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Windows XP virtual machine in VirtualBox fails to boot after disabling VT-x/AMD-V

I use VirtualBox 4.3.4 and i want to move a "Windows XP base VM" from my PC to my laptop. I have a 64-bit windows 8 in My PC so VirtualBox support CPU Acceleration and Hardware Virtualization. but ...
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32 views

How to connect from a VirtualBox guest (XP) to a running JBoss server on the host?

First off, I'll say I'm not 100% certain this is the correct location for this question. I was contemplating stackoverflow, but I don't think there's much in the way of code that has to do with this: ...
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1answer
57 views

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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1answer
9 views

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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71 views

Why can't I debug my ASP project through a remote desktop connection?

I just asked this question in Stack Overflow but I figured this stack exchange forum is a better fit. It's been about a month of trying to figure out this problem and we've still not found a ...
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0answers
282 views

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 ...
0
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1answer
222 views

Virtual Machine faster than host computer?

It seems impossible, I am shocked. I installed Windows 7 on my PC, it took about 30-40 minutes to install, and normal boot (when there's no program installed) takes me about 30 seconds. I run a VM on ...
0
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1answer
416 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
714 views

Turn off Internet access for Windows XP VMware Fusion guest

I am using a VMware Fusion 6 Windows XP guest to run some legacy Windows software on my Mac. I would like to turn off Internet access for the VM so Windows XP can't pick up any nastyware online. ...
0
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1answer
187 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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72 views

Hidden Files In XP Mode

I'm currently using a Windows 7 desktop at work, with an XP Mode virtual machine to access the Netware network our company is currently trying to eliminate. However, I have to archive old files on the ...
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347 views

Virtual Win XP Mode stopped HP LJ Pro M1212nf MFP printing in Win 7 Pro

Virtual Win XP Mode stopped HP LJ Pro M1212nf MFP printing in Win 7 Pro: I am running Windows 7 Pro with Virtual Windows XP Mode. My printer is HP LaserJet Pro M1212nf MFP attached directly to a USB ...
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2answers
444 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 ...
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1answer
79 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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1answer
2k views

Hyper-V: Microsoft Virtual Machine Bus Video Device

Hyper-V uses the Microsoft Virtual Machine Bus Video Device as your default video driver. This is okay, but the only issue that I have with it is that the color setting is 16 bit and not 32 bit. I ...
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0answers
2k views

How to activate Windows XP that is OEM version after Physical to Virtual migration?

Dell Optiplex box, used the VMWare p2v tool to migrate to VM I can't imagine that I am the first person to ever virtualize an OEM copy of windows, so there should be a solution? Got the VM to boot ...
2
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1answer
105 views

How to restart windows VM from another Machine

I have a Windows Virtual machine and this is currently in hang mode. When I log into my VM, It successfully logs in but VM is in hanged mode so I cannot do anything. It shows only a blank blue screen. ...
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2answers
8k views

Create disk image of C drive and run on VMware virtual machine

I run Windows XP SP3 Pro on my desktop PC and I want to create an image of its C Drive. I'd like to run this image in a virtual machine on VMware. How can I do this? Install XP in VMware first – ...
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57 views

Why does MS Expression Recorder make the capture area blank/white in XP?

I have had this problem on 2 different virtual machines running Windows XP SP3. Basically, you can still see the green cross-hairs and outline while Expression Recorder is recording, but everything ...
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1answer
491 views

How can I get the Microsoft Expressions 4 Codec to work on XP SP3?

The codec allows you to preview the recording you just took. The recorder itself and the encoder both seem to work just fine, but when I try to preview a recording it says it can't find the codec. ...
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0answers
222 views

Is a remote desktop session a background service

I have some virtual machines (xp, windows 7) running on hyper-v for developing and testing purpose. I access those vms only by remote desktop and run on them various software I was wondering if i ...
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1answer
2k views

How to recover VMware Player Virtual Machine OS password? (Windows XP Professional SP3) [duplicate]

Well, i think title is clear. :) I've tried all of my password combinations and none of them worked. If you can tell me a pratical way to do it, i'll be appreciated. :)
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1answer
232 views

Deploy Windows XP Hyper-V VM to Azure?

Is it now possible to deploy a Windows XP VM to Azure? I know before everything had to be based on Windows Server, but now, since you can also deploy Linux, shouldn't it be possible to deploy XP too? ...
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1answer
113 views

Can't see other virtual machine on Internal Network

I have two Windows XP virtual machines running on Windows 7 Virtual PC. Both are connected to the "Internal Network" network adaptor. I can't ping one VM from the other. How can I get this to work? ...
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1answer
2k views

How can I map a directory in Windows 7 to an XP Mode VM directory?

I need to have a separate area within Windows 7 to have a "backup," as it were, of a directory created on a VM (XP Mode). What are the steps to accomplish this?
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23 views

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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2answers
863 views

Can a physical partition with Windows XP be directly used for booting a Virtual Machine? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Booting into a Virtual Machine from a physical installation (there are a lot of similar questions but I did not find one which seems to fit my scenario): I have a PC ...
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1answer
449 views

Running a remote command through an SSH Tunnel

I am trying to set up an ssh tunnel on my Mac OSX ('osx') to a server ('target') via an interim host ('gateway'). This tunnel needs to have a local (osx) port forward so that my Windows XP VM ('vm') ...
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0answers
84 views

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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0answers
276 views

Automatically default back to QWERTY keyboard layout to prevent irritation to other team members?

Is there an existing script or software out there that can be run on login or logout to remove the DVORAK keyboard layout and revert to the QWERTY keyboard? I use the DVORAK keyboard layout, and I ...
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1answer
1k views

`:Zone.Identifier` files keep on appearing in Windows XP virtual machine

I have a Windows XP Home Edition guest and a Linux Mint 13 host. I use VirtualBox and the ~/Public directory is shared with the guest. It sometimes happens that I use IE on the guest system to ...
1
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1answer
56 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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2answers
175 views

How to install win xp beside win 7? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: How to dual boot when Windows XP was installed after Windows 7? Now,I have win 7 and I am running win xp on the virtual machine but it is too slow.So, I want to know if ...
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1answer
109 views

Linux VM connect to Gigabit Eth Switch

I am running VMWare Workstation 7.1.0 build-261024 on Windows XP. I have an Ubuntu 11.10 set up as a VM. I have connected the Windows XP PC and a Cisco 1252 AP (without DHCP) to a gigbit ethernet ...
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1answer
102 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 ...
3
votes
1answer
389 views

How is TRIM Support Handled on an SSD Accessed by Two Different Operating Systems?

I have a Lenovo T410 ThinkPad running Windows 7 Professional as the host OS, and Windows XP Professional running as a guest OS under Windows 7 Virtual PC. I am thinking of installing a 128GB SSD to ...
1
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1answer
78 views

win xp client, win 7 host, only xp drivers

I have a win 7 64 bit box which has xp on it in a vmware module and also the win7 version. I can use my old usb wifi card under virtual xp as i have the wifi drivers, but apparently the manufacturing ...
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0answers
296 views

Virtual box lost files

I have been running Virtual Box on a Macbook Pro for a year or more, with an old version of Windows XP running on the virtual machine. Recently my Mac battery dies completely and I had left VB / ...
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1answer
625 views

Evidently I've lost my HAL… - Can't start up VM - HAL.dll missing

I recently went and dug out one of my old HDs (the PC it was mounted in is no longer in existence...) I mounted it in my PC and used DVD2VHD to convert the whole drive to a VHD. It's an old XP drive ...
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1answer
259 views

Add partition to Windows XP Guest after extending Logical Volume on host?

How do I add a partition to a Windows XP Guest after extending the Logical Volume on the host? I have a CentOS 6 Server running several virtual machines, one of which is a Windows XP Guest. The ...
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0answers
264 views

Keyboard repeat stop working on Virtual PC

I am running Virtual PC 2007 (6.0) on a Windows XP host. My virtual boxes are all Windows Server 2003. Every so often, key repeat stops working. Normally in Windows if you hold down any key (Space, ...
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votes
1answer
116 views

Enable to connect my virtual XP machine to my host system machine

I have created a VM machine in my host system (Windows 7). After creating the VM machine through VM work station, I want to connect this VM machine to my host machine (Windows 7 operating system). The ...
2
votes
1answer
543 views

Waiting for a virtualbox automated guest login to complete

Is there way to tell if an automated logon to a virtualbox windows guest has completed? I'm currently using virtualbox machines as part of a test process on windows, but at the moment I have to ...
0
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1answer
494 views

Vm ware Lost Password Windows XP Virtual Machine [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: How do I reset the admin password of a Windows XP VM running in VMWare? I have Win Xp as virtual machine, but I lost the admin password. Is it possible somehow to reset ...
2
votes
2answers
610 views

Network between host and guest operating system (VMware virtual machines)

On my computer (OS: Windows 7) I have installed VMware and created one virtual machine(OS: Windows XP), can I create a network between my host OS (windows 7) and guest OS (windows XP) ?
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0answers
258 views

VirtualBox Host->Guest file sharing strategy

I am looking for a referential strategy to share files between a VirtualBox host and guest. For instance, in my setup, I have an Ubuntu Host and WinXP Guest. I use VBoxManage to create custom "Open ...
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2answers
2k views

Installing programs in a sandbox or virtual environment

I have a new PC with zero viruses. I want to keep it that way. Is the best way to do that using anti-virus software (like security essentials)? Should I be using a sandbox or a virtual PC? a ...
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2answers
2k views

Installing Windows XP sp2 on a system with an i5 processor [closed]

I want to install Windows XP service pack 2 on my computer which is powered by an Intel Core i5 processor. I must have Windows XP sp2 because of certain software I must run that do not support other ...
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1answer
50 views

Running Windows 7 VM on XP machine?

I'm fairly certain that this is not possible, but just wanted to ask the really smart people to be sure. My company wants to run a Windows 7 VM (using any virtual machine software) on an desktop ...
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332 views

How do I connect two virtual machines in VMware player?

How do I connect two virtual machines in VMware player? I mean network connectvity and my host is XP and my my virtual machines are 2003 & 2008 Server respectively. Please give your valuable ...