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Hi,

I'm currently dual booting Windows 10 and 7. I want to turn my Windows 7 into a VM in Windows 10. Can you help
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you may make image of your 7 and install wmare on 10 and then run with it ....
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If your Windows 7 is the base system (that is your Windows 10 machine was added), then you need to remove the Windows 7 machine which may cause issues. You need to remove because you moved the license.
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Assuming you have Windows 10 Pro, here's a way to Convert a Windows PC into a Virtual Machine using the built-in Microsoft Hyper-V

http://www.online-tech-tips.com/free-software-downloads/convert-pc-into-virtual-machine/

1. Convert Windows OS to VHD using Disk2VHD by Microsoft https://technet.microsoft.com/en-us/library/ee656415.aspx

2. Install and configure Hyper-V Manager in 10.
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