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Run windows applications on Ubuntu Linux

A guide( almost a manual) to install Windows as a virtual machine, removing windows Desktop with a registry hack and connecting to it with rdesktop (found in most Linux distributions). All in a move to get Windows running on your Ubuntu Desktop, and making Windows and Linux applications run side by side.
10 minutes to run every Windows app on your Ubuntu desktop by Venture Cake

Windows apps on Ubuntu


  1. Ciayo
    9:00 pm on October 3rd, 2007

    I realized it can’t be done only with windows Xp pro

  2. Ziodo
    9:01 pm on October 3rd, 2007

    Something new to try. I’ll get down to vwork

  3. Patty
    9:36 pm on October 3rd, 2007

    Has anyone tried this and manage to get it working with Kubuntu?

  4. Tyson Williams
    10:30 pm on October 6th, 2007

    I think I will try it out myself, I have an old box which is not being used anymore and I really would like to try Ubuntu.

  5. Kanute
    11:08 pm on October 6th, 2007

    Have a try, the Ubuntu 7.10 version is graphically very “clean”,
    and driver compatible. You’ll have little or no problems getting through…