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Windows 7: Windows XP Mode Question

28 Nov 2011   #1

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Windows XP Mode Question

Hi Folks,


Do i need to install Flash or java or things like dx9 or net framework, Under XP MODE
To make use of an application in Windows 7?

Or does the installation of an application under XP MODE make use of the Win7 flash,java ect?

Thanks in advance,


My System SpecsSystem Spec
28 Nov 2011   #2

Windows 10 Build 9926

It's simply a VM, what means that it needs its own components installed.
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