Going Virtual on Windows 7

Windows Desktop Experience MVP from Mumbai, India – Manan Kakkar,  has authored a comprehensive guide to using VHDs, Windows Virtual PC, Windows XP Mode and ISOs on Windows 7 on his blog.

  • Part 1: Enabling Hardware Virtualization
  • Part 2: Windows Virtual PC
  • Part 3: Setting up a Virtual Machine
  • Part 4: Windows XP Mode & XP Mode Applications
  • Part 5: Creating VHDs & Converting to VHDs
  • Part 6: Native boot into virtual machines
  • Part 7: Virtual Desktops & drives

Check the complete guide here. Also check another Windows Desktop Experience MVP – Nitin Agarwal’s post on using Windows XP Mode without hardware virtualization in Windows 7 here.