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Windows 7: Windows 7 Crashes when Oversized Dynamic VHDs Are Used

23 Mar 2010   #1

Win 7 Ultimate 64-bit. SP1.
Windows 7 Crashes when Oversized Dynamic VHDs Are Used

Windows 7 Crashes when Oversized Dynamic VHDs Are Used in Native Boot Scenarios.

With the advent of Windows 7 and Windows Server 2008 R2, Microsoft introduced native support for the virtualization technology. With it came native boot from VHD (virtual hard disk). Essentially, Windows 7 and Windows Server 2008 R2 can both boot as guest operating systems installed in a virtual machine as opposite to being deployed on the actual physical drive. However, Microsoft is warning customers using native-boot VHD that oversized dynamic virtual hard disks will crash the computer rather than launch the operating system.
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