How to use windows xp mode in windows 7

The new Windows XP Mode lets you run older Windows XP business software right on yourWindows 7 desktop.

Designed primarily with small- and medium-sized businesses in mind, Windows XP Mode comes as a separate download and works only with Windows 7 Professional, Ultimate, and Enterprise. Windows XP Mode also requires virtualization software such as Windows Virtual PC. Both are available free on the Microsoft website.

a. First of all you have to ensure that your processor is capable of hardware virtualization, with AMD-V™ or Intel® VT turned on in the BIOS. Download windows xp mode and windows virtual pc; instructions for download and installation can be found in this link from this link http://www.microsoft.com/windows/virtual-pc/download.aspx

b.  Install windows xp mode

c. Install windows virtual pc update then restart your computer

d. Run the Virtual Windows XP item in the start menu, add in a password

e. Wait until configuration to be completed and your xp machine is ready for use

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