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Windows 7: Can't seem to download xp mode or virtual PC

12 Dec 2010   #11
DustSailor

Microsoft Windows 8.1 Pro 64-bit
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by Catswold View Post
GOT IT!!!!!

Thanks again folks for the assist. FYI I had to start IE8 in "administrator mode," then use the direct links Sygnus21 provided. Ran the validation (which, BTW, did not give me the pop-up with the validate seal) following which, the download links for both 64 bit and x86 versions of virtual PC pop-up.

I also clicked "always download from Microsoft" on that window, so I didn't get the information bar when I hit "download."

Don't know why it was so difficult, but it's a done deal.

Thanks again!!!!!!!!!!!!!!
Congrats


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13 Dec 2010   #12
Catswold

Windows 7
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by sygnus21 View Post
Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by Catswold View Post
GOT IT!!!!!

Thanks again folks for the assist. FYI I had to start IE8 in "administrator mode," then use the direct links Sygnus21 provided. Ran the validation (which, BTW, did not give me the pop-up with the validate seal) following which, the download links for both 64 bit and x86 versions of virtual PC pop-up.

I also clicked "always download from Microsoft" on that window, so I didn't get the information bar when I hit "download."

Don't know why it was so difficult, but it's a done deal.

Thanks again!!!!!!!!!!!!!!
Glad to see you got it fixed. And thanks for the credit, but that goes to Darician as he was the one to provide those links
OOPS!!!!! Sorry Darician and thanks for the links.
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14 Dec 2010   #13
Darician

Windows 7 Ultimate x64 SP1
 
 

No problem. Good to hear that you got it going.
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