Connecting from Windows environment¶
We cover three different options to work from a Windows environment.
We recommend following the MobaXTerm option as that will provide a complete environment for connecting to the clusters, to copy/retrieve files from them and to launch graphical apps requiring an X server:
If you are an experienced user of the Linux command line, you might find interesting to try the recent feature Windows Subsystem for Linux, note that only Windows 10 after October 2017 build support this:
We keep the old guide for setting up the Putty+Xming suite for historical reasons but the MobaXTerm method is the currently recommended for new users: