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How do I connect to remote virtual machines on Virtual Box?

I'm new to Oracle Virtual box but have used VMware several times. I have a client that is now running a Windows xp virtual machine on his main machine to access a piece of bespoke software that will ...
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Route request from 1VM to another

I have a linux ubuntu vm and windows xp vm running parallel. How would I go about routing a request from the xp vm to the linux vm? Host PC is setup to route test.com to 192.168.33.10 which is the ...
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VirtualBox - sharing folders between the host and the guest (Host: Win 8.1, Guest: Win XP)

I want to get a direct access from my host to my guest machine. I'm using windows 8.1 as a host, and windows xp as a guest (virtual box). With the "Guest Addition" feature, I have access from guest ...
2
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0answers
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Trouble setting up more than 4 network adapters in VirtualBox (XP Guest)

I've been trying to setup the 8 network adapters that VirtualBox is supposed to support, through the command line. I need them as bridged networks (because I use them to forward ports from a server ...
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76 views

VirtualBox network print from XP guest in Win 8.1 host, using bridged network second physical NIC

I need some help to solve the network printing from guest XP. Windows 8.1 Pro host OS; VirtualBox 4.3.10 (latest, 14-apr-2014); Windows XP SP3 guest OS; Two physical NICs One used by host in first ...
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1answer
64 views

Make an existing VM immutable

With XP security support coming to an end, but needing to use some software that will only run under XP (and some other software that just needs windows) I'd like to make my XP VM a bit more secure. ...
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1answer
110 views

Can't connect from winXP in Virtual Box to ftp on my linux host

I've try to connect to my host system (which is Xubuntu) that run ftp server, ftp://10.0.2.2/ I use default ftp built in WindowsXP: error (I only have Polish version): Wystąpił błąd podczas ...
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0answers
86 views

How to make USB passthrough of device with semi-installed drivers on Windows 7 host to XP guest possible?

I have set up a Windows XP guest on a Windows 7 host. After installing, I upgraded the Windows XP to Service Pack 2. The VirtualBox on the host is version 4.2.22 without extensions. I am trying to ...
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1answer
157 views

Windows-XP VM fails to boot after import in VirtualBox-4.x

I have a perfectly fine Windows-XP virtual machine in VirtualBox (v4.2.22) on my laptop with a 64-bit host OS, which works fine. I used the "Export" utility of VirtualBox to create an "OVA" file of my ...
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2answers
209 views

Is it safe to run Windows XP behind firewall

I have a Linux Mint host running Windows XP Virtual Machines with VirtualBox. The XP VM's are connected to the internet via the host. In the Linux host, I have blocked every port with a firewall ...
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1answer
109 views

How to enable texture acceleration in a VM running XP?

In my Windows 8 PC, I'm running a VM with Windows XP vía VirtualBox. I'm trying to play a game that uses DirectX 8.1. The dxdiag tool says DirectX 9.0c is installed, so there's no problem with the ...
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87 views

Oracle VM 4.3 plays only choppy sound in XP guest

I have Windows 7 installed and updated to the newest version of Oracle VirtualBox, which currently is 4.3. I had the same problem on 4.2 and this was the reason why I updated in the first place. The ...
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0answers
21 views

Virtual Box guest doesn't power off

I'm running Virtual Box 4.2 with XP as the guest, and when I shutdown the VM it never stops. The guest goes down, but the screen stays black after that and the VM status says at "will be halted". It's ...
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28 views

Flash projector doesn't work on all XP machines

I have an animation published as an .exe projector and as an .app projector. It's published from Flash CS6 in OS X. The animation reads some txt's and some xml's every now and then and brings some ...
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76 views

No network or sharing after install Windows 7 in my 4.3.2 VirtualBox on my MacBook Pro Retina with Snow Lion

I had to install Windows 7 or Windows 8 to hold a thermography editing software. So I had installed my VirtualBox v4.3.2 r90405 and after that I installed Windows XP (CD) full pack. Then I updated to ...
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1answer
257 views

Vagrant VirtualBox VM is initializing new instead of loading the existing VM after VagrantFile change

I setup a Vagrant Ubuntu 12.04 box (VirtualBox as the provider) on Windows and it's been working great for the past few months. Yesterday, I added another forwarded port to the VagrantFile and did ...
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1answer
393 views

Can't ping two machines on the same network VirtualBox

I have two Machines running in VirtualBox, one Windows XP the other Linux BackTrack. I cannot ping XP from BackTrack nor ping BackTrack from XP. Windows XP IP: 192.168.205.96 BackTrack IP: ...
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43 views

Oracle Virtual box

I have installed Windows XP in Oracle VirtualBox. I am operating under Windows 8 which inside of itself is a headache. My question is I am trying to run devices that will only operating in Windows XP. ...
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2answers
268 views

Editing files on virtual machine

I installed virtul Linux on my Windows XP through Virtual Box for using Ruby on Rails, but found one problem all my files that work with Rails directories is on virtual machine and I can’t edit them ...
2
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1answer
109 views

Mouse wheel suddenly scrolls 7 times faster than usual

I'm using a Windows XP image in VirtualBox. Then my scroll wheel suddenly began scrolling 21 lines at each tick instead of the usual 3. Why it does this and how can I reset it? It's very annoying and ...
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1answer
78 views

Windows Xp: Install on Virtual machine in Linux

I am trying to install windows xp on a virtual machine in my linux box. I downloaded virtual machine and using this tutorial, was able to get it to the part of actually pressing start to begin using ...
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3answers
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How to create vdi from existing (off line) partition?

I have an old hdd from my notebook that carries WindowsXP. I would like to run this WindowsXP installation under Virtual box under Windows7. I am able to connect the disk to my Windows7 via usb. So ...
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2answers
563 views

VirtualBox: Host-only and NAT conflict?

I have a Windows XP w/ SP2 (guest additions installed) configured with 2 network cards. Network Card 1: Host-only IP: 10.0.2.15 (static) Mask: 255.255.255.0 DG: 10.0.2.1 ...
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1answer
448 views

Black screen when running game in virtualbox on linux

After installing the virthualbox 4.2 in linux mint and installing Windows XP in virtualbox (Testing in windows 7 shows the same problem) When I try to run a game (like Red Alert 2), it shows me a ...
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1answer
145 views

Virtualbox, how to force a specific CPU to the guest

I have a XP guest in VirtualBox, windows 8 host. The guest shows the processor transparently same as the host (i5 2500k). However most of the installers don't recognize this processors and fail to ...
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221 views

Unity Web Player Fatal Resolution Error

I am trying to play an online game, namely BeGone on Windows XP in VirtualBox. After the game loads I get a fatal error notification that says, Couldn't switch to requested monitor resolution. BeGone ...
2
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1answer
930 views

Windows XP Repair Install BSOD After changing Virtual HDD Controller

I vm'ed an old windows XP installation using VirtualBox and it runs/ran fine after the normal ritual of performing a repair install. I noticed VirtualBox by default set my hard drive controller to ...
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1answer
276 views

x86 error while installing rhel6(x86-64) on virtual box

i have a computer with the following configuration: pentium dual core ||||| 2.50ghz||||| 1.75 gb ram ||||| windows xp(sp2)(x86) i installed oracle virtual box and on turning on the virtual ...
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1answer
332 views

Very weird USB pendrive situation on Windows 7 - suddenly not recognized

I'm running Windows 7 and I also have an XP box on Oracle VM (this will become relevant in the following explanation). My problem is: Until yesterday my pendrive was recognized, I could read and write ...
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1answer
1k views

not able to activate windows xp in oracle virtualbox

I installed oracle virtualbox and used my Windows XP home edition to run in the virtualbox. Is it working, but I get all the time the reminder I have to register. This seems not to work as is tries to ...
2
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2answers
648 views

Can VirtualBox use a modem that doesn't work on the host?

I have a modem which does not work with Windows 7. Its drivers are for XP. My computer runs Windows 7. Is it possible to set up a virtualized Windows XP instance and install the drivers there and ...
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Two internet connections on a single computer (host to ethernet, virtualbox to dial-up)

UPDATE 4: After trying what JohnnyVegas suggested, I connected the dongle to the host machine, it wanted to install it's drivers, I cancelled the installation. I removed all network connections from ...
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1answer
373 views

XP expired under Virtualbox

I was running XP VHD images in Ubuntu with Virtualbox. But the 30 day trial is over (actually it's well over 90 days now), so XP keeps complaining of expiry and will not allow me to log on. I ...
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3answers
918 views

Windows .bat fails when running from Scheduled tasks; runs fine when running from command line

I am trying to start a virtual machine via a batch file. The .bat file runs fine when I run it from the Windows command line. But when I run it from scheduled tasks, it exits with error code 1. I ...
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2answers
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Configuring bridging in Virtual Box to enable access from other computers in network

I have a Win XP installed on Virtual Box, and as suggested in different posts, i have chosen the bridged mode. When i look at the router logs, i can see that an ip address has been given to the VM and ...
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2answers
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mounting local filesystems — failed

When I start guest OS which is Oracle Linux 5 running on Virtual Box 4.2, I am getting mounting local filesystems --- failed How can I resolve the issue? Thanks etc/fstab ...
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4answers
86 views

Starting Guest OS slows down computer

I have virtual box 4.2.4 installed in Windows XP SP 3 and Oracle Linux is installed in Virtual box. When I start linux on Virtual box, I have noticed that both my host and guest machines becomes ...
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2answers
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Printing from Windows XP as the guest OS

I have a canon lP800 printer for which there is no available drivers for Windows 7. It used to work well under Windows XP, so I was thinking about installing XP as guest OS in VirtualBox. Do you ...
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2answers
111 views

Unable to launch google.com inside Linux Ubuntu

I have installed Ubuntu Linux VM in my Windows XP box. I am able to open http://google.com on Windows XP but when I login to, Ubuntu linux.. and launch this site: I am getting an error: Server not ...
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0answers
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BSOD while migrating windows xp from physical drive to vhd in virtualbox [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: BSOD trying to migrate Windows XP from a physical to a virtual machine this is not a new topic , i know, but i can't seem to add comments there BSOD trying to migrate ...
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1answer
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Virtual Box freezes when guest operating is restarting or shut down

I am using Virtual Box version 4.2.4 which is installed on Windows XP SP3 I have installed Oracle Linux on virtual box and when I shutdown or re-start linux, I get the following and it freezes at ...
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240 views

MacOS host microphone not working on WindowsXP guest VirtualBox

I need my guest Windows XP to work with the host MacOS's microphone. It all seems to be configured properly, but no audio is captured by XP. Why is that? System Configuration: Host: MacOS 10.7.4 ...
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Why can I not view my files in external HDD?

I have a desktop computer with windows7 64b and a virtual machine with windows XP 32b, sometimes I need to get into the virtual machine and use my external HDD in order to use some files, evertything ...
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2answers
1k views

Poor performance of single processor 32bit Windows XP xompared SMP in VBA+Excel

Welcome! On many computers I experienced poor performance of 32 bit guests running on 64 bit Linux host (I used only the Debian family). At last I managed to collect benchmark data. I made the ...
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1answer
53 views

Snapshot in VirtualBox

Hello I am new to VirtualBox. I installed Mac in my Windows XP, I did my project in that, now my system got crashed. I have no other option but formatting my system, but before that I would like to ...
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597 views

Virtual Box Windows XP Image DRIVER_IRQL_NOT_LESS_OR_EQUAL

I am running Oracle VM Virtual Box 4.1.18 on a Windows 7 Machine and trying to start a Windows XP image. When it starts up it immediately crashes with the error DRIVER_IRQL_NOT_LESS_OR_EQUAL. I did a ...
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1answer
96 views

How to make a VBox Windows XP guest from installation CD?

I have a sudden need to have a Windows XP guest machine (VirtualBox) and have both a Reinstallation CD (including SP3) as well as a valid Windows XP key that I purchased years ago and never used. So ...
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1answer
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How to solve 'DRIVER_UNLOADED_WITHOUT_CANCELLING_PENDING_OPERATIONS' caused by intelppm.sys?

I use virtualbox to install xp. When I boot, it shows: And I can boot into safe mode. How to solve it? Thank you~
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380 views

VirtualBox + Windows XP Machines + Bridge Mode

This morning I started working on a new experience with VirtualBox virtual machines to implement a project involving two Windows XP boxes. After setting those machines up, I went out to configure ...
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1answer
170 views

Installing Ubuntu on VirtualBox from iso

I'm having some trouble. I have VirtualBox installed on both a OS X Lion Macbook Pro and a Windows XP Lenovo Laptop, and they both behave the same way. I've downloaded Ubuntu as an .iso from here: ...