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Windows 7: DVD grayed out


13 Feb 2011   #1

 
 
DVD grayed out

i just tried to set up a virtual pc from a windows dvd.

when i start the virtual machine, and go to TOOLS, SETTINGS, DVD...

the option to select the physical DVD drive is grayed out?


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13 Feb 2011   #2

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You have to select it first before you can choose a CD/DVD drive:

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Click the text Access a physical drive, or press ALT + A to select physical drive, then choose correct drive from the drop down menu.

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