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Trying to convert 32 bit windows xp vm to x64 hardware for migration testing

I'm working on deploying Win 7 x64 to all of our clients, they are x64 ready machines but most are running 32 bit operating systems. I have a 32bit VM that I want to play with, but I'm having problems ...
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VMWare Workstation 6.5.5 (64-bit) on Ubuntu 10.04 (64-bit) Odd Problem

I managed to successfully install VMWare Workstation 6.5.5 (64-bit) on Ubuntu 10.04 (64-bit). It works well and somehow feels faster and snappier than the same exact version on Ubuntu 8.04. However, ...
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VMware Winx64 key

Im using a legal copy of Windows x64 on a Dell machine. I Want to virtualize it and run it on another Dell using VMware Prob: The VM wants a x64 bit key. The host is also running a legal copy of Win ...
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Windows XP x64 virtual machine (VMWare ESX) using only 2 CPUs (out of 4)

I just converted a physical Windows XP x64 machine with 4 CPUs to a VMWare virtual machine with 4CPUs (on a ESX server) using the VMWare Standalone Converter. Everything worked just great, except ...
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SCCM Report to identify machines with 64-bit capable hardware

Currently looking at deployment options for Windows 7. One of the questions we're looking into is 32 bit vs 64 bit. I'm trying to run a SCCM report against our estate to identify which machines are ...
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tasklist.exe “initialization failure”

One of our Windows XP x64 Pro machines suddenly would not run tasklist.exe (lists processes in cmd line) anymore. It gives "ERROR: Initialization failure" when run. Things I've looked into: -any ...
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Periodic kernel activity on Windows XP x64

I've got a Windows XP Pro x64 maching, running on Intel Core 2 Duo, 4GB ram, all latest updates installed. A week ago or so i've started noticing high CPU usage. Looking at the task manager i see the ...
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T5500 NIC issues

I currently have a T5500 with a Broadcom on-board NIC. System specs: Windows XP x64 SP2 12gb RAM Broadcom NetXtreme 5761 BIOS is updated to the latest - A02. I can successfully bind the ...
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Why is hotfix KB973869 on x64 versions of 2003/XP not working?

I've applied the new KB973869 hotfix multiple times on my x64 2003 and XP systems and Windows Update keeps saying it needs to be re-applied. What's going on?
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Losing filesystem features moving from Fedora to XP 64-bit, DroboPro doesn't support linux :(

I recently purchased a DroboPro to replace my 2TB RAID 5 array. The new device has 8 SATA bays, and I've filled 5 of them with 1TB drives, giving me about 4TB of available space. The old RAID server ...
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Running Multiple website on windows XP 64

I'm running windows xp 64, which is really xp over server 2003, It runs iis6, which is capable of running multiple websites, but the XP version doesn't let me, I would assume this could be changed ...
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Running VMWare on XP 64 bit does not allow a 64 bit guest OS

I installed VMWare Server on a 64 bit XP machine. After creating a new virtual machine (for XP 64 bit guest OS) and adding a CD pointing to XP64 setup ISO, VMWare doesn't let me run the virtual ...
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Can Hyper-V Server run on Windows XP 32-bit with a 64-bit processor?

I am trying to get a Virtual Instance of Windows 2008 R2 running from my laptop. My laptop has a 64-bit processor and is running 32-bit Windows XP. I have hardware DEP and hardware virtualization ...