How to access your files from multiple devices with Tonido

The cloud, that space on the network that allows files to be stored, is in fashion. There are many of us who have services such as Dropbox , Google Drive or iCloud to have documents, images, videos and other files whenever we want and from anywhere. But this possibility does not only exist when it comes to having what you want at your fingertips, you can also have your computer as a place to access from a multitude of devices to download all kinds of files. You can connect from a computer, running Windows, macOS, and Linux, from an iPhone or iPad, an Android device, a Windows Phone, or a Blackberry, as well as a Rasperry Pi device. There are also extensions for Mozilla Firefox and Google Chrome.

What does Tonido offer?

No third-party servers are necessary, everything is on your computer and Tonido takes care of managing the uploads and downloads. With a very easy to use interface, connect the device you have with your computer through its IP. It includes a file explorer, a system to listen to music, a search tool integrated in the desktop and the option of Internet sharing.

To consider

Tonido has a free version and a paid version with more options, with a series of applications that can be added to the original program. The client program must be installed on the mobile device or on another PC, the server on the computer you access, which, obviously, you must have connected for the system to work.

This is what the makers of this tool tell us about it: « Tonido Server allows you to access all your files on your computer from a web browser, smartphone, tablet or even DLNA-enabled devices. You don’t need to configure it .”

« Conveniently keeps the contents of a single folder on multiple computers in sync with your main computer. You will need to install the Tonido Server software on your main computer and then install the Tonido Sync Client software on other computers to sync them with your main computer .”

Free and paid versions

There is, as we have already said, a free version of Tonido that works on the latest versions of Windows, as well as on Mac and Linux. There is also a product, Tonido Plug , which allows direct communication with the Internet connection router.


To get everything we propose, go to Tonido . You just have to download the application that takes care of installing the server on a computer, and the ones you need to connect with it.