Cygwin – transparent terminal

New version of Cygwin is distributed with resizable Cygwin Terminal.

Cygwin Terminal is configurable and it has some neat features like transparency.

In order to turn on transparency click the left top icon and select Options.

Change transparency in section Look – Transparency.

Click Ok or Apply.

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4. November 2012 at 12:25 - Software engineering (Tags: , , , ). Both comments and pings are currently closed.

4 Responses to “Cygwin – transparent terminal”

  • Patrick says:

    Cool I was looking for this feature!

    BTW:
    Dude your $PS1 looks awesome!
    Could you please send me the code?

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  • georgik says:

    @Patrick I’m using zsh. Here is gist with .zshrc code: https://gist.github.com/georgik/9488454

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  • Patrick says:

    @georgik Thanks a lot!

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  • 赵晨丘 says:

    add codes “Transparency=80” in .mintty under ~/, the 80 is the degree of transparency

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