The OnLive Desktop app enables users to unleash the power of the tablet like any Android Tablet or the Apple iPad to another level ,and that is to run them to a Windows 7 desktop above its Operating system freeing users from their PCs even if they want to use Microsoft Office
Welcome the OnLive Desktop App to the World of Tablets . However , before you download the 5MB app, you have to sign up for a free account at desktop , onlive.com . it comes with 2GB of free storage. Usually after signing in, you can upload your documents into OnLive Files, which is the cloud storage Web portal for use with the app.
Once user uploaded the files, it will synch automatically with the documents folder in the OnLive Desktop app.During the initial start up of the app, user will be greeted with a login page, use the same login name and password which you have previously registered, to log in then a windows 7 operating system will surface on your tablet in a few second.
The App full package upload will come with Microsoft Word, Excel and power Point applications, you get paint, Notes, Calculator etc . The OnLive Desktop App is now available free in the Android Market, allowing user to get their work done anywhere with unprecedented speed and efficiency.
It totally allows user to enjoy a no-compromise, media-rich, multi-touch Windows desktop on your tablet, with fully functional applications such as Microsoft Word, Excel, PowerPoint and Adobe Reader, along with 2GB of cloud storage. The OnLive Desktop Plus service, available for $4.99/month at desktop.onlive.com, provides all OnLive Desktop Standard features plus our gigabit-speed accelerated browsing—the world’s fastest browsing experience, whether you’re connecting over Wi-Fi- or 4G LTE. Together, we think they’ll change the way you look at your tablet forever.ky Notes Too.
The subscription also gives user to access to OnLive Files , Gmail webmail and DropBox support, in fact, at a US$9.99 per month plan applicants will gets a 50 GB cloud storage and additional applications , all being rolled out in the future .
Nevertheless, OnLive Desktop provides a great and free alternative to tablets users who need full featured Microsoft Office applications to edit their document on the go.
Presently the OnLive Desktop app requires at least Android 2.3 and is compatible with the following tablets: Apple ipad , Acer Iconia Tab A500, ASUS Eee TF101, Motorola Xoom, Samsung Galaxy Tab 8.9 and 10.1, and HTC Jetstream.