Install Linux Remote Desktop Protocol
$pi@raspberrypi ~ $ sudo apt-get install xrdp
For a really good terminal program for windows try
What is my Raspberry Pi IP Address?
$pi@raspberrypi ~ $ IP A
$pi@raspberrypi ~ $ hostname -I
$pi@raspberrypi ~ $ ifconfig
What is my Raspberry Pi network name?
$pi@raspberrypi ~ $ hostname -f
(a.k.a. Fully Qualified Domain Name)
Did you know...
Raspberry Pi LAN chip is smart enough to reconfigure itself for direct network connections (in the past older computers would have needed a special “cross-over” cable).