Joining a Shared Session

Click on the Screen Shot 2017-01-09 at 3.06.12 PM button in the Connection Browser to bring up the Share Dialog

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Your Name

Display name in the shared session

Sharing Url

Url sent by the owner of the session

Use SSH

By default, FastX Shared Sessions communicate using Web Connections.  Some System Administrators restrict access to the FastX Web Server.  Check the Use SSH box to force a user to connect via SSH.  The user is required to have a login on the system he is connecting to

Port

SSH port (default 22)

User

Login of the user

Sci

Path to the fastx_sci application if FastX is not installed in a default location. See Creating an SSH Connection