Microsoft's Virtual PC for Mac Version 7 enables accessing PC-only files, networks and devices on Apple computers running Mac OS X. Here you can see Virtual PC for Mac installing a fully licensed copy of Windows XP from within the Mac OS X operating system.
For tips on troubleshooting failed Windows XP installations on PCs, check out TechRepublic's Troubleshooting tips for failed Windows XP Pro installations.
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