPad, iPhone, iPod Touch. Then tap the wheel button on the top left hand corner of the Jump Desktop screen (as show in the screenshot above). Then tap the Email row in the Automatic Setup section.

Enter your Google account details

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Enter the same Google account details you used to configure Jump Desktop on your PC.

Connect

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Go back to the main Jump screen. After a brief wait, you’ll see your PC listed there. Simply tap your PC’s name to connect. To add more computers, just install and configure Jump Desktop on the PCs and make sure you use the same Google account during configuration. The computers will automatically show up on your iPad / iPhone / iPod Touch.

Next steps

Learn how to use Jump Desktop’s features and controls: Also, see the controls guide and read the documentation.
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