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Windows 7: AMD Chip


10 Jun 2009   #1

Windows 7 x64 7229
 
 
AMD Chip

I'm trying to install the Virtual XP thing, and it's telling me my processor doesn't support it, yet it's not on the list. My processor is an AMD Athlon Processor 2650e

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10 Jun 2009   #2

Windows 7 Ultimate x64 SP1
 
 

Before you install Virtual XP you have to make sure you motherboard supports Virtualization.
You can do this by going into your BIOS and making sure that Virtualization is turned on.
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10 Jun 2009   #3

Windows 7 x64 7229
 
 

I just checked, Virtualization is enabled.
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10 Jun 2009   #4

Windows 7 Ultimate x64 SP1
 
 

Ok two things you can try from here.
1) make sure you have the latest BIOS Firmware
2) make sure you installed this item before running the XP Setup Download details: Windows Virtual PC Beta
3) If you can fill out the rest of your system specs in your UserCP we can help you out some more
4) If you can get a screen shot of the error message too would help.
5) make sure you have done all the windows updates.
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10 Jun 2009   #5

Windows 7 x64 7229
 
 

1) Yes
2) Yes
3) I tried my best, sorry not very good with computers, and my computer is sucky lol.
4) http://i39.tinypic.com/2w5ukpy.jpg
5) Yes
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10 Jun 2009   #6

Windows 7 Ultimate x64 SP1
 
 

That's odd it hasn't come up with a BIOS updated and set.
did you shut down your pc after Enabling Virualization in BIOS.
Just found this may help Im not sure tho.
Important Step After Enabling Virtualization in BIOS
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10 Jun 2009   #7

Windows 7 x64 7229
 
 

Virtualization was never disabled, e.t. it was already enabled when I checked.
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12 Jun 2009   #8

Windows 7 Ultimate x64 SP1
 
 

Sorry for the long break on this.
Check out this post and see if it will help you. I will continue to research this problem and see what I find out.
http://www.sevenforums.com/virtualization/12256-virtual-machine-without-virtualization.html
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