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Windows XP Migration to Windows 7 RC using MDT Beta 1 - Part 1: The OS Install | TechNet Edge In part 1 of this 2-part series, Jeremy Chapman shows how a Windows XP computer with user files and settings can be migrated to Windows 7 RC. If you recall, we did this a few months back in an interview with Jeremy and the whole process using hard-link migration took about 30 minutes, installed the ... More...

TechNet Edge, Application Compatibility, Windows 7, Windows XP, Migration, MDT 2010, Microsoft Deployment Toolkit 2010, Videos, English, Adam Bomb, Zune, iPod
Dual Boot Between Windows XP and Windows 7 | TechNet Edge Now that you've downloaded the Windows 7 beta, let's talk about how you can configure your machine to dual boot between Windows Vista and Windows 7, or even Window XP and Windows 7.  The key to multi-boot configurations that involve Windows Vista, Server 2008 or Windows 7 is Boot Configuration Data ... More...

TechNet Edge, Windows XP, Windows 7, Dual Boot, Dual Boot, BDCEdit, Boot Configuration Data Store, Videos, English, Rob Waggoner, Zune, iPod
Migrating from Windows XP to Windows 7 Beta with Microsoft Deployment Toolkit 2010 Beta | TechNet Edge There's been a lot of press about how there isn't a an upgrade path from Windows XP to Windows 7. In this video, Jeremy walked me through using the latest beta of the Microsoft Deployment Toolkit, specificallly the User State Migration Tool, to transfer the user settings and files from a Windowx XP ... More...

TechNet Edge, Deployment, Windows XP, Application Compatibility, Windows 7, TopicWin7, Top 10, Videos, English, Adam Bomb, Zune, iPod
Screencast: How To Network Your Workgroup Computers | TechNet Edge Whether you're configuring a home or a small office workgroup, if you have Windows XP and Windows Vista machines in the workgroup you might have had problems getting them to see each other and access shared resources.  This short screencast will explain some of the main networking related difference... More...

TechNet Edge, Networking, Windows XP, Windows Vista SP1, Screencasts, English, John Baker, Zune, iPod
Internet Explorer 8 Beta 2 More Reliable and Interoperable Browsing  | TechNet Edge Okay this is the last screencast in this quick 3 part series I hoped you enjoyed all 3 screencasts and let me know what you think. For the last but not least part I wanted to talk briefly about the new improvements in reliability and compatibly inside IE8.  While IE8 displays content in its most sta... More...

Windows Vista, Internet Explorer 8, IE 8, Windows XP, Videos, English, TechNet Edge, Screencasts, Matt Hester
Internet Explorer 8 Beta 2 More Secure and Private Browsing  | TechNet Edge In this screencast I talk about how IE 8 is more secure, how IE 8 provides many teachable moments in helping protect everyone while they browse.  Overall IE 8 has increased security, privacy and control of your data and information through its improved SmartScreen®Filter (a next generation of phishi... More...

Security, Windows Vista, Internet Explorer 8, IE 8, Windows XP, Videos, English, TechNet Edge, Screencasts, Matt Hester
Internet Explorer 8 Beta 2 Faster and Easier Browsing  | TechNet Edge As you can tell I am pretty excited about IE8, I believe it will fundamentally improve’s everyone’s browsing experience, people like you and me, but also my dad.  Honest story my dad knows how to search the web using live search, which in of itself is impressive, but when he finds let’s say an addre... More...

Windows Vista, Internet Explorer 8, IE 8, Windows XP, Videos, English, TechNet Edge, Screencasts, Matt Hester
Windows Vista SP1 outperforms Windows XP SP2 in file copy  | TechNet Edge Its interesting that people seem to think that Vista underperforms in every area of the system which is quite an incorrect perception. In this demo I show how Vista outperforms Windows XP and I show the under the covers process traces of just how it achieves it. Demo environment consists of two imag... More...

Performance, Windows Vista, Windows XP, Videos, English, Zune, iPod, TechNet Edge, Screencasts, en-AU, Michael Kleef [MSFT]