Windows 7

1. Microsoft Windows 7 tutorials 2. Module 1- Installation, Upgrading, and Migrating to Windows 7 tutorials 3. Editions of Windows 7 tutorials 4. Hardware Requirements for Installing Windows 7 tutorials 5. You can install Windows 7 in following different ways, including: 6. Consideration for Upgrading v/s Migrating tutorials 7. What is Migration tutorials 8. Migrating User Data and Settings tutorials 9. Performing an Image-Based Installation of Windows 7 tutorials 10.Configuring Disks and Device Drivers tutorials 11. Partitioning Disks in Windows 7 tutorials 12.GUID - GPT Disk tutorials 13.Disk Management tools tutorials 14. Simple Volume tutorials 15. Spanned and Striped Volumes tutorials 16. Maintaining Disks, Partitions, and Volumes tutorials 17. Disk Quota tutorials 18.Working with VHD Virtual Hard Disk tutorials 19. Device Driver in Windows 7 tutorials 20.System Restore tutorials 21.LAST KNOWN GOOD CONFIGURATION tutorials 22.Configure and Trouble shoot Network Connections tutorials 23.What is an IPv4 Address tutorials 24. Note - IPV4 25. IPv4 address classes tutorials 26.Default Gateway tutorials 27.Public and Private IPv4 Address tutorials 28.IPv6 Network Connectivity tutorials 29.IPv6 UNICAST ADDRESSES tutorials 30. IPv4 Address can be assigned by following types tutorials 31.Implementing Name Resolution tutorials 32. Trouble Shooting Network Connectivity tutorials 33. Implementing Wireless Security tutorials 34.Wireless network Technologies tutorials 35.What is Wireless Broadband tutorials 36.IEEE 802.11 tutorials 37.Wireless Network Configuration tutorials 38. Security Types tutorials 39. Implementing Network Security tutorials 40.Configuring Windows Firewall tutorials 41.Ports and Application tutorials 42.Important Application, Protocol and Port Number tutorials 43.Configure Inbound and Outbound Rules tutorials 44. Securing Network traffic tutorials

Working with VHD Virtual Hard Disk tutorials

  • VHD (Virtual Hard Disk) is a single file format which represents a Virtual Hard Disk and it is capable of hosting multiple operating Systems.

  • It can contain files and folders.

  • Typically used as the hard disk of virtual machine, it allows multiple operating systems to work concurrently on a single Host Computer.

  • As each virtual Machine act as a separate environment, it reduces rich and enable developer to consolidate development, test applications on various platform.

  • VHD format was created by Connectix company, which was later acquired by Microsoft.


Windows support 2 types of Virtual Disk Format

1) VHD

Old Format Compatible with Windows 7

Size can go upto 2 TeraBytes

Physical Memory support upto 1 TeraBytes



New Format available for Windows 8 and Windows Server 20 12

Virtual hard disk size up to 64 Terabyte.

Physical Memory support upto 4 TeraBytes

Protection against data corruption during power failures.


There are 2 Virtual Disk Types,

  • Fixed Size

  • Fixed Size is recommended for VHD format

  • Better performance and stability


  • Dynamically Expanding

  • Size can grow, and recommended for VHDX format

  • More suitable for Large drives.