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Forum: Virtualization 25 May 2011
Replies: 3
Views: 8,726
Posted By bww
I had the same problem, and someone here...

I had the same problem, and someone here suggested these steps and they worked for me:

1) Edit the settings of the VM, and change the close behavior to "Shutdown" (only required if your VM isn't...
Forum: Virtualization 17 May 2011
Replies: 13
Views: 10,183
Posted By bww
Thanks, actually I was told by someone who knows...

Thanks, actually I was told by someone who knows a lot more than I do that the setting if disabled will have the cpu do the checksums instead of the nic card. He said in his opinion it would only...
Forum: Virtualization 16 May 2011
Replies: 13
Views: 10,183
Posted By bww
Jeff, Thanks I will try that. Do you happen to...

Jeff,
Thanks I will try that. Do you happen to know if it affects anything in Windows 7??
I am not really sure what I am doing when I disable those settings.
Forum: Virtualization 15 May 2011
Replies: 13
Views: 10,183
Posted By bww
I too have the same slowness you spoke of and...

I too have the same slowness you spoke of and would like to fix it. I am not familiar with the procedure you mention. I am running Windows 7 and xp mode and my question to you is:
1. Where do I...
Forum: Virtualization 18 Feb 2011
Replies: 6
Views: 8,159
Posted By bww
Kari, Thanks for the advice. After fooling...

Kari,
Thanks for the advice. After fooling around alot with this I think I have found out that someplace in the actual xpmode vhd file the base file location is used and hence if the locations are...
Forum: Virtualization 15 Feb 2011
Replies: 6
Views: 8,159
Posted By bww
Well I did all of the transfer and it didn't...

Well I did all of the transfer and it didn't work, it said "Cannot attach the virtual hd to the virtual machine.

I think the problem is my base vhd is on my y: drive and my wife's base is on the...
Forum: Virtualization 13 Feb 2011
Replies: 5
Views: 2,347
Posted By bww
I am using Virtual PC downloaded in Aug 2010. ...

I am using Virtual PC downloaded in Aug 2010. Everything is working great should I be upgrading my current system with this new update?
Forum: Virtualization 11 Feb 2011
Replies: 6
Views: 8,159
Posted By bww
Thanks Kari for the detailed instructions, I will...

Thanks Kari for the detailed instructions, I will be trying it out next week and will report back.
Forum: Virtualization 11 Feb 2011
Replies: 6
Views: 8,159
Posted By bww
Moving XP Mode to another Laptop

Hello there,
I am running XP Mode on my Windows 7 Pro Laptop and want to copy my exact xp mode setup to another Windows 7 Pro Laptop (my wife's) that has not downloaded and installed either...
Forum: Virtualization 28 Jan 2011
Replies: 2
Views: 970
Posted By bww
The tutorial is excellent and I did not actually...

The tutorial is excellent and I did not actually use it but it seems very straight forward. The XP-More just let me hit one button and I was done.
Forum: Virtualization 27 Jan 2011
Replies: 2
Views: 970
Posted By bww
Anyone using xp-mode

I started to copy my xp vm using the tutorial but ran across this program for managing virtual pc. I tried it out and it worked great for copying my xp mode. I have not used it for anything other...
Forum: Virtualization 25 Jan 2011
Replies: 21
Views: 2,576
Posted By bww
That has been tried by many folks at our church...

That has been tried by many folks at our church and this is the only solution. It must be xp and it must run windows media 10.0 ONLY nothing else will work we have tried it. Not to go into lots of...
Forum: Virtualization 25 Jan 2011
Replies: 21
Views: 2,576
Posted By bww
I have an application that cannot be run in...

I have an application that cannot be run in anything BUT xp. It just will not work anyplace else so I need to run it using my Windows 7 laptop (I no longer have an xp system). It is a custom...
Forum: Virtualization 24 Jan 2011
Replies: 21
Views: 2,576
Posted By bww
I am not looking to test windows xp but use it...

I am not looking to test windows xp but use it for years so I think I would need a valid license. Thanks for the suggestion.
Forum: Virtualization 24 Jan 2011
Replies: 21
Views: 2,576
Posted By bww
thanks for the replies.....alot on ebay are dodgy...

thanks for the replies.....alot on ebay are dodgy but I am sure I could sort out something that is genuine, however what if I want to install xp on a system that does NOT have Windows 7 Pro (my...
Forum: Virtualization 24 Jan 2011
Replies: 21
Views: 2,576
Posted By bww
Should I purchase xp?

I have windows 7 and xp mode running on my system, however I am concerned about not having an actual xp disk and lic. Everything works great on my system but I was wondering if down the road (a...
Forum: Virtualization 07 Jan 2011
Replies: 5
Views: 2,351
Posted By bww
Is suspended the same as hibernated?

Is suspended the same as hibernated?
Forum: Virtualization 07 Jan 2011
Replies: 5
Views: 2,351
Posted By bww
Kari, So the bottom line is to just...

Kari,

So the bottom line is to just hibernate each day and then unhibernate when I want to run the program. It only takes about 1 minute for the hibernation to load up so I guess that is the best...
Forum: Virtualization 07 Jan 2011
Replies: 5
Views: 2,351
Posted By bww
Should I keep xp-mode running all the time?

I am new to virtualization. I am running xp mode in windows 7 and have a task that I need to run in xp every day and it takes about 10 min to run.

My question is: Is it better to just let xp mode...
Forum: Virtualization 22 Aug 2010
Replies: 1
Views: 2,358
Posted By bww
Not sure if this is helpful because I am not a...

Not sure if this is helpful because I am not a VPN expert, but I was not able in Windows XP Mode to connect to VPN using pptp (although I was able in Windows 7) but I was able to connect using l2tp...
Forum: Virtualization 17 Aug 2010
Replies: 3
Views: 1,262
Posted By bww
I found the answer to moving my vhd file from c...

I found the answer to moving my vhd file from c to another drive in virtual pc.

Here are the instructions copied from another site....I have completed it and everything works great.

The base...
Forum: Virtualization 16 Aug 2010
Replies: 3
Views: 1,262
Posted By bww
Thanks ppark1 for the reply, that helps, however...

Thanks ppark1 for the reply, that helps, however about moving the vhd to another drive; I have virtual pc and I know where it is because in settings it shows where on c: it is located.

Would your...
Forum: Virtualization 16 Aug 2010
Replies: 3
Views: 1,262
Posted By bww
Couple of newbie questions

I have my xp mode working and everything is going well. I have a few questions that I cannot seem to find the answer for:

1. My xp mode vhd is on the c: drive (when I did the install I tried to...
Forum: Virtualization 08 Aug 2010
Replies: 12
Views: 2,867
Posted By bww
Thank you both for your recommendation. Would I...

Thank you both for your recommendation.
Would I be able to make a VHD of my current XP pro system (using Disk2VHD) and load it into virtualbox on my Win 7 system and run the programs, etc from the...
Forum: Virtualization 08 Aug 2010
Replies: 12
Views: 2,867
Posted By bww
Best VM for me?

Getting a new laptop Wed with Win 7 Pro (6 gb mem) moving from a WinXP pro and want to use basic virtualization (new laptop is hardware compatible). I have read lots of threads and looked, as much...
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