Xming X Server for Windows was a free download product with the latest public domain release in 2016. The 2019 versions now require payment. Cygwin is a large collection of GNU and Open Source tools which provide functionality similar to a Linux distribution on Windows. You can still use Xming X Servers older versions but they may not be compatible with newer Windows OS.
Cygwin is a Unix-like environment and command-line interface for Microsoft Windows. Cygwin is an alternative to X-Win32. The problem with X-Win32 is that it's not free.
Below are the steps to install and setup Cygwin on Windows 10.
The Cygwin UNIX environment also includes the X.org X Window System. It can be downloaded from http://x.cygwin.com.
What is Xming X Server for Windows
Why Use Xming X Server for Windows
General Information/License Agreement Terms & Conditions
- Eligibility: Faculty, staff, and students
- Version: 220.127.116.11
- Platform: Windows
- Cost: Free
- Computer and Software Requirements: Windows Versions Supported
- License Restrictions: Only those identified in the software or per the vendor.
- Notes (Instructions & Documentation)
- Expires: n/a
- Support: Vendor support page
- Website(s) Xming X Server for Windows