How to Install Windows XP using Hyper-V

This video shows you how to run Windows XP on a virtual machine with Hyper-V virtualization software on your Windows 10 computer.

To install Windows XP on Hyper-V in Windows PC:

Step 1: If you haven’t installed Hyper-V on your computer before, check out the video below:


Step 2: After installing Hyper-V, click Actions – New / Virtual Machine to create a new virtual machine.

Step 3: In the window that will open, configure the name and location of the virtual XP machine. Additionally, running the virtual pc on an SSD disk improves performance.

Step 4: Configure Generation 1 for the XP virtual machine, and then click Next.

Step 5: Configure 1 or 2 GB RAM for Windows XP VM from Assing Memory.

Step 6: In the next window, you need to create a new disk for your virtual pc. For example; You can allocate 30 GB HDD space.

Step 7: In the Installation Options setting, you must select either CD / DVD or ISO. Select the XP ISO file here and click Next.

Step 8: Finally, click Finish to close the New Virtual Machine Wizard.

Step 9: Now, right-click on the Windows XP virtual machine, and then click Connect.

Step 10: Start your virtual computer now with the Power button.

Step 11: And in the end, the virtual machine will boot with the Windows XP ISO file and the installation will begin.

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