Is Cygwin down?


Current Cygwin status

👌 Up

Cygwin Status Details

Cygwin is a set of tools that provide Linux and POSIX functionality to Windows.
👌 Up
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Cygwin Alternatives

  1. MobaXterm is a software that uses a set of optimized network tools included in a single exe file. MobaXterm integrates several network clients with an X server, and also integrates a full set of Unix based commands. Read more about MobaXterm.

  2. Popular free terminal application. Mostly used as an SSH client.

  3. ConEmu-Maximus5 is a full-featured local terminal for Windows devs, admins and users. Get better console window with tabs, splits, Quake style, copy+paste, DosBox and PuTTY integration, and much more.

  4. Download WMF. Windows Management Framework contains the latest versions of PowerShell, DSC, WMI, and WinRM for older versions of Windows. PowerShell Module Browser. Search for PowerShell modules and cmdlets.

  5. Portable terminal app that bundles ConEmu and Clink with great looking defaults.

  6. Terminator is one of the most useful and dynamic terminal emulators for Unix based operating systems.

  7. A Cygwin-derived software distro for Windows using Arch Linux's Pacman

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SaaSHub's Down Detector checks the status of services automatically and regularly. However, we cannot promise 100% accuracy. That is why we depend on user reported issues as well. The Cygwin status here can help you determine if there is a global outage and Cygwin is down for everyone or it is just you that is experiencing problems. Please always report any issues to help others know the current status.