Synergy is a free application to share the keyboard and mouse between multiple computers connected together.
Many times we have to mount some kind of professional studio in our house to perform work that requires the use of two or more screens. This is very common if you want to have an overview of the work or maybe the project is complex and requires having all the tools displayed. In this case, we set up a working suite with multiple screens, and this is where Synergy comes to facilitate our work.
Synergy is the application that lets you share the keyboard and mouse with all the computers connected in a simple manner. You only need a network connection for this software can run on all screens.
Best of Synergy is that you will not have to worry about the operating system that runs on both Windows and Macintosh and Linux. Moreover, this program stands out because it can connect computers with different operating systems and use Synergy simultaneously in all. Yes, you will have to install this open source application on all computers to run.
Use Synergy is very easy: just designate one computer as a server and move the mouse to the end of one of the screens to see how the cursor appears in the following. As a bonus, Synergy also synchronizes screen savers connected equipment, so that all are activated at the same time