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The name is ***** *****. and since installing windows 10 I

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Customer: The name is ***** *****. and since installing windows 10 I cannot open the virtual computer.
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Customer: The laptop is a toshiba Satellite Pro. It ran on windows 7 with a virtual running on XP. I installed windows 10 on (/18 and can't seem to get the virtual running any more.
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Submitted: 1 year ago.
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Expert:  Russell H. replied 1 year ago.

Hi, thank you for contacting My name is Russell. I will do my best to provide the right answer to your question.

Windows 10 (and, Windows 8 also) does not support Windows XP Mode a.k.a. Virtual PC Mode.

However, it might be gotten working - sort of - on Windows 10, through instructions and maneuvers on this page:

I hope this is some consolation for Microsoft having phased Windows XP Mode / Virtual PC Mode *out*, with Windows 8 and 10.

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