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X-Win32 is licensed for use by by MIT students, faculty, staff, and affiliates on MIT-owned and personally owned machines.
Note: If you depart MIT, you must discontinue use of X-Win32 upon leaving

How to obtain

Download (MIT certificate required)



About this Version 

X-Win32 is a PC X Server for displaying remote Unix and Linux desktops and individual X applications. X-Win32 is widely used in demanding engineering design sectors such as defense/aerospace, molecular biology, and IC design with applications like Cadence Virtuoso.

This version of X-Win32 includes StarNetSSH, an SSH client that provides secure X connections. Because this component includes encryption software, it is subject to the U.S. Export Administration Regulations.


Support for X-Win32 is available from StarNet.