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virtual pc

i just heard about virtual pc where i can download and what is it?

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Re: virtual pc

http://www.microsoft.com/windows/virtual-pc/

 

Is this what you're looking for?

 

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Re: virtual pc

No i try that install that but doesnt start Windows why?
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Re: virtual pc

http://www.microsoft.com/windows/virtual-pc/support/default.aspx

 

Which version of Windows 7 do you have?  It only is for Professional, Ultimate and Enterprise.

 

At the link are videos.

 

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Re: virtual pc

Windows vista Home premium 32 bit
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Re: virtual pc

http://www.microsoft.com/windows/virtual-pc/support/virtual-pc-2007.aspx

 

These are the operating system it supports.  I don't see Vista Home Premium listed.  

 

If you were planning to use this to get Xp, that only works for Windows 7 Pro, Ultimate, and Enterprise.

 

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Re: virtual pc

Your only other option is if you have XP on hand is to use VMware or Virtualbox.

Both work great at running XP inside any OS.
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Re: virtual pc

Just use VirtualBox, it is an open-source virtualization solution.

 

https://www.virtualbox.org/