Is Windows 7 a part of xp?
No, Windows 7 is Microsoft's New Operating system.
There is also Windows Vista before Windows 7 but newer than xp.
The operating Systems go like this, from oldest to newest.
Windows 7 is still currently in Beta stages and have released a RC (Release Candidate) of their Windows 7 Ultimate. Windows 7, in some versions, has a capability to run in windows XP mode, this may be what you are referring to.
There is no need to have a copy of Windows XP, as Windows XP Mode (which is a feature part of Windows 7 Professional and Ultimate) comes with a fully licensed version of Windows XP with Service Pack 3. A step-by-step instructions on how to download and install Windows XP Mode for Windows 7 can be found at related links section of this question.
Yes,you can run Windows Live Messenger for Windows XP on Windows 7. And all of the other Windows Live Essentials for Windows XP work on Windows 7 without any problems. So you can install and run all of the Windows Live Essentials for Windows XP on Windows 7 and Windows Vista. You can get Windows Live Essentials for Windows XP from the Microsoft website.
It is not possibel to install Windows XP in a PC with Windows 7 without damaging the Windows 7 boot information. Since XP is older operating System it cannot recognise 7 and destroys the Master Boot Record created by 7. However,you can install windows 7 in a PC with XP and can simultaneously have both XP and 7. Windows 7 automatically recognises XP and allows you to install in a different partition and while booting…
Not directly they're two different operating systems XP being the older one windows 7 being the new one. But most Xp programs Are compatible With Windows Seven........ In fact I cant think of one that isn't. This is coming from a Basic Programmer. Both windows xp and windows 7 are independent from each other. If you are asking will a windows XP program run on windows 7 then the answer will vary by program. There…
If you have perform a Custom install from windows xp to windows 7. You can speak to a technical support at 1 800 936 5700. They will guide you in reverting back to windows xp using windows.old folder in your computer. However, If you have perform a clean format install, then, Install windows xp using windows xp installation disc...
Windows 7 is an upgrade of windows XP. I prefer windows XP mainly because im used to the software such as office 2003. Windows 7's office 2007 is much harder to use and takes a lot longer to get used to.. Comparing them both, i would say windows 7 is a downfall to Microsoft, they could of done a lot better with everything to be quite honest. Windows xp is the better option in my…
If you own Windows 7 professional, you can install a virtual copy of Windows XP which you can download from windows updates. If you don't have a copy of the professional version you can download VMware's or SUN micro's free virtual machine and install a copy of XP on to that and run it within windows 7.