PIO Remote Agent

Start PIO Remote Agent on a host machine and work remotely with your devices WITHOUT extra software, services, SSH, VPN, tunneling or opening incoming network ports.

PIO Remote supports wired and wireless devices. Wired devices should be connected physically to host machine where PIO Remote Agent is started, where wireless devices should be visible for PIO Remote Agent to provide network operations Over-The-Air (OTA).

platformio remote agent list


platformio remote agent list
pio remote agent list


List active PIO Remote Agent s started using own PIO Account or shared with you by other PlatformIO developers.


> platformio remote agent list

ID: 98853d930......788d77375e7
Started: 2016-10-26 16:32:56

platformio remote agent start


platformio remote agent start [OPTIONS]
pio remote agent start [OPTIONS]


Start PIO Remote Agent and work remotely with your devices from anywhere in the world. This command can be run as daemon or added to autostart list of your OS.


-n, --name

Agent name/alias. By default, machine’s hostname will be used. You can use this name later for platformio remote device and platformio remote run commands. Good names are home, office, lab or etc.

-s, --share

Share your agent/devices with other PlatformIO developers who have PIO Account: friends, co-workers, team, etc.

The valid value for --share option is email address that was used for platformio account register command.

-d, --working-dir

A working directory where PIO Remote Agent stores projects data for incremental synchronization and embedded programs for PIO Process Supervisor.