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Windows 7: Does Virtualization use the hosts drivers?

28 Mar 2016   #1

Windows 7 64 bit/ Ubuntu 14.04
Does Virtualization use the hosts drivers?

Hi, just a quick question; I've been having driver issues that cause me to blue screen when runing certain programs, I was wondering if running a virtual machine would possibly fix the problem since it's a different OS, so it probably has its own drivers. (or not, I'm new to this Virtualization stuff sorry.)

Also, say it doesn't use it's own drivers; if I ran the same programs that kill my computer on the virtual machine, would that just cause the simulated OS to BSOD or the entire PC?

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