With Windows 7, you now have the option to boot the OS from a VHD, a virtual disk file, instead of a partition. This way, you don’t have to reconfigure your hard drive partitions.
This feature is similar to Ubuntu’s Wubi installer which uses a similar concept to avoid reconfiguring hard drive partitions.
Basically, instead of installing windows 7 to your physical HDD by getting rid of Vista or even dual booting off another partition, you can install to a virtual HDD (in VHD format), and boot off the VHD so you actually get the hardware functionality to play with!!
Direct Download links to Windows 7 have been leaked.One way of installing Windows 7 is by burning the downloaded iso to a DVD.I found a way of installing Windows 7 directly from the hard disk by extracting the contents of the downloaded iso file.So you don’t have to waste a DVD to install Windows 7.You can install it directly from the hard disk by extracting the contents of the downloaded iso file.
I had my exams last month.So i could not post any new articles. The overwhelming repsonse to my previous post prompted me to change to a new server with increased bandwidth. More than 100 people have commented on this post.Most of them disagree with my views.However I still still stick to my opnion.If ubuntu developers implement atleast 3 or 4 sugestions mentioned in my post,then it will be extremely easy to spread Ubuntu.There are other […]
Till today I have never been able to spread Ubuntu among my friends successfully.(I live in Bangalore and all my friends are Bangaloreans and Bangalore is known as the IT Capital of India.)Even though I installed Ubuntu for all my friends none of them actually used Ubuntu for more than a week.Some of them removed Ubuntu and flatly refused to use it again in future.Some of them used it occasionally to download stuff from torrents […]