1
vote
1answer
247 views

Run Snow Leopard (non-server version) as guest in Lion

I know you can run the server version, but neither my Lion (current) or my Snow Leopard CD I have is the server version. Is it possible to run Snow Leopard as guest in Lion?
0
votes
1answer
414 views

Snow leopard in vmware fusion

I'm on Lion and I want to install Snow Leopard in vmware fusion. Is there a way to do that ? Just want to do that, because of a software using powerpc not intel binaries. Thanks !
2
votes
1answer
3k views

How to easily switch between virtual machines in VMWare Fusion

I have two virtual machines open at the same time in VMWare Fusion. I often switch between OSX and the virtual machines. Switching from OSX to the last virtual machine I used is not too difficult. ...
1
vote
2answers
4k views

Can I delete .vmdk files?

I'm using vmware fusion on osx (Snow Leopard) and I noticed that for every virtual machine I have, there's a bunch of huge (2Gb) vmdk files? What are they, snapshots? Can I delete some of them? How ...
0
votes
2answers
877 views

How to install Windows XP on a Mac OS X using VMware Fusion 3

I'm trying to install Windows XP on my Mac through a VMware Fusion virtual machine, but I can't seem to make it work. I have an ISO image of Win XP on my computer and I tried using that, but when ...
1
vote
1answer
321 views

VMware Fusion 3.1.1: Keys randomly stuck in XP guest while typing

I'm having a strange issue where keys will randomly repeat on my WinXP guest OS within VMware Fusion as I am typing. When a character starts repeating (this could be a letter, number, space, or even ...
1
vote
2answers
1k views

Possible issues for not fixing the Bootcamp files cannot be moved error?

I have been reading and working on the following error message for the last few days. Bootcamp Partition Error: "Files cannot be moved" This has occurred (I am guessing) from removing the ...
2
votes
4answers
4k views

Remove associations with applications in VMWare Fusion

One of the "features" of VMWare Fusion is that it associates files on the Mac host with programs in the VM. Unfortunately I uninstalled VMWare Fusion, and my Mac still has applications in VMWare ...
1
vote
2answers
210 views

Specify an address of my mac on host-only/nat adapter

I installed VMware Fusion 3 to my Mac (running 10.5.4), and I am trying use it. But, I usually set NAT/HostOnly adapters' address to somewhere 10.0.0.0/8 range (e.g. usually I use 10.0.80.0/24 for ...
1
vote
2answers
2k views

Bridged networking is unreliable on VMWare Fusion running Windows 7

I am running Windows 7 under VMWare Fusion on Snow Leopard, connecting to my router via Airport. When I select "Share the Mac's network connection (NAT)" under the Network options, everything works ...
1
vote
4answers
2k views

Snow Leopard and VMWare Fusion 2 + 3

Not sure if this has been answered in another thread but i have been having serious performance issues with running an XP VM in VMware fusion on the latest Snow Leopard version. I upgraded the SL to ...
1
vote
6answers
3k views

VMWare Fusion 2.0.6 no longer wants to load my VMs

The issue: VMware Fusion cannot connect to the virtual machine. Make sure you have rights to run the program and to access all directories it uses and rights to access all directories for ...
3
votes
2answers
7k views

Mount VMware images (.vmwarevm) in Snow Leopard with MacFuse

Snow Leopard removed the extended file context menus, which for VMware gave the option to mount .vmwarevm files with MacFuse. Is there a way to mount the .vmwarevm files in Snow Leopard? I'm using ...
1
vote
3answers
5k views

Run VirtualBox on Snow Leopard set to 64-bit?

I know there are problems running VMWare Fusion when Snow Leopard has been set to boot as 64-bit. It will only run on 32-bit for now (default for desktop/laptop Macs). Any news on whether Virtual Box ...