Microsoft recently released the first feature update for Windows 11 operating system, Windows 11 version 22H2. In this update, Microsoft added some new features and changed the UI of some apps. After this big release, Microsft started rolling out new features in cumulative updates, like the Tabbed View in File Explorer. Now, Microsoft has released Windows 11 22H2 Virtual Machines. Free Windows 11 22H2 Virtual Machines are now available and can be downloaded from the official website of Microsoft.
Download Windows 11 22H2 Virtual Machines
A Virtual Machine is an operating system that can be installed on a host operating system with the help of dedicated virtualization software. The Windows 11 22H2 Virtual Machines released by Microsoft are the evaluation versions and can be used for free for up to a limited time. Regular users or developers who want to test Windows 11 22H2 on their computers without replacing their host operating systems can install Windows 11 22H2 Virtual Machine on their systems.
Highlights of Windows 11 22H2 Virtual Machines
Some highlights of Windows 11 22H2 Virtual Machines are given below:
- The total file size of the Virtual Machine is 20 GB.
- The free version of Windows 11 22H2 Virtual Machine will expire on 10th January 2023. After that, users have to purchase the product key from Microsoft in order to activate the Virtual Machine.
The evaluation version of Virtual Machine includes:
- Window 11 Enterprise (Evaluation)
- Visual Studio 2022 Community Edition with UWP, .NET Desktop, Azure, and Windows App SDK for C# workloads enabled
- Windows Subsystem for Linux 2 enabled with Ubuntu installed
- Windows Terminal installed
- Developer mode enabled
To install the Virtual Machine on your system, you need virtualization software. Microsoft has provided links to download Virtual Machine for popular virtualization software, including VMWare, Hyper-V, VirtualBox, and Parallels. The file hashes for all these Virtual Machines are also mentioned on the Microsoft website.
Visit microsoft.com to know more and download Virtual Machine for the above-mentioned platforms.