Article ID: 961742 - View products that this article applies to.
This update adds support for RemoteApp to Windows XP Service Pack 3 (SP3)-based virtual machines that are running on a Windows 7-based computer. Therefore, after you install this update on the Windows XP SP3-based virtual machine, you can use Windows Virtual PC to run more Windows XP applications from a Windows 7-based computer.
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Installation instructionsTo apply this update, follow these steps:
PrerequisitesThis update can be installed on virtual machines that are running Windows XP SP3.
Restart requirementYou must restart the virtual machine after you apply this update.
Update replacement informationThis update does not replace any other updates.
File informationThe English version of this update has the file attributes (or later file attributes) that are listed in the following table. The dates and times for these files are listed in Coordinated Universal Time (UTC). When you view the file information, it is converted to local time. To find the difference between UTC and local time, use the Time Zone tab in the Date and Time item in Control Panel.
Windows XP SP3, x86-based versions
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For more information about a similar update for Windows Vista virtual machines, click the following article number to view the article in the Microsoft Knowledge Base:
961741For more information about Windows Virtual PC, click the following article number to view the article in the Microsoft Knowledge Base:
(http://support.microsoft.com/kb/961741/ )An update is available that adds support for RemoteApp to Windows Vista virtual machines on a Windows 7-based computer
(http://support.microsoft.com/kb/958559/ )Description of Windows Virtual PC