[NTLK] Virtual PC help

L.W. Brown lwb at mac.com
Mon Oct 1 14:54:15 EDT 2018

Can’t say it’ll help, but reading about this specific emulator was very interesting:


-L.W. Brown
via 6s+

> On Oct 1, 2018, at 09:24, Michael Neville <michael.neville at gmail.com> wrote:
> Thanks to everyone who has been helping and giving advice for connecting
> Windows.
> I've tried Hyper-V and Virtualbox, but neither seem to be able to use a
> serial connection properly for the Newton to sync or backup/restore.
> I'm running into issues with Virtual PC since it's so old now. I'm trying
> to host on Windows 10 using these instructions, but the installer fails
> https://blogs.msdn.microsoft.com/virtual_pc_guy/2010/05/27/installing-windows-98-on-windows-virtual-pc/
> Here's a link to the installer:
> https://www.microsoft.com/en-us/download/details.aspx?id=3702
> Can anyone describe how they got the *.msu file to install on Windows 10?
> Or can you detail your process?
> Any help would be appreciated. I have the VMAdditions.iso extracted but I'm
> stuck with the Stand Alone Installer.
> Thank you!!
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