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Windows 7: VirtualBox XP - No bootable medium found running in Win7

23 May 2014   #21
Kari

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The Host is BSODing during the installation of the guest? If so, we need to some more info to comment on it.
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There is no crash dump in the zip you attached.
That's because the XP vm had BSOD, not the Windows 7 host.


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24 May 2014   #22
Arc

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Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by Kari View Post
Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by Arc View Post
The Host is BSODing during the installation of the guest? If so, we need to some more info to comment on it.
Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by Arc View Post
There is no crash dump in the zip you attached.
That's because the XP vm had BSOD, not the Windows 7 host.
And the lack of storage space is the reason behind it, whether it is the host or the guest.
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24 May 2014   #23
Kari

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Arc, I simply explained why the host dump reveals nothing.
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24 May 2014   #24
Arc

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Its ok Kari. Thank you for the explanation.
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