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0answers
27 views

RDP Error Code 1800 when trying to connect from Windows 8.1 to VMWare VM

Server1: 2008R2 / 192.168.0.1 / Network 192.168.0.0 / 255.255.255.0 / DC yyy.local / router-role, static route to 192.168.2.0 added PC1: Win8.1 / Network 192.168.0.0 / Gateway Server1 / VMWare WS ...
0
votes
1answer
69 views

Create iso/image/installation from Windows XP-installation

I'm using VMware and want to create a virtual machine with Windows XP. For this I want to use the Windows XP-installation of another computer, I don't have the cd, so I want to create a iso/image (or ...
0
votes
1answer
20 views

i2b2 VM: Copy VM won't give me a valid IP address

After downloading a VM image and making a copy of it, I tried booting up both of them on the same Windows workstation using VMWare Player. I am unable to get an IP address for the second one in my ...
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votes
1answer
97 views

How to move files between 2 servers, dedicated server and azure VM [closed]

I am moving from a dedicated server on a hosting company to a new windows azure VM, I need to transfer all files from dedicated server to the new VM, there are about 200GB files to move, I want to ...
1
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1answer
354 views

Qemu - Disk Type, SATA Controller Questions

This is not so much of a question asking for an answer as it is just looking for an explanation. Imagine the following scenario. I have a Windows 7 Laptop, Dell Precicion M4500 series, with an SSD ...
1
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1answer
51 views

Windows VMs on ScaleMP cluster?

I was wondering whether the following stack would work, and if so then how well, and what sort of problems I might expect to encounter when setting it up? Hardware layer - lots of cheap servers SMP ...
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votes
1answer
77 views

GUEST MEM - VMWARE [closed]

I am reviewing an esxi 4.1 host memory usage I would like to lower some of the memory usage on some virtual machines. For example here I have a windows 2003 server This server is using 1GB Ram one ...
1
vote
1answer
37 views

Migrating & consolidating file shares to new server vm

An interesting little puzzle for you guys & gals: My organization has 3 companies, each with their own separate hardware server and file storage, that we're looking to consolidate into our vm ...
0
votes
1answer
134 views

nslookup and tracert inconsistencies

In a Windows 7 VirtualBox guest with NAT and an OpenVPN connection issued by the host, nslookup and tracert behave differently w.r.t. name resolution: nslookup hostname works, using 10.0.2.3 as DNS ...
3
votes
1answer
2k views

Performance issue of Server 2012 VM on ESXi 5.1 U1

I'm having issues with a VM, as stated in the topic, that runs on ESXi U1, build 1065491. The machine is sluggish and i can't figure out why.. Here's the details. It runs on a Dell T420, has ...
0
votes
2answers
60 views

ADS and VMs need to coexist. How?

I work for a university and we are currently tasked with setting up a new computer cluster. That is like breathing for us, it is so easy. This cluster though is special. It will be shared between 5 ...
0
votes
1answer
146 views

is it possible to clone or export a VM from a hyper-v cloud?

I would like to know how I can get a clone of a machine that we have in our cloud? We are running hyper-v and are using microsoft virtual machine manager console as a client to manage our virtual ...
2
votes
1answer
122 views

Can the paged pool memory limit can be increased?

We have a windows server 2003 R2 machine, 4GB RAM, 32 bit. The paged pool limit is set to 354 MB. We have been having crashes twice in the last month and it is due to event ID : 2020 - The server was ...
0
votes
2answers
262 views

Can the name “localhost” in a virtual machine be mapped to IP of host machine?

I have a virtual machine image (using Virtual PC) of Windows XP/IE6 from Microsoft's "modern IE" website. This virtual machine is hosted by a Windows 7 machine. I have a local web application on the ...
0
votes
1answer
1k views

qemu-system-x86_64w.exe : could not open disk image D:\img.img: Permission denied

I'm trying to use qemu on Windows (8), because I have to emulate an USB mass storage device (VirtualBox still doesn't handle USB3 which my computer only have .. and if I could have qemu working it ...
1
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3answers
293 views

Securing a guest VM to give it internet access, but block access to host LAN

I have a Linux guest VM running under a Windows host. If I set the networking mode to NAT, the guest can get internet access (which I want), but can also access the hosts LAN (which I dont). For ...
1
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1answer
54 views

Is it possible to create an equivalent environment of a KVM guest using QEMU for Windows?

I have a KVM guest in a datacenter that is my production server for a service I am developing. I would like to create an equivalent virtual environment on my Windows machine so I can be sure that ...
2
votes
1answer
54 views

Need to run windows service and MySQL, what remote/cloud service options do I have? [closed]

As the title suggests, I need to set up MySQL database which can be accessed by two (or more) different sites. The only snag with this is that we need to run a windows service alongside it (this is a ...
0
votes
0answers
355 views

Windows 2008 R2 migration to XenServer 6.1

I'm currently testing the migration process of a Windows 2008 server (R2) to Xenserver. Currently I have a windows 2008 R2 server running ( Domain controller, dns, ... ) and I want to migrate this to ...
5
votes
2answers
117 views

Windows Update for numerous powered-down Virtual Machines [closed]

Before I dive into the question asking, let me give some background on the question. I have a VM project I am working on. Sales reps at my company need to have VMs of different configurations to demo ...
0
votes
1answer
236 views

Virtual Machine cannot start

I have just installed Windows Server 2008R2 on a brand new Dell T320 Server to act as a hyper visor for an SBS 2011 VM. As with all new builds I have; Confirmed the CPU supports virtualisation. ...
0
votes
1answer
246 views

Virtual Machine Connection tool on Windows 2012 Server Core with minimal Management UI?

Is it possible to LOCALLY run the Windows Server 2012 "Virtual Machine Connection tool" on a Windows 2012 Server Core with minimal Management UI? I want to run a minimalist 2012 Server Core with ...
0
votes
1answer
255 views

Having XP VM use my host OSX ssh tunnel to connect to a remote site? [closed]

I am using Mac OSX and have Windows XP running on VMWare Fusion. I'm creating an ssh tunnel from OSX to a remote server, and then trying to have Windows XP use that tunnel (I actually use a program ...
1
vote
0answers
76 views

IIS: hostname breaks website

I have a Azure WindowsVM with a IIS. Everything works fine until i add a hostname in the bindings. Then I get a 404 error.
0
votes
3answers
690 views

Windows Guest VM no internet on Ubuntu KVM host

I installed Windows 7 as a guest in KVM running on Ubuntu 12. Windows seems to be running fine with the exception that it can't access any external domains or IPs. The guest can ping the host's IP ...
0
votes
1answer
922 views

How resolution can be increased in a hyper-v virtual machine of windows 8 [closed]

i already have Windows 8 from MSDNAA. I'm very interested in Hyper-V, so i've created an hyper-v virtual machine with openSUSE. If i connect, i have only a 800x600 resolution. I have not found any ...
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votes
1answer
1k views

Can't run Windows XP on vmWare due to SCSI issues

I'm did have a virtual machine that I did run on a VMware Server before. Now do I try to get it up and runing on a VMware ESXi, but I keep geting following error message: There is at last one ...
0
votes
1answer
199 views

How do you make a host workstation boot into a Virtual Machine and shutdown Upon VM Shutdown

I'm dealing with a company that has 21 windows workstations. I'd like to install linux on them to host Windows via a virtual machine. I'd like each workstation to hide linux from the user, in that, ...
5
votes
2answers
486 views

Do Windows virtual machines suffer from entropy shortage too?

Recently we ran into a problem where one of our Linux-based virtual machines was really slow due to a chronic shortage of "entropy". I'm wondering if Windows virtual machines would suffer from the ...
2
votes
1answer
93 views

Migrate VM from MS Virtual Server 2005 to Hyper-V?

Is there a supported path of migrating a virtual machine running in Microsoft Virtual Server 2005 R2 SP1, to Hyper-V on Windows Server 2008 R2 SP1? The guest is running a version of Windows Server ...
1
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3answers
498 views

How to get my Windows 7 virtual machines on my ESXi host connected to my network

I have 2 windows 7 virtual machines on an ESXi host I set up, and I want to get them so that they are accessible on my LAN that I have set up. I read the documentation and it said the virtual network ...
-2
votes
1answer
103 views

Free Windows VM to clone existing physical drive [closed]

I'm looking for a freeware virtual machine program that will run under Windows 7 x64, which will allow me to clone an existing physical Windows XP x32 drive to a virtual disk.
0
votes
1answer
173 views

How to access Virtual Machine in LAN with proxy [closed]

I have setup a website in a virtual machine running in VMWare Workstation (Trial). I need to access that website in our LAN network. But there is a proxy on our the LAN. When I try to access the ...
-1
votes
1answer
57 views

How to access the windows VM via lan? [closed]

I want to access windows VM via lan, but the problem is that I do not have any lan setup. I have my laptop and it is running on Windows 7. I have Windows VM of Windows Server 2008 on the laptop. Now I ...
1
vote
1answer
403 views

Removing a cloned virtual machine from an AD domain

Scenario: we're in the process of setting up central virtualised server that acts as a demonstration environment. This VM (running Windows 7) will be cloned and put on sales laptops so demonstrations ...
0
votes
3answers
175 views

Is it possible to use a single VM image to run many guests (Windows (Server?))?

Is it possible to use a single VM image to run many guests, where each guest is a Windows Server OS (specifically Windows 2003R2 to begin with, we would evetually migrate to 2008R2 or whatever's up to ...
0
votes
2answers
105 views

Windows 7 on VMware Workstation 8 [closed]

I'd like to know is there any tutorial how to install Windows 7 on VMware Workstation 8. Thanks a lot
0
votes
2answers
2k views

Hyper-V share a folder between host and instance

I have a hyper-v server and several VM's (Virtual Machines). All the VM's are connected to an external network. I have tried to share a folder on the host and connect via the VM, I can do this but ...
0
votes
1answer
549 views

VMWare Restart — Blank Screen

I am running VMWare Server on a Windows 2K8 server. I was wondering what the default behavior is for a restart or shutdown initiated from within the virtual host? Currently, when I restart the virtual ...
0
votes
1answer
147 views

VMWare Network Configuration

I am running VMWare Server on a Windows 2K8 server. I want to ensure that I am correctly configuring the virtual network adapter. What settings should I use to assign a static IP to the virtual ...
0
votes
1answer
369 views

Domain Cannot be Found in Virtual XP Mode

I setup VirtualXP on a Windows 7 PC, but I cannot join it to our network/domain. Keep getting the error that the Domain Cannot be Found. Any ideas?
1
vote
3answers
229 views

Virtual Machine Antivirus

We're starting to ramp up our Virtual Machine operations and are increasingly running more and more Windows guests. As far as I can tell traditional antivirus programs are not a scalable solution for ...
1
vote
5answers
1k views

Virtual machine : is it possible to run a 32 bits guest OS on a 64 bits host OS?

I am a software developer, and I need to use old version of Borland/Embarcadero Delphi 7 for one software. The others ones are PHP software. I will have soon a 64 bits PC, running Linux, but I need a ...
1
vote
4answers
1k views

Dumb Terminals, Virtual Desktop [closed]

I need some help in setting up a dumb-terminal type concept for Windows machines. We have a computer lab with 40 computers, all of them are ageing. Unfortunately, we don't have enough funds to get ...
0
votes
2answers
261 views

Windows - Copying files to multiple computers

I have several virtual machines (all running windows) based on different servers. I need to copy some files to all these computers. I have admin userid and passwords for all these machines. Some times ...
1
vote
1answer
709 views

Create a Hyper-V Virtual Machine file from a Windows 2000 Server Machine

I have a Windows 2008 Server Platform with Hyper-V and a Windows 2000 Professional Server machine. I would like to know if there is an automated way to convert the windows 2000 to a VM and import to ...
1
vote
2answers
131 views

Recommendations for a cloud/hosted server environment that can run different Windows VMs?

I currently have a colocated Win 2008 server that I use for hosting different windows VMs for testing: Win 2008, Win XP, Vista, Win7, Win 2000. I'd like to ditch the server and use something like ...
0
votes
5answers
187 views

Virtual Machine for software renting service

I am currently trying to figure out which solution would be best for software renting service (with proper licensing and stuff). I know its kinda stupid and so on, but I just have to develop it. Long ...
0
votes
1answer
60 views

Per-thread Distrubuted Computing?

I want to run an unmodified MS Windows application, distributed across multiple machines. Can I extend its Symmetric Multiprocessing support to span multiple CPUs on multiple machines? Instead of just ...
0
votes
1answer
456 views

Can't install Virtual Machine Additions

I've got a virtual machine running Windows Server 2008 (client) on a Windows Server 2003 (host). I'm running Virtual Server 2005 R2 with SP 1. I can not install Virtual Machine Additions on the ...