This update adds RemoteApp support to Windows Vista-based virtual machines that are running on Windows 7-based computers. After you install this update on a Windows Vista-based virtual machine, you can use Windows Virtual PC to run many Windows Vista productivity applications from a Windows 7-based computer.
Download informationThe following file is available for download from the Microsoft Download Center:
Download the Update 961741 package now.
For more information about how to download Microsoft support files, click the following article number to view the article in the Microsoft Knowledge Base:
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Installation instructionsTo apply this update, follow these steps:
- Install the update on a virtual machine that is running one of the following operating systems:
- Windows Vista Enterprise Service Pack 1 (SP1) or a later service pack version
- Windows Vista Ultimate SP1 or a later service pack version
- Restart the virtual machine.
PrerequisitesThis update can be installed on virtual machines that are running one of the following systems:
- Windows Vista SP1
- Windows Vista Service Pack 2 (SP2)
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 Vista file information notes
|File name||File version||File size||Date||Time||Platform|
|Tsallow.mof||Not Applicable||10,674||03-Apr-2009||20:42||Not Applicable|
|Terminalservices-remoteapplications-clientsku-ppdlic.xrm-ms||Not Applicable||3,067||24-Aug-2009||13:54||Not Applicable|
For more information about the same update for virtual machines that are running Windows XP, click the following article number to view the article in the Microsoft Knowledge Base:
961742 An update is available that adds support for RemoteApp to Windows XP S961742 virtual machines on a Windows 7-based computerFor more information about Windows Virtual PC, click the following article number to view the article in the Microsoft Knowledge Base:
958559 Description of Windows Virtual PCFor more information about software update terminology, click the following article number to view the article in the Microsoft Knowledge Base:
824684 Description of the standard terminology that is used to describe Microsoft software updates
Article ID: 961741 - Last Review: Oct 22, 2009 - Revision: 1