Use VirtualBox to Create a Windows Virtual Machine
Instructions for creating a Windows 10 virtual machine using VirtualBox:
https://www.extremetech.com/computing/1 ... al-machine
IMPORTANT: Make sure you install the Guest Additions and create shared folders.
(When you create a shared folder, make sure you check the "make permanent" check box)
Once you've installed VirtualBox and created a VM, you can use Ninite to install essential Windows applications: