X-Win 32-Computing Services - Carnegie Mellon University


X-Win32 is X terminal application software for Windows. X-Win32 allows Windows users to connect to Linux/Unix servers on a network and run the applications from those servers on their Windows desktop. Users can copy and paste data between the X and Windows applications.

X-Win32 Licensing Information

  • Campuses covered by this license: Campuses located in North America and Qatar
  • License holder: Computing Services
  • Quantity licensed:unlimited for Carnegie Mellon networks; 1000 seats off campus licenses
  • Available for: Windows
  • Who can install it: Faculty, Staff, and Students
  • Eligible equipment: University owned/leased and personally owned computers on campus/at home
  • Type of license: Annual, October 31 renewal
  • Cost to users: None
  • Where to get it: Download from the "Get It" link on this page
  • License code required: Yes. It is provided in a text file in the download material
  • Getting help using it: contact the Help Center, contact information is listed under "Support Contact" on this page
  • Restrictions: Use for academic, non-commercial purposes only. Software must be removed from computers if annual payment is not made.
  • Individual use rights upon termination of affiliation: All copies must be deleted upon termination of affiliation with Carnegie Mellon University

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Need Help?

Contact the Help Center
Phone: 412-268-4357 (HELP)
Email: it-help@cmu.edu