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58 views

Testing Active Directory users and groups [closed]

I have an Active Directory instance set up on a VM, and have set up a number of users and groups. I was wondering how I would go about testing this instance e.g. testing the connection, and verifying ...
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1answer
87 views

Create Virtual Machine templates using Virtual PC

Is there a way to create a Virtual Machine Template from which I can then create virtual machines? What I would like to achieve is: Create a virtual machine using Virtual PC Install all programs ...
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1answer
92 views

Using a Virtual Machine for Active Directory for application development

I'm developing a .NET application which requires user authentication and role management to happen through Active Directory. I was wondering whether there was a way of installing a test instance of AD ...
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2answers
131 views

Windows Server 2003 Server Edition - inside of Virtual PC 2007 SP1 - lost keyboard repeat, want it back

I am using Microsoft Virtual PC 2007 SP1. Inside this VM is Windows Server 2003 Server Edition. I use it every day. When I came into work, first day after the New Year's, and without changing any ...
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1answer
46 views

Microsoft VirtualPC Networking Issue

I am using Microsoft VPC running the supplied microsoft images to test IE6/7. The ip addresses that get assigned to these images are via dhcp and get valid ip addresses in my subnet. They can access ...
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317 views

Windows 7 virtual machine additions for Linux

https://www.microsoft.com/downloads/en/details.aspx?FamilyID=bf12642f-77dc-4d45-ae4e-e1b05e0a2674 Is the link above, "Virtual Machine Additions for Linux", compatible with Windows 7? There is no ...
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1answer
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Is it possible at all to install Ubuntu 10.04 on Windows 7 (64-bit) using its Virtual PC? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: To Run Linux (Ubuntu) on Windows 7, is using Virtual PC one of the best ways? It was said that Win 7's Virtual PC is not suitable for installing Ubuntu 10.04... Is ...
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Cannot connect to SQL2008 in Virtual PC from host Windows7

I have SQL2008 installed on Server2008 in a Virtual Machine (using Microsoft Virtual PC). My host OS is Win7 X64. I've installed SQL Enterprise Manager on the host, but although it sees my SQL server ...
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2answers
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VM on Windows 7 Virtual PC cannot access host’s DVD Drive

I have a brand new clean machine with Windows 7 Professional 64bit and I've installed the patch that adds Windows Virtual PC (Windows6.1-KB958559-x64). I then go to Windows Virtual PC, create a new ...
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1answer
58 views

Looking for a virtualization guide, looking to virtualise SBS 2008 and Server 2008 machines

I would like to "play" around and find out more about Virtualisation, mainly for Microsoft servers and PC's. Any good guides or blogs would be great thanks!
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3answers
980 views

Can a virtual PC find out the identity of its host?

There's a Microsoft Virtual PC instance on my network that runs build scripts and reports problems by sending me an e-mail. I don't what machine it's running on! I can access the machine by Remote ...
3
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5answers
6k views

Convert my Vista installation into a virtual machine

I am a bit of a newb with virtual machines, so go easy on me. I am currently dual-booting Windows 7 and Windows Vista. I want to convert the Vista installation into a virtual machine, and then remove ...
2
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1answer
99 views

Multple Virtual PCs on a Laptop

I have two Virtual PC images on my desktop. I need the VMs to be able to communicate with each other because I intend to use them to try out SQL Server Replication. I have configured both VMs to have ...
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1answer
5k views

Virtual PC (XPMode) - Setting up Loopback Adapter for guest to talk to host

I have Windows XP running inside Windows 7 via Virtual PC (XPMode). Now I want the IE6 browser inside the virtual XP guest instance to be able to talk to the IIS webserver running in the host OS ...
2
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3answers
2k views

Migrate HyperV virtual images back to VirtualPC

Is it possible to migrate from existing HyperV virtual machines "back" to Virtual PC. And if so what is the procedure doing it?
3
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7answers
8k views

Problem booting virtual machine after converting VMDK to VHD

I used the VMWare VCenter Converter Standalone Client to convert a physical drive on my old PC to a virtual drive. The conversion worked fine and I ended up with a valid VMDK file. Next, I wanted to ...
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2answers
738 views

Mouse wheel in VirtualPC (mostly) does not work on 64-bit Windows 7 RC

I have recently upgraded my laptop from WinXP Pro (32-bit) to Windows 7 RC (64-bit). I have a number of VirtualPC 2007 images that I use for testing on various platforms and looking at beta software. ...
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2answers
432 views

Virtual PC Performance Issue on 64-bit Vista

I am running 64-bit Vista with 8 GB ram and 4 cores. It supports hardware-assited virtualization. Using Virtual PC 2007, my newly built 32-bit Windows XP Pro VM is running incredibly poorly. Even the ...
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2answers
603 views

How do I install Office 2003 SP 1 on a virtual machine?

When I try to install the office 2003 SP 1 (or 2 or 3) on a Virtual PC (2007) instance (using XP as OS) I get the message that it cannot get installed because Office 2003 is not installed. But of ...
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3answers
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Using COM ports with Virtual Server

I have a couple of servers that I'd like to duplicate as guest instances in virtualserver. One of the applications that runs on them uses the COM ports to communicate between the two servers, and ...