Converter FAQs – VMware

For those of you who have been using Windows 98SE or other versions, but wanted to upgrade to XP or Vista AND keep your old install with VMWare, you had to fudge somehow the existing install of Windows and create a virtual image! I read it was possible to do that, but I could never figure out HOW to do it!

No matter, VMWare have released a free Converter for existing installations that should convert your install to a file that VMWare can use. Read more at Converter FAQs – VMware.

I have a version of Office 97 that is great with HTML, so I’m rather keen to keep it operational. Later versions add SO MUCH junk you wouldn’t believe. However, Office 97 doesn’t play well with XP and won’t run at all in Vista. Hello, Virtual Software, here I come!