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Windows 7: How to connect vitual Windows XP to network

13 Feb 2013   #1
boyvivu

Windows 7 Ultimate x86
 
 
How to connect vitual Windows XP to network

I using Windows 7 and setup new vitual Windows XP by Virtual PC 2007 SP1. I can't understand how to connect vitual Windows Xp SP3- 32 bit to network - that is Dial-up connecttion and using follow Windows 7 Profestional SP1 - 32bit. Windows Xp not detect my Dcom E173Eu-1.
Some tutorial by change COM gate or IP address to reset Win XP fo detect. But not work for me! I think when USB gate of Dcom not detect in Vitual PC, COM not work.

Some problem with share Disk or File, Folder of Real Windows7 to Vitual Windows XP. How I can set Windows XP and Windows 7 in a LAN.
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Thank 4 reading!


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13 Feb 2013   #2
carwiz

Windows 7 Pro-x64
 
 

I can't help you specifically since I use Windows Virtual PC running Windows XP but there should be a Settings menu somewhere and a way to turn on Integration options for the virtual machine. Integration options would be what hardware on your PC you want to include in the virtual machine. The Settings menu would allow you to specify details of the hardware.

This picture is of Windows VPC-XP Settings. It might help some. For a trouble free and seamless XP VM, I suggest using the Windows Virtual PC with XP. It's free so you can't beat the price.


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19 Mar 2013   #3
boyvivu

Windows 7 Ultimate x86
 
 

Thank !
I not look Setting Button

/ more question: how to set a folder never write inside? I tried set a folder to Read Only ( folder store in slave disk - FAT 32 )
but not work.
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19 Mar 2013   #4
carwiz

Windows 7 Pro-x64
 
 

Is this for the VM? When you start the virtual PC, right click on the folder in question, click on properties and mark it read only.


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28 Mar 2013   #5
Si2100

Microsoft Windows 7 Ultimate SP1 64x
 
 

From past experience using Microsoft Virtual XP, When i downloaded it and installed it, It connected direct to my local network, on boot up, and didn't have any issues with it.

I guess you could check the device drivers for the virtual NIC, and see if you could ping the VM,
or try using another program like Virtual box and see if you can get it to connect to your network
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