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Does rapid boot apply to Windows XP Mode?

Question

 

 

If my Thinkpad has the XP mode installed and Windows 7 professional, can I switch between

those operating systems? 

 

Does the Rapid Boot Enhanced Experience 2.0 work in the XP mode?

 

Also, how do I access the Rapid Boot on the ThinkPad E520?

 

 

Answer

The XP mode runs under Windows 7 as a virtual computer.

 you will find more Additional information  here: http://windows.microsoft.com/en-us/windows7/products/features/windows-xp-mode

 

Therefore there is there is no connection between Rapid Boot and  XP Mode 

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Anlina On 2011-10-19, 23:27 PM

I apologize for asking a dumb question...but that means the Rapid Boot will work

when I'm using XP mode, right? 

buddinggeek On 2011-10-20, 2:06 AM

No a explained in the KB, XP Mode runs inside a virtual Machine... and is in no way connected to the rapid boot functionality which comes with your system. 

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