Microsoft Enterprise Desktop Virtualization

Updated: June 4, 2014

Applies To: Microsoft Enterprise Desktop Virtualization

Microsoft Enterprise Desktop Virtualization (MED-V) uses Microsoft Virtual PC to provide an enterprise solution for desktop virtualization.

MED-V Version Information

Microsoft Enterprise Desktop Virtualization 2.0 - Windows 7

About MED-V 1.0 SP1 - Windows 7

MED-V 1.0 - Windows Vista, Windows XP

MED-V Whitepapers on the Microsoft Download Center (

Supplemental MDOP Product Guidance

In addition to the product documentation available online, supplemental product guidance such as informational videos and virtual labs are available for most MDOP products.


MDOP Videos

For a list of available MDOP videos, go to Microsoft Desktop Optimization Pack Technologies Videos (

MDOP Virtual Labs

For a list of available MDOP virtual labs, go to Microsoft Desktop Optimization Pack (MDOP) Virtual Labs (

MDOP TechCenter

For technical whitepapers, evaluation materials, blogs, and additional MDOP resources, go to MDOP TechCenter (

How to Get MDOP

MDOP is a suite of products that can help streamline desktop deployment, management, and support across the enterprise. MDOP is available as an additional subscription for Software Assurance customers.

Evaluate MDOP
MDOP is also available for test and evaluation to MSDN and TechNet subscribers in accordance with MDSN and TechNet agreements.

Download MDOP
MDOP subscribers can download the software at the Microsoft Volume Licensing website (MVLS).

Purchase MDOP
Visit the enterprise Purchase Windows Enterprise Licensing website to find out how to purchase MDOP for your business.