How to Install Windows XP using VMware Workstation

This video shows you the steps to install Windows XP step by step using the VMware virtualization program on your Windows 10 operating system.

How to Install Windows XP using VMware Workstation

How to Install Windows XP using VMware Workstation

To install Microsoft XP step by step using VMware:

Step 1: Before you go through the Windows XP installation steps, install VMware on your Windows 10 computer.

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Step 2: After installing VMware, download the XP ISO file from the following link to your computer.

Step 3: After downloading the ISO file to your computer, run the virtualization program.

Step 4: To install Windows XP, you must first create a new VM. Click the VM program Create a New VM.

Step 5: In the New Virtual Machine Wizard window, select Custom, then click Next.

Step 6: In the Hardware Compatibility window, select Workstation 14.x / Workstation 15.x and click Next.

Step 7: In the Guest System window, select I will install the operating system later and click Next.

Step 8: Select “Win XP x64 Edition” in the Guest Operating System window and click Next.

Step 9: In the Name the VM window, type a name for the VM. Also, define a location where you want to store the XP virtual machine.

Step 10: In the Firmware window, select the BIOS option.

Step 11: In the Processor Configuration window, configure the processor setting of the machine.

Step 12: In the Memory for the VM window, assign a minimum of 4 GB of RAM to the VM.

Step 13: In the Network Type window, select the Bridged Network option and click Next.

Step 14: In the Controller Types window, select LSI Logic and click Next.

Step 15: In the Select a Disk Type window, select SCSI and click Next.

Step 16: In the Select a Disk window, you must create a new disk to setup Windows XP. Select Create a new virtual disk and continue with Next.

Step 17: After configuring the size of the virtual disk, tick Allocate all disk space now and Store virtual disk as a single file.

Step 18: After creating a new machine using VMware, add the image file that you downloaded to your computer to the virtual machine.

Step 19: After installing WinXP on VMware, please install VMware Tools.

Step 20: Watch the entire video to make a step-by-step installation.

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