This lets you seamlessly run Linux apps on your Windows desktop, Portable Ubuntu is a stand-alone package that runs a fairly standard (i.e. orange-colored, GNOME-based) version of the popular Ubuntu Linux distribution. Download here. Some cool things about Portable Ubuntu are:
- This is portable – fits on a USB drive, carry anywhere and save changes.
- You can work and save directly to Windows folders and files.
- This works great on dual monitors.
Portable Ubuntu Inside Windows XP