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virtual-touchpad 0.6

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

Latest Version: 0.19.1

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

v0.6 - Windows support
* It is now possible to run virtual-touchpad on Windows

v0.5 - Installation possible
* Corrected snapping of bottom tool bar
* Corrected bugs in setup script that prevented virtual-touchpad from being

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  
File Type Py Version Uploaded on Size
virtual-touchpad-0.6.tar.gz (md5) Source 2014-02-10 48KB