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I converted Windows XP mode using VMware Player and vCenter converter and it runs fine. But now I want to run it in VirtualBox and it says "FATAL: No bootable medium found! System halted." I went through the settings in VMware and changed the VirtualBox settings to match, but that didn't work. I tried all 3 IDE controller types, but none of them work. If I try to do a repair install of XP using a CD image it says the drive is just unallocated space. Anyone have any ideas on how to fix this?

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Is the virtual disk still bootable from VMware Player? What version of VirtualBox are you using? –  John Siu Nov 11 '12 at 0:15
    
VMware boots it fine. I'm using version 4.1.22 of VirtualBox –  ChrisN Nov 13 '12 at 1:44
    
Can you explain if you have a solution ? –  sputnick Aug 25 '13 at 17:24
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