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How to use Console2 with tmux

I am able to start tmux using the mintty terminal included with cygwin. However, when using Console2 (running on 64-bit windows 7 and using C:\cygwin64\bin\bash.exe as the shell), I get the following ...
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Search command history in Console2 that mimics CTRL+R from cygwin

I am trying to use Cygwin inside of Console2 (for the tabs). However, I use CTRL+R to search my command history in a fuzzyish way, a lot. In Console2, CTRL+R is a hot key for renaming the tab. I ...
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How do I get correct arrow key behaviour for cygwin vim in Console2?

I've set the shell variable in Console2 to: C:\cygwin\bin\bash.exe --login -i I then launch vim. When I do so two problems happen While in normal mode if I press an arrow key once nothing happens. ...
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Launch startxwin in current terminal

I'm using Cygwin and am using Console2 as replacement to the default Cygwin terminal. I need to use X11 forwarding, and every time I run startxwin it launches it in a new terminal. I would instead ...
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How do you display hostname in tabs of console2?

Is there a way to display the hostname as name of a tab in Console2? If I use cygwin and ssh to a remote host, I would like the tab name to reflect the remote hostname.
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Configure Console2 to open bash in current folder

I've seen this but it doesn't work for me. I'm not using Git's version of bash but the one that comes with cygwin, so that could be part of the problem. Here is how I have my tab in Console2 set up: ...
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Running Irssi in a Cygwin (bash) shell inside of the Console 2 wrapper [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: How to integrate Console2 over Cygwin (WinXP)? I downloaded the source for irssi (a command line IRC client) and compiled it, following instructions, with Cygwin. ...
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Previous shell setting prevents console2 from starting

Few months ago, I was using Cygwin and Console on windows 7 and created a bash session in Console. Now that I uninstalled Cygwin, Console complains with: Unable to start a C:\cygwin\bin\bash.exe ...
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Ctrl+L doesn't clear screen in Console2+Cygwin+Bash

As per the title, when I press Ctrl+L it just simulates a return carriage and returns me to the prompt.
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vim in Console2 on Windows doesn't colour code?

I'm using Console2 on Windows with Cygwin. Using Windows vim (on my PATH), the colour coding doesn't seem to display in Console2? Using vim from cmd does colour code.
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How to integrate Console2 over Cygwin (WinXP)?

I have installed Console2 and Cygwin too. I like to run Cygwin terminal as Console2. So i want to integrate Console2 over Cygwin. I have seen other guys use Cygwin like that. How to do it?