Compare Adobe Connect vs. TeamViewer

Cancel
You must select at least 2 products to compare!
Adobe Connect Logo
3,334 views|2,711 comparisons
TeamViewer Logo
23,124 views|20,430 comparisons
Most Helpful Review
Find out what your peers are saying about Adobe Connect vs. TeamViewer and other solutions. Updated: July 2021.
523,230 professionals have used our research since 2012.
Quotes From Members

We asked business professionals to review the solutions they use. Here are some excerpts of what they said:

Pros
"The most critical feature is the POA, but Breakout sessions are definitely my favorite.""Screen share and document share are good features."

More Adobe Connect Pros »

"There have been a couple of times with the handy remote access feature, where I have been asked for something at eight o'clock on a Thursday evening and it is on my desk machine, but I am driving back to my office. With TeamViewer, I can just stay at my home machine, connect to my work machine, and get the data needed without having to drive back across town.""Ease of use was the number-one thing. It's an industry leader for ease of use, specifically on the client-side, which is the absolutely critical thing. If I want to connect to somebody, how easily can I — without seeing their computer — walk them through the steps to install it to a point where I can key in the code and help them resolve their situation?... TeamViewer is just a dead-solid, easy answer.""It's pretty easy to use. Just key in an ID and password and connect. For meetings, just enter the meeting ID and connect.""The best feature is the remote access and being able to control another person's computer when you're showing them something, or teaching them how to do something during training, or fixing a problem they're having.""The TeamViewer system has some built-in security. The TeamViewer client connects to the TeamViewer host securely. Only a certain number of authorized users on our side have access to the system. Even within that, an individual endpoint can be assigned to a group, where not everybody has access but, rather, just one or two people who are part of a support team might have access to that particular device. So TeamViewer has given us tools to be able to segregate who has access to different things.""We also use it a lot for remote site assistance. We've set up our internal authentication for unattended access to our remote sites. That makes it very easy and convenient to remotely connect with our users and our client machines whenever we need to. It's set as a direct, secure connection. As long as the station has internet access, we can see it and it makes remote support very simple.""With an image, you can see immediately what's going on. You can run some tests. Without the solution, you need to do everything by telephone. It's not even thinkable.""TeamViewer has been one of the easiest, right off the bat products, that we have employed at the college. We have had no issues. It's been one of the easiest solutions to pick up."

More TeamViewer Pros »

Cons
"We would like to see support for exportable files that have been uploaded into Adobe Connect as templates for activities.""Interface and layout options could be improved."

More Adobe Connect Cons »

"On occasion, when remote connection process can't connect to a machine, the error messages aren't always helpful to tell you why you can't connect, as the message doesn't help troubleshoot whether it is too slow, too much interference, etc. I usually have to run to another computer and figure out what is going on, then restart it. The diagnostics could be improved.""Every now and then you'll get a silent crash and you relaunch the application. But it happens no more than with anything else in the Windows environment.""If were to I put myself in the seat of a small business owner, I would prefer TeamViewer to be more of a pay-once-and-own-it solution, rather than paying via a subscription model (although I am using the free version). Only annual subscriptions are available. It makes paying for it the first time seem a little daunting.""Sometimes we'll have a device in the field, and I'll click on remote control and it says "Can't authenticate." I'll double click in a different part of the TeamViewer interface and it'll say "Can't authenticate." Then I'll do it a third time and it connects. It's possible that it's just bad luck. It's also very possible that it's some bug within TeamViewer...""It's not the program itself that's an issue, but there is a need for some better documentation on how to use the web portal Management Console. That seems to be a bit lacking in directions, if you aren't paying attention and you don't know what to do. Better documentation would make it a little bit easier to set things up in different groups and share groups between people.""A feature that they could add is chat with sound to talk.""Sometimes, the app can be a little cumbersome when accessing certain aspects of the program.""Some of the additional features, like the meeting stuff, is making it too cluttered."

More TeamViewer Cons »

Pricing and Cost Advice
Information Not Available
"It has probably saved us several thousands of dollars because we have quick access anywhere. We don't have to worry about finding people onsite or arranging conference calls. We also save time and money with it because we don't have to send somebody onsite to troubleshoot.""TeamViewer offers a free version to try. Download and give it a shot. See what it's like and if you like it, then buy the license for it.""...it will cost you $1,500 to $1,600 a year, but when I think of how much work I do through TeamViewer...""It does what I need it to do but I think it's expensive. It wasn't easy for me to get approval from the company to get it... It's costing us about $700 a year, per license.""TeamViewer is $600 or $700 per port per year...""The cost is in the thousands of dollars per year.""We have a corporate license. The maximum amount number of users changes based on the amount you pay. E.g., with our license, there is a maximum amount of users who can use the solution at the same time (10 users).""TeamViewer was willing to give us a one-year package. Whereas, a lot of the other companies that we explored were paid by the month or quarter. It's just easier for our finance people at the college if we can make a one-time yearly payment."

More TeamViewer Pricing and Cost Advice »

report
Use our free recommendation engine to learn which Virtual Meetings solutions are best for your needs.
523,230 professionals have used our research since 2012.
Questions from the Community
Ask a question

Earn 20 points

Top Answer: I have found the solution to be user-friendly even for beginners. It is not that sophisticated. There are different types of security features available, such as encryption and random machine ID.
Top Answer: There is a free and paid version of this solution. I am currently using the free version.
Top Answer: There is a paid version of this solution with more features available. However, they should provide more free features to the user, such as factor authentication.
Ranking
9th
out of 59 in Virtual Meetings
Views
3,334
Comparisons
2,711
Reviews
2
Average Words per Review
286
Rating
8.5
1st
out of 59 in Virtual Meetings
Views
23,124
Comparisons
20,430
Reviews
13
Average Words per Review
1,402
Rating
9.4
Popular Comparisons
Learn More
Overview

Why Adobe Connect?
The most flexible, secure, extensible and feature-rich web conferencing product on the market.
Customizable Interface
Customizable - Design your own immersive experiences with custom pods, images & layouts to
personalize and brand your virtual room.

Engaging - Drive and measure audience engagement unlike any other tool. Add interactivity to
your sessions with multiple chat pods, polls, quizzes, simulations, breakout
rooms, games and more.

Powerful - Leverage Backstage & Prepare Mode to allow presenters and hosts to collaborate behind the scene during live session. Leverage limitless functionality and extensibility with custom apps.

Persistent - Create your virtual room once with the right layouts, pods and content and use it
forever.

TeamViewer lets you connect to any PC or server around the world within a few seconds. Remote control a partners PC as if you were sitting in front of it. Available in over 30 languages, TeamViewer is one of the world's most popular providers of remote control and online meeting software. airbackup, a powerful cloud-based backup solution, and ITbrain, a valuable remote monitoring and IT asset tracking solution, complement TeamViewer's product portfolio.
Offer
Learn more about Adobe Connect
Learn more about TeamViewer
Sample Customers
Blue Sky Broadcast, Wiley and Georgetown University, New South Wales (NSW) Schools, BMO Financial Group, The Ministry of Education, Church, Culture & Gender Equality in Greenland, HealthSTAR Communications, IDEXX Laboratories, Philips Healthcare
Porsche Informatik, Philips, DHL, Intel, Motorola, Microsoft, IBM, Siemens, Fujitsu, American Red Cross
Top Industries
VISITORS READING REVIEWS
Computer Software Company17%
Government14%
Comms Service Provider12%
Educational Organization10%
REVIEWERS
Healthcare Company15%
University9%
Energy/Utilities Company9%
Non Profit9%
VISITORS READING REVIEWS
Comms Service Provider25%
Computer Software Company20%
Government6%
Educational Organization6%
Company Size
No Data Available
REVIEWERS
Small Business45%
Midsize Enterprise29%
Large Enterprise26%
Find out what your peers are saying about Adobe Connect vs. TeamViewer and other solutions. Updated: July 2021.
523,230 professionals have used our research since 2012.

Adobe Connect is ranked 9th in Virtual Meetings with 2 reviews while TeamViewer is ranked 1st in Virtual Meetings with 12 reviews. Adobe Connect is rated 8.6, while TeamViewer is rated 9.4. The top reviewer of Adobe Connect writes "Eliminates travel costs and reduces time for instructor-led training courses". On the other hand, the top reviewer of TeamViewer writes "Allows us to access our devices on somebody else's network under their supervision, allaying security concerns". Adobe Connect is most compared with Zoom, Webex, Skype for Business, Blackboard Learning Management and GoToWebinar, whereas TeamViewer is most compared with TeamViewer Tensor, Microsoft Remote Desktop Services, Citrix Virtual Apps and Desktops, Zoom and GoToMyPC. See our Adobe Connect vs. TeamViewer report.

See our list of best Virtual Meetings vendors.

We monitor all Virtual Meetings reviews to prevent fraudulent reviews and keep review quality high. We do not post reviews by company employees or direct competitors. We validate each review for authenticity via cross-reference with LinkedIn, and personal follow-up with the reviewer when necessary.