Microsoft Windows 7 with Windows XP Mode and Windows Virtual PC

Great news for small businesses. The Windows 7 Pro and Ultimate Edition delivers a new Feature called Windows XP Mode or XPM. Basically, its a Windows XP running in a Virtual Machine on Virtual PC. Which allows Users to run Windows XP Applications (or business applications which are not compatible with Windows Vista/7) on Windows 7.

Windows Team Blog: Coming Soon: Windows XP Mode and Windows Virtual PC:

Windows XP Mode is specifically designed to help small businesses move to Windows 7. Windows XP Mode provides you with the flexibility to run many older productivity applications on a Windows 7 based PC.

All you need to do is to install suitable applications directly in Windows XP Mode which is a virtual Windows XP environment running under Windows Virtual PC. The applications will be published to the Windows 7 desktop and then you can run them directly from Windows 7.

Windows XP Mode and Windows Virtual PC are best experienced on your new Windows 7 PC. We will be soon releasing the beta of Windows XP Mode and Windows Virtual PC for Windows 7 Professional and Windows 7 Ultimate.