About Installing UNIX-Based Operating Systems, Open-Source Operating Systems, and Other Operating Systems on a Virtual Machine in Virtual PC

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You may want to install one of the following operating systems on a virtual machine in Virtual PC on a Macintosh computer:
  • Be OS
  • BSD
  • NeXT Software OpenStep
  • OS/2
  • Apple Rhapsody
  • Sun Microsystems Solaris
  • UNIX
These operating systems might function correctly in Virtual PC, but Microsoft does not support the installation or the use of these operating systems in Virtual PC. For information about how to contact the third-party companies mentioned in this article, visit the following Microsoft Web site:
The third-party products that this article discusses are manufactured by companies that are independent of Microsoft. Microsoft makes no warranty, implied or otherwise, regarding the performance or reliability of these products.


Article ID: 824587 - Last Review: November 2, 2013 - Revision: 4.0
Applies to
  • Microsoft Virtual PC for Mac Version 6.1
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