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Windows XP Mode on Windows 7

Windows Virtual PC and Windows XP Mode Setup and Installation Guide

To install Windows Virtual PC and Windows XP Mode

  1. Download Windows Virtual PC and Windows XP Mode installers from the Windows Virtual PC Web site (
  2. Install Windows XP Mode by double-clicking the file WindowsXPMode_nn-NN.exe (where nn-NN is the locale code, for example, en-US) and then completing the wizard that opens.
  3. Install Windows Virtual PC by double-clicking either of the files Windows6.1-KB958559-x86.msu or Windows6.1-KB958559-x64.msu, as appropriate for your processor type.
  4. Restart the computer.
  5. Once the computer has restarted, click Start, click Windows Virtual PC, and then click Windows XP Mode.
  6. Complete the wizard that opens. Be sure that you record the password provided during the setup process because you will need it to log on to the virtual machine.

WinXP Mode


Getting Started with Visual Studio

You can use Visual Studio to build many different kinds of apps: Windows Store apps, Windows Phone apps (and Universal apps, which target both the Phone and Windows Store), desktop apps, web apps, and web services. You can write code in Visual Basic, Visual C#, Visual C++, Visual F#, and JavaScript, as well as apps that can use code in different languages.

  • Downloading Visual Studio

Visual Studio Downloads

  • Want to learn about the Visual Studio IDE?

Getting Started with Visual C# and Visual Basic

Getting Started with Visual C++ in Visual Studio



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