Virtual PC is PC emulation software that provides users with the ability to run various Windows operating systems and software at reduced speed, right on their Macintosh, including DOS, Windows 3.1, 95, ME, and 2000.
Slower PowerPC systems will want to stick with DOS or Windows 3.1. Faster PowerPC systems will perform acceptably with Windows 95 and 98. G3 and G4 upgraded systems will perform acceptably with Windows ME and 2000.
With Connectix Virtual PC, you can run PC software - including business, entertainment, and home applications - right on your Mac. Connectix Virtual PC is a Mac application that installs easily and runs PC software with playable performance.
The first download link above (2.44MB) is a StuffIt archive containing an installer of Virtual PC 1.0fc2, however it lacks Windows 95 hard disk files. You have to make a custom install or copy the Virtual PC™ folder to the hard disk.
The second download link above (1.07MB) is a StuffIt archive containing a pre-installed copy of Virtual PC 1.0B6.
The third download link above (116MB) is a zipped archive containing a .toast image of Connectix Virtual PC 1.0fc2. Inside the CD contains an installer and Windows 95 hard disk files.
MD5 Checksum & Filename: 1BD2CEB217F5782F0ABCC908CF4E611E *VPC10fc2_W95.ZIP
You can use the serial numbers (all not tested):
0372-6585-9353-1819 or 6859-6419-0594-0306 or 7132-8697-3965-3568
Or use the VPC 2.0 serials:
1925-3637-6190-7648 or 4498-3570-7552-3920 or 7979-6871-0130-2571 or 0372-6585-9353-1819
Incompatible with SheepShaver because it lacks MMU (it shows an error message and broken graphics).
Incompatible with Mac OS's 8.5 and above - To have VPC running OK on Mac OS 8.6 - 9.2.2, you will need to install VPC 2.1.3 or newer.