forward a x-application over ssh from raspberrypi to windows [windows,raspberrypi]

linux client:

windows client:
based on:

download and install xming:

download and install putty:

start xming (you will have an icon on the bottom on windows that it is running)

start putty and enable x11:
Connection -> SSH -> X11 -> check “enable X11 forwarding”

then go to Session:
write in your ip-address of your raspberrypi and click on the bottom on open to start the session.

in the session write for example galculator to start a application with gui

then you get the galculator from your pi on windows

you can find more different gui examples here:


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