To run multiple instances of MobaXterm in Windows, you have to ensure it is configured first in the settings.

Settings changes for Multiple instances


Go to: MobaXterm -> Menu Settings -> Configuration
Click on the Misc TAB
Check "Allow multiple instances of MobaXterm"
Click the OK button.
Settings completed!

How to start a second (or third and so on) MobaXterm instance?


Let us explore a quicker way of opening mobaxterm multi-instance
  • Open your first MobaXterm instance
  • Then, from the Windows 10 taskbar
  • Right-click on the MobaXterm tab
  • Then click on MobaXterm from the right-click pop-up menu.
Your new MobaXterm instance will be opening in a few seconds!

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