One of the major drawback of PC which wanted to run Windows XP mode was to support Hardware Virtualization which in many old computers wasn’t there. This has disappointed many IT companies and users but now they have a good news. Micrsoft has released a patch for Windows Virtual PC which allows you to run Windows XP mode in Windows 7 Professional and up even if your computer doesnt support the virtualization.
However this is only to support XP mode and not that the whole system would support Virtualization or you can use any application with Windows Virtual PC which needsVirtualization as they said on the Official Post
Download Link :
- For 32-bit host operating systems: http://www.microsoft.com/downloads/details.aspx?FamilyID=837f12aa-1d37-464e-ae59-20c9ecbebaf6
- For 64-bit host operating systems: http://www.microsoft.com/downloads/details.aspx?FamilyID=e70dd043-e262-43c0-a002-446567f1e2b4
- Full KB article here: http://support.microsoft.com/kb/977206