--- title: ' Installing FastX (on a trial basis)' media_order: 'fastx_install_202.png,fastx_install_201.png,fastx_install_105.png,fastx_install_101.png,fastx_install_102.png,fastx_install_103.png,fastx_install_104.png' taxonomy: category: - docs --- [toc] ## What is FastX{#fastx} We are providing the FastX service as PC X server software on a trial basis.. Since FastX suppresses communication traffic by data compression technology, you can use the system comfortably even in remote areas such as GUI-based application operations. You can use it from the dedicated client software (Windows version, Mac version) or your browser. In this case, you can use it without installing client software. *Client for Mac version and Client for Linux has not been tested yet. ## Client Software{#client} ### Current Version{#current_version} OS | Version | Update Date ----|------------|-------- Windows(64bit) | 3.2.16 | 2021/9/24 ### Obtaining client software{#download} When connecting with client software, download the Client for Windows version installation file, save it on your desktop, and decompress it. [FastX Desktop Client](https://www.starnet.com/download/fastx-client) ### Initial Installation (Windows){#install_windows} 1. When you execute the downloaded exe, the StarNet FastX Setup window will open. Click "Next". ![](fastx_install_101.png?lightbox=100%&resize=600) 2. The license agreement is displayed. Check the contents, select "I accept...", and click "Next". ![](fastx_install_102.png?lightbox=100%&resize=600) 3. Specify the installation destination folder (normally as displayed) and click ”Next”. ![](fastx_install_103.png?lightbox=100%&resize=600) 4. Click "Install" to start the installation. ![](fastx_install_104.png?lightbox=100%&resize=600) 5. When the installation is completed, the completion screen appears. Click "Finish". Installation is now completed. ![](fastx_install_105.png?lightbox=100%&resize=600) <!-- ### Initial Installation (Mac){#install_mac} 1. Open the downloaded "fastx3-xxxx.dmg" (xxxx is the version number). ![](fastx_install_201.png?lightbox=100%&resize=600) 2. Finder opens and the FastX3 icon is displayed. Move to the application folder. ![](fastx_install_202.png?lightbox=100%&resize=600) -->