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Windows 7: BSOD while running ubuntu on vmware in windows7

18 Aug 2014   #1
shobham

windows 7 professional 32 bit
 
 
BSOD while running ubuntu on vmware in windows7

Hello,
I have a Dell inspiron 15 3521 with 4gb RAM and i3. I am using Windows 7 professional 32bit. I was trying to use ubuntu on vmware. it was installed successfully but when i tried to play that then the bluescreen appears.
Please help me with this issue asap.


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18 Aug 2014   #2
andrew129260

Windows 10 Pro
 
 

Is the vmware player the latest version?

https://my.vmware.com/web/vmware/fre...are_player/4_0

Bluscreens during virtual machine use is typically the result of the pc running out of resources. Make sure your antivirus, and other programs are not running scans/doing anything hard drive intensive automatically during the time you're in the VM.

Also make sure you are not assigning too much ram to the virtual machine. For example, you have 4GB ram. I would not assign more than 2GB to ubuntu. Close all programs and run only the virtual machine.

PS: You might also want to consider upgrading to windows 7 x64 instead of 32 bit. It would improve performance slightly.

Also see my tutorial:

Virtual Machine - Speed Up Performance


Also follow the bsod posting instructions here:

Blue Screen of Death (BSOD) Posting Instructions
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