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Building on Microsoft Windows


For general information, see wiki/Building first.


  • install msys2 and update the system: run pacman -Syu until all the updates are applied
  • from a mingw shell, run this setup script: MINGW_SETUP.sh

Optional dependencies:

To build NVENC or NVFBC support (64-bit only), also install:

To be able to generate EXE installation packages:


From the source directory, run the build script browser/xpra/trunk/src/win32/MINGW_BUILD.sh


Once installed, you can update the build system by running:

Optional Steps

Work in progress - these steps should be automated (see #678 foe details):