Free Windows 7, Windows 8.1 & Windows 10 VM Downloads (with IE & Edge)

Looking to set up and deploy a virtual machine of Windows 7, Windows 8.1 and/or Windows 10 quickly? Microsoft has various virtual machines running either Windows 7, Windows 8.1 or Windows 10 available for free download. These [...]

VMWare Failed to Lock the File – Cannot Open the Disk or Snapshot

When starting a virtual machine in VMWare hypervisor such as VMWare ESXi/ESX, VMWare Workstation or VMWare Player, the following error may occur a short while after opening and running the virtual machine: Cannot open the disk 'C:\VM\TJ.vmdk' [...]

By | 2017-01-10T01:09:27+00:00 January 10th, 2017|Categories: Virtualization|Tags: , |2 Comments

How to Clone VM (Virtual Machine) in Hyper-V

Cloning a virtual machine, regardless of the VM is in shutdown or running state, is a very useful feature from deployment standpoint of view, which allows a system to be copied and duplicated without the need to [...]

By | 2016-12-09T08:38:37+00:00 December 9th, 2016|Categories: Virtualization|Tags: , |6 Comments

Missing CD/DVD Device Driver Problem While Installing Windows Vista on VMWare Server/ESX

When installing Windows Vista on VMWare Server or VMWare ESX Server using ISO image of Vista setup DVD, after boot up normally with Windows Vista installation DVD ISO image, the setup will then halted for error message [...]

By | 2017-01-08T00:35:19+00:00 January 8th, 2017|Categories: Virtualization|Tags: , , , |9 Comments

Easily Test Drive and Evaluate Microsoft Products with Virtual Hard Disk (VHD)

Microsoft Virtual Hard Disk (VHD) format is a common virtualization file format that is used by virtualization solutions from Microsoft, i.e. Hyper-V and Virtual PC. Through VHD, Microsoft allows customers easily test drive and evaluation Microsoft and [...]

By | 2016-12-28T15:20:56+00:00 December 28th, 2016|Categories: Virtualization|Tags: |0 Comments

Free VMWare Server Serial Numbers or License Keys

The VMWare Server is a free virtualization product that installs on any existing server or powerful PC hardware, and it partitions a physical computer or server into multiple virtual machines by abstracting processor, memory, storage and networking [...]

By | 2016-12-09T08:40:20+00:00 December 9th, 2016|Categories: Virtualization|Tags: |136 Comments

Install Windows Vista in Virtual PC 2007 without DVD Media or DVD-ROM Drive

Microsoft Virtual PC 2007 is a free virtual machine virtualization software from Microsoft that includes native support for Windows Vista operating system as host and guest operating system. If a user lack of extra computer, the user [...]

By | 2016-12-09T08:40:20+00:00 December 9th, 2016|Categories: Virtualization|Tags: , |4 Comments

Free Download: Microsoft Virtual PC 2007 with Support for Windows Vista as Guest OS

Microsoft has released Virtual PC 2007 for free download. Virtual PC 2007, an upgrade from Virtual PC 2004, is a competing product with VMWare virtualization software for Windows platform, allowing users to create separate virtual machines on [...]

By | 2016-12-09T08:40:23+00:00 December 9th, 2016|Categories: Virtualization|Tags: |14 Comments

Download Free VMware Workstation 6 Beta for Windows Vista

VMware has released beta version of VMware Workstation 6 (currently beta build 36983) which include support for using Windows Vista 32-bit and 64-bit (x86 and x64) as host operating system and guest operating system. Other than Windows [...]

By | 2016-12-09T08:40:49+00:00 December 9th, 2016|Categories: Virtualization|Tags: |16 Comments

Run IE6 and IE7 Together in One System with IE6 Application Compatibility VPC Image

Internet Explorer 6 Application Compatibility VPC Image is a Virtual PC (VPC) hard disk image and available for free download from Microsoft. The VPC image contains a pre-activated Windows XP SP2 installed with IE6 and the IE7 [...]

By | 2016-12-09T08:40:58+00:00 December 9th, 2016|Categories: Virtualization|Tags: |3 Comments