XTerm on Windows using Putty and XMing

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Install and Configure XMing

  • Double-chick on the downloaded binary to start installation.
  • Follow all the instruction steps.
  • Once installation is completed, start XLaunch.

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  • Make sure "No Access Control" is checked.

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Configure Putty

  • In Putty, for the connection that requires Xterm, make sure that "Enable X11 forwarding" is checked with :0.0 in the X display location.

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  • Export DISPLAY=Host:0.0 where Host is the Windows host name or IP address.

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  • Launch XTerm app.