I want to know the best free utility software that can install Virtual Windows or Virtual Linux within a Windows.
I second Virtualbox. I'm not sure I'd use the term "best" here, but it's the most fully featured free utility, and works well.
How to install linux os in windows 7 virtually.suggest me the best linux os to download and from where?
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You can install Linux in Windows 7 using Virtual Box software which you can download from the link below -
Use VirtualBox to Test Linux on Your Windows PC -
Best Linux OS depends upon your needs.According to me,the best Linux OS is one which runs out of box without any hassle and has great support.For this,Linux Mint is the best -
You must get 32-bit version of it if you are not sure about 32-64 bits.Mate version is most stable version of Linux Mint and if your computer is powerful enough to handle good graphics then you can try Cinnamon version which has graphical goodness which is in progress.
I am using Sun's Virtual box and its really awesome
Hands on: How to install free virtual Linux on Windows for safest surfing,
Essentially, it is like having a complete and separate computer within your computer.
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Microsoft Virtual PC:
Parallels Workstation 6: shareware
lets you simultaneously run multiple OS configurations at the same time on Windows and Linux PCs, without rebooting.
Virtual Linux can be a bootable cd so when you boot on it you have a Linux desktop plus included utilities and access to internet.
you have to be sure that when you run a virtual system within windows your processor is capable with virtualization technology nad if it is enabled in BIOS. Parallels Workstation 6 will ask that.
Now I am using VMware, thanks
here there are lots of topic on makeuseof for the same
even a guide