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VMware, Others Offer Windows 7 Upgrade Advice


VMware has extended a helping hand to consumers considering migrating from Microsoft Windows XP to Windows 7.

The solution is desktop virtualization. In a blog post on Thursday, Palo Alto, Calif.-based VMware advocated using two tools to enable desktop virtualization on Windows 7, easing XP migration and Windows 7 upgrade pains. The idea is to bundle up your XP desktop, settings and files in a virtual machine (VM) using VMware Desktop Converter. The next step is to save the VM on a USB drive and then install VMware Player on the Windows 7 machine.

To learn more and to read the entire article at its source, please refer to the following page, VMware, Others Offer Windows 7 Upgrade Advice – Virtualization Review

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