X-Win32 and FastX (Starnet Communications)

X-Win32 server software connects Windows PCs with UNIX servers, including:

  • Sun Solaris
  • HP/UX
  • SCO
  • FreeBSD

It also connects Windows PCs with Linux machines running distributions of Linux such as:

  • Red Hat
  • SuSE
  • Mandrake

FastX is a modern solution for displaying remote Linux applications (X Clients) on your desktop or laptop. FastX gives you the option of using any standard web browser to connect to your remote Linux sessions. 

    Purchase or Download

    Purchase or Download

    UMN Licenses

    Availability Cost
    Department For installation on a University-owned device $75–$2,125 Paid for with departmental funds
    Employee For installation on an employee's personal device Not available
    Student For installation on a student's personal device Not available

    Instructions for Departments

    X-win32 and FastX can be purchased as a bundle. Full (annual) and prorated (last six-months) licenses are available for single users and department- or college-wide use on the UMN Kivuto Store site.

    Terms and Conditions

    General Technology Products Terms & Conditions apply to this software license. If additional terms and conditions apply to this item, they will be listed below.


    Campus Resources

    Additional Resources