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Old 04-26-09, 02:02 PM   #5
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Default Re: Windows 7 will contain Windows XP (virtualized)

Originally Posted by Mr Bigman View Post
So Vmware isn't free at all
VMware Player is free, Workstation (which I use daily) is not.

Anyway, this is big step - virtualization made (really) easy for everybody.

And I like this idea very much - Microsoft will not have to carry older Windows versions compatibility burden, meaning better, cleaner, and faster OS for all "Win-7 compatible" apps.
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