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X2GO Freezing When Accessing ECS CAD Servers

X2GO can freeze when accessing ECS CAD Servers (cadteaching and cadresearch)



1) Install xming (
2) Run xlaunch and configure as follows: "one window", "start no client" and save the configuration to file
3) Launch the saved file
4) connect to with putty and enable X11 Forwarding (under Connection->SSH->X11)
5) launch gnome-session from the putty window

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