Install Linux Remote Desktop Protocol
$pi@raspberrypi ~ $ sudo apt-get install xrdp


For a really good terminal program for windows try
Mobaxterm


What is my Raspberry Pi IP Address?
$pi@raspberrypi ~ $ IP A
   or
$pi@raspberrypi ~ $ hostname -I     
   or
$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).