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wiki:software:winccdt [2019/08/24 16:27]
dizwell [2.0 The Quick Version]
wiki:software:winccdt [2019/08/24 16:30]
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 But the rather subtler fix is as follows: But the rather subtler fix is as follows:
  
-  * Start an xserver before launching any instances of CCDT (i.e., type **startxwin &** as the first thing you launch in a Cygwin session)+  * Start a background ​xserver before launching any instances of CCDT (i.e., type **startxwin &** as the first thing you launch in a Cygwin session)
   * Set a DISPLAY variable correctly (i.e., type **export DISPLAY=:​0.0** so that Cygwin knows how to connect to your new xserver   * Set a DISPLAY variable correctly (i.e., type **export DISPLAY=:​0.0** so that Cygwin knows how to connect to your new xserver
   * Now launch CCDT as normal   * Now launch CCDT as normal
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 Note that this Shift+Insert key combo only works if you've switched them on as a Cygwin shortcut. That means you need to click the Cygwin logo at the top-left of a running Cygwin terminal session, click **Options** and then click **Keys**: Note that this Shift+Insert key combo only works if you've switched them on as a Cygwin shortcut. That means you need to click the Cygwin logo at the top-left of a running Cygwin terminal session, click **Options** and then click **Keys**:
  
 +{{ :​wiki:​software:​ccdtwin99.png?​direct |}}
  
 +The first checkbox shown in the '​Shortcuts'​ section there needs to be switched on, basically. If it is, then you can use Shift+Insert as a quick way to paste. If you've launched an xserver and set the DISPLAY variable before running CCDT, then your current directory name is auto-copied into the clipboard... at which point Shift+Insert can paste it whenever is appropriate.
  
 If much of the above was gobbledygook to you, fear not! A much longer version of the process is documented, in depth and at length, complete with lots of screenshots [[wiki:​software:​winccdtlong|in this article]], so please go read that and follow the steps explained there in great detail. If much of the above was gobbledygook to you, fear not! A much longer version of the process is documented, in depth and at length, complete with lots of screenshots [[wiki:​software:​winccdtlong|in this article]], so please go read that and follow the steps explained there in great detail.
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