I am new to Xming. I have installed and have connected to a server using Putty. But when I type "xclock" for testing there is no output. It just remains like that.
Check that Xming is accepting connections from the remote host. You can temporarily accept all connections by running Xming with the -ac option. Also check in your putty options for the session that Connection > SSH > X11 > Enable X11 forwarding is enabled.
If you don't get an error message, it means that
You have probably configured Xming to display X applications inside an Xming window, so navigate to the Xming window (this “one-window” mode is the default). Alternatively, configure Xming to display X windows on the Windows: start Xming in “multiwindow” mode. See the Xming manual for more information.
It's also possible (but unlikely) that you've done something weird in your configuration file and are overriding the
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