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Windows 7: How can I access XP programs on Windows 7 Ultimate

22 May 2012   #1
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How can I access XP programs on Windows 7 Ultimate

Somewhere I read that Windows 7 Ultimate has a place where you can run XP items. I've had XP Pro for years and have a lot of programs that I can't use on 7. Is there a way. I'm new to 7 and all my other computers are XP.
Is there a way to remote in from my XP work computer to help my wife on her home Ultimate 7 computer?


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22 May 2012   #2
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Hi Actionangel and welcome to Seven Forums. This tutorial will show you how. Windows XP Mode - Install and Setup
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