How to Open the Windows Task Manager on the Host Computer (Ctrl-Alt-Del)

During a remote session, the Ctrl-Alt-Del key combination entered on the client will only be registered by the client.

This feature is not available during a view-only Monitor Host Screen session.

Windows only Available on Windows hosts only.

  • On the Remote Control toolbar, click Options > Ctrl-Alt-Del button.

    Result: The Windows Task Manager opens on the host computer.

Tip: You can also use a hotkey to send the Ctrl-Alt-Del command to the host. The default is Ctrl-Alt-Insert. To change the hotkey, open the host preferences and go to General > Remote Control > Interaction and select a key combination from the Ctrl-Alt-Del hotkey combination drop-down list.