is an open source application that provides a UNIX-like environment on the Windows operating system. It also offers other functionalities in addition to that.
Connections and remote access: Cygwin
supports X Display Manager remote connections and remote clients. Its uses the openssh package, Cygwin sshd or ssh X11 tunneling to display contents of application from the computer.
Multi-windows mode: this feature allows the user to manage both the client's and his own window. Indeed, this action can be done remotely and display both windows in the user's screen.
Compatibility: this software can deal with all recent Windows platform starting from XP SP3. In addition to that, it works either on x86 32 bit and 64 bits versions of Windows.
is also provided with development tools such as GNU Emacs, LaTeX and OpenSSH (client and server).
The program is proposed here as an open source.
supports all Windows colors.
It requires a large disc space.