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What is Alfred Remote? Description of Alfred Remote

Alfred Remote is your personal command centre for Alfred for Mac. Your iPhone or iPad now becomes the perfect day-long companion to your Mac, giving you instant access to your favourite features, commands and workflows.

Alfred Remote needs to be on the same network as your Mac. Alfred 4 is recommended for the broadest range of features and best experience. Alfred 3.8.6 is the minimum requirement.

Alfred 4 for Mac is available from https://www.alfredapp.com/


With a single touch on your iOS device, you can control many Alfred actions on your Mac, including:
- Show Alfred on your Mac
- System Commands: Lock, restart, shut down, log out or sleep your Mac, eject all devices, quit all apps and empty trash
- Launch Applications and System Preferences on your Mac
- Open files and folders you've defined on your Mac
- Open websites and bookmarks, or pop up Alfred with a custom search filled in
- Replace hard to remember hotkey combinations and keywords with icons on iOS

If you're an Alfred 4 or Alfred 3 Powerpack user, you can control Powerpack features, such as:
- Quickly paste user-defined clipboard snippets into text fields and documents on your Mac
- Run user-defined scripts, AppleScripts and terminal commands
- Music.app on your Mac: Play, skip, even start playing random albums
- Connecting Remote to your favourite Alfred workflows gives almost limitless possibilities!


1. Ensure that your Mac and iOS device are on the same network
2. Open Alfred's Remote preferences on Mac and select 'Add iOS Remote'
3. Open Alfred Remote on iOS to the 'Add' screen, "Looking for Alfred"
4. Select your Mac when you see it appear on iOS, then type the passcode on your Mac

Your Mac and iOS device will now be securely connected, and the power of Alfred will be at your fingertips, making you even more productive!


Alfred Remote is a counterpart app which requires Alfred on Mac, and the ability to connect to it from your iPhone/iPad over Wi-Fi.

- Alfred Remote is available for iPhone & iPad on iOS 12+
- Alfred 4 is recommended for the best experience and new features. Minimum requirement is Alfred 3.8.6 on macOS 10.9+ on your Mac
- You'll need the ability to connect both your Mac and your iOS device to the same network through wired or Wi-Fi connection
- To control Alfred's Powerpack actions, you'll need the Powerpack for Alfred on your Mac

Take a look at https://www.alfredapp.com/ for more details about Alfred for Mac and Alfred Remote.

Alfred Remote App User Reviews

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Alfred Remote Pros

Everything I Expect & MoreGreat Job Guys! Setup was a breeze! Setup on local network & WAN..Seth CalkinsVersion: 1.0

WowWow ! Just wow ! Je pense m'acheter un iPad a cause de cette application. Les possibilités pour augmenter la productivité sont infinies!.Steve St-PierreVersion: 1.0

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Alfred Remote Cons

DO NOT WASTE YOUR MONEYDoesn’t work for me either , i’d waste 4$ for filling wi-fi animation with ugly purple background … Alfred 2 said waiting for Alfred remote and Alfred Remote filling wi-fi shape, nothing happened after all , even i couldn’t connect directly… in past i used apps like this called LK Bridge and never had a problem for syncing mac application (Ableton live) with LK (iphone app) and using ableton remotly but Alfred is so stupid!!!!! i searched for soluotion and found nothing useful… PEOPLE!!!!! DO NOT BUY THIS S***.Ra-FVersion: 1.1

Volume does not workWhen you click on the system volume is does nothing to turn down the volume..Acceptance_aiVersion: 1.1

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Is Alfred Remote legit?

Yes. Alfred Remote is legit, but not 100% legit to us. This conclusion was arrived at by running over 100 Alfred Remote user reviews through our NLP machine learning process to determine if users believe the app is legitimate or not. Based on this, AppSupports Legitimacy Score for Alfred Remote is 68.5/100.

Is Alfred Remote safe?

Yes. Alfred Remote is quiet safe to use. This is based on our NLP analysis of over 100 user reviews sourced from the IOS appstore and the appstore cumulative rating of 3.8/5. AppSupports Safety Score for Alfred Remote is 73.0/100.

Should I download Alfred Remote?

There have been no security reports that makes Alfred Remote a dangerous app to use on your smartphone right now.

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Product details of Alfred Remote

App Name:
Alfred Remote
Running With Crayons Ltd
Legitimacy Score:
Safety Score:
Content Rating:
4+ Contains no objectionable material!
Productivity, Utilities
App Size:
1.38 MB
Bundle Id:
Relase Date:
28 January 2015, Wednesday
Last Update:
15 April 2021, Thursday - 10:57
IOS 12.0 or later

Alfred Remote 1.5 Update Note
✱ Version History

We've added bigger grids (up to 6x6), better Split View support and refreshed navigation. - Updated to take advantage of modern iOS device sizes and layouts - Rewritten framework for improved performance and future-proofing - Improved navigation lay....

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