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How To Virtual PC Any Operating System
Learn How To Virtualize
Any OS On Any Host
Today, more and
more businesses are optimizing their computer networks.
The two most common ways to do this is through cost and space
used. The best way to do so is to turn your servers into
virtual operating systems. Thats right, virtualize your
computer servers as best as possible on hardware that can support many
virtual systems at once. You will not only save money.
You will also use less space and less electricity.
The same can be
done at home, but you dont need to have the 'best'
hardware to do so. Using one of the following technologies
would allow you to do this just fine:
(used on Linux
(used maninly on Windows
In our opnioin,
the best base os for virtualization, highly depends on
what you are doing with the virtual pc. Many believe that Linux would
be the best base but when it comes to using home systems , you can
realy use anything you wish to have a vm.
following pages (links on the left), we will show you how to virtualize
a pc in an easy step-by-step procedure. Why would you want to
this? Sometimes, using a virtual PC at home to carry out
tasks would enable you to save money from having the need to upgrade
your OS or purchase newhardware. Other reasons could include
testing the operating system before purchasing
the OS or just using the OS to play games.
concern maybe, it is good to have at least one virtual pc.
is a perfect example of how a virtual PC could save you much time!
Imaging you are using Linux for the first time. You would
make it the main OS but you just cannot part with Microsoft Windows.
The best thing to do is to virtualize your windows system and
make a back up every so often. Why? There are many
to this. If you copy and backup your copy of your virtualized
You do not have to reinstall the
whole operating system
If your system won't boot,
all you need to do is simply copy over a
backup of the
OS and use
If you are missing a .dll file
or something, you could simply copy the
file over to the problematic OS
If you have a virus or to much
copy over a new copy of your backup operating
If your system is slowing down
slow to operate with , just copy
backup of the OS and use
great thing about having a virtual pc is that they function like a real
cmputer and appear like a real computer on the network. The
difference is that you have 2 operating systems running at once on one
pc or latop. This means you can burn CDs and DVDs, surf the
do internet chatting, print documents, or transfer documents from one
machine to the next.
is if the pc or laptop
has a hardware issue (i.e: power supply no longer provides power), then
you have lost the host and virtual pc. The same
said if the host hard drive where the virtual pc is kept is faulty,
then you have lost both the host os and the virtual pc os.
should also be aware that if you have say 4 GB of RAM, your host os
will have to sahre some of it for the virtual pc. This means
the host pc will be a bit slower
Click on the
links on the left
to learn about the different technologies available for you to use.
Some are free and some are for purchase. Check them