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Windows 7: Virtual Desktops


03 Apr 2009   #1
ctrlbrk

Windows 7 x64
 
 
Virtual Desktops

I heard Windows 7 was to include Virtual Desktop support, like Linux. However, I can't find this anywhere.

Anyone else?

Mike


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03 Apr 2009   #2
JustDavid

Windows 7 RC
 
 

I had not heard that Win 7 was going to natively support virtual desktops, but here is a link to a SysInternals program for this:
Desktops

SHould work on any Windows version XP or newer but I have not tried it.
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03 Apr 2009   #3
ctrlbrk

Windows 7 x64
 
 

nvm, solved!

http://www.microsoft.com/windows/ent...l-desktop.aspx

Basically, not the same kind of virtual desktop i was talking about. Instead, virtual machine (VHD).

Mike
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27 Jan 2010   #4
ruyl

Windows 7 Home Premium x32
 
 

virtual PC?
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03 Oct 2010   #5
BlindSqrl

UBUNTU First, Windows 7 "Ultimate" because I have to.
 
 
No it's not solved.

I was seriously looking for a solution and thought I found one when I saw this post.

This feature in Windows 7 doesn't look or feel anything like the virtual desktops on Ubuntu.
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03 Oct 2010   #6
BlindSqrl

UBUNTU First, Windows 7 "Ultimate" because I have to.
 
 

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03 Oct 2010   #7
Darician

Windows 7 Ultimate x64 SP1
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by BlindSqrl View Post
I was seriously looking for a solution and thought I found one when I saw this post.

This feature in Windows 7 doesn't look or feel anything like the virtual desktops on Ubuntu.
If you want that, try VirtuaWin.
VirtuaWin - Virtual Desktops for Windows

EDIT: Beat me to the post.
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