Can Operating Systems Tell That They’re Running in a Virtual Machine?

Vista Home Editions aren’t allowed to be run inside a Virtual Machine, and Vista Ultimate in a VM will restrict access to applications which use DRM.This raises the question – is this a EULA restriction, or is it going to be enforced. Can it be enforced? Can an operating system tell if it’s running in a Virtual Machine?

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