This article applies to all TeamViewer users.
Using a TeamViewer account, you can save the TeamViewer data (eg. TeamViewer ID with or without password, TeamViewer accounts, or connection settings) of the people or computers you connect to frequently, for accessing more easily in the future.
You can access this information in your account at any time.
A TeamViewer account provides you with the opportunity to use the features of the Computers & Contacts list. This includes the following features:
With your TeamViewer account you can also access the TeamViewer Management Console, use TeamViewer Integrations, or develop your own TeamViewer applications using the TeamViewer API. Some of these features require a TeamViewer license.
When using the TeamViewer full version, follow these simple steps after the installation:
You can also sign up for a TeamViewer account in the TeamViewer Management Console.
Note: Further protect your TeamViewer account by two factor authentication. More information can be found here.
After successfully creating a TeamViewer account, you will receive a confirmation email from us with an activation link. To subsequently activate your TeamViewer account, please click on this link as soon as you receive the mail.
If you don’t receive the email from us, please proceed as follows:
The TeamViewer account must be activated within nine days by clicking on the validation link in the email. If the TeamViewer account was not activated within this time period, the validation link of the email will expire.
In this case, proceed as follows:
When saving the TeamViewer ID to your Computers & contacs list, you can define an Alias in the properties for the device.
You can always change the alias later via the properties or by pressing the F2-Button when highlighting the device in your Computers & contacts list.