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5 Dec, 2006

Few months back, we reported Microsoft gave away Microsoft Virtual PC for Windows completely free. SillyDog701 member beanboy89 told us that Microsoft is IE giving away time bombed Virtual PC image containing Internet Explorer 6 and 7 Readiness Toolkit 2.0 on Win XP SP2 (and all fixes through Nov 2006) for web developers.

Included in the VPC image are:

  • Windows XP Professional SP2 high-priority fixes through November 2006
  • Internet Explorer 6.0
  • Internet Explorer 7 Readiness Toolkit 2.0

The free Virtual PC image is designed for web developers who has Internet Explorer 7 installed and allowing them to test on Internet Explorer 6 (under Virtual PC (free)) on a single PC. Please be aware that the image will cease function on 1st April 2007.

download links:
Virtual PC 2004 (for Windows)
Internet Explorer 6 Testing VPC image

For more information, please join our discussion - Microsoft giving away WinXP Virtual PC image at SillyDog701 Message Centre.

Posted by Antony at December 5, 2006 1:19 AM
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