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Win7 VM network is flaky after migrating from Hyper-V 2012 to 2012R2 and upgrading integration software

I'm in the process of upgrading our Windows 2012 Hyper-V hosts to 2012R2. As part of this process, I am migrating existing VMs from the 2012 hosts to hosts that have already been rebuilt. These are ...
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1answer
22 views

port forwarding in windows 7 to vmware [closed]

I have a windows 7 in a network with ip 10.1.1.74 and I have vmware with centos which it's ip is 192.168.160.129 and has configured as NAT with my local windows 7. I have set up a apache httpd server ...
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0answers
177 views

Can't connect to proftpd from outside the virtual machine

This is related to a previous question. I have a machine with Windows 7 acting as a server and it hosts several virtual machines. One of them, a Debian Squeezy is acting as a PostgreSQL server and I ...
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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 ...
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0answers
24 views

Mounting a Windows 7 pro directory in Ubuntu 12.04 VM

My goal, To run one Ubuntu VM with multiple virtual hosts of the projects I am running but whilst not keeping the files for each project inside the VM. So, I have managed to mount the windows ...
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0answers
92 views

DCOM: How to allow access to all remote users

We are create virtual machine instances which will host our app server. These are run on our laptops for demo Our app server uses DCOM to perform remote authentication/access to services. I want to ...
2
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1answer
494 views

Can Proxy Authentication be bypassed using virtual machines?

My Institute uses Proxy Authentication for monitoring individual browsing activities. This usually means I need to enter my username and password for using any internet related things. But recently I ...
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1answer
143 views

how to create a samba share to the /home directory

So i'm a developer, not a dev ops person so i'm out of my element. Thanks in advance for your patience. I'm running windows 7 and set up a vmware player to run an ubuntu 12 virtual machine. I've ...
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1answer
49 views

trying to find domain name in VM [closed]

I requested helpdesk my VM computer name to be added to the domain. after I run the SystemInfo command in the command line, I get WORKGROUP instead of the desired domain name. Help desk insist that ...
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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.
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1answer
98 views

Windows Server 2008 on a Virtual Machine

I have a Windows 7 machine and I would like to make a virtual machine with Windows Server 2008 (and probably Windows Server 8 if possible) on it. The problem is that the Virual PC 2007 does not ...
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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 ...
0
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1answer
176 views

Hide WinXP Mode host in Windows 7 [closed]

I have an IP cam that can access WinXP shares but not Win 7 shares. That's why I'm running the WinXP Mode VM. (I've tried a million tweaks to Win7's sharing settings, but the IP cam just won't ...
0
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0answers
601 views

Extremely Slow FTP/Samba Transfer Speed (30 kb/s) From Windows 7 to Ubuntu Virtual Machine

I have Windows 7 host for 2 concurrently running Ubuntu 10.04 Linux virtual machines running in VMWare, bridged network (so all traffic would be going through a real router, not a virtual one). I ...
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3answers
94 views

Running Ubuntu on a VM as a server in Windows

I am currently developing a django application on my local computer and therefore I need to setup a server. Since Apache/Python is very comfortable to work with on a Linux based system, and my local ...
0
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0answers
25 views

Windows virtual pc 2007 OS disk expansion

I have a Windows virtual pc 2007 VM on my Windows 7 pc. The VM has windows 2008 Server installed. But its C: is only 10 GB in size and now I need to extend it. I can add new disks fine. But I need to ...
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3answers
3k views

Ideal settings for rdesktop?

For connecting to a Windows 7 virtual machine on a LAN, what would be the ideal settings to specify when using rdesktop in linux so that it feels as close as possible to using a regular Windows 7 ...
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3answers
480 views

how to create a virtual machine in hyper-v server 2008 r2

I've installed server 2008 r2 core and the only installed role is Hyper-V. i want to install a virtual machine like windows xp on server and manage it from windows 7 installed on my laptop. management ...
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2answers
471 views

How do you make Windows 7 & Windows Server2008 VMs not want to re-validate?

How do you make Windows7 and Windows Server VMS not want to be re-activated? I have a computer lab full of machines that start up a Windows XP, Windows 7, or Windows Server2008 VM for each student, ...
3
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1answer
3k views

Using Windows XP Mode Virtual Machine on a Domain

I've followed the instructions and installed and configured the Windows Virtual PC XP Mode. I've added it as a machine on the network and can log into it and use network resources. In the process I ...
1
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2answers
276 views

Why is the total size of my files on Windows 7 more than total disk size?

I have a virtual machine with Windows 7 x64 quest OS. When I boot from PE OS CD and run file manager (Total Commander) I see that the total size of my files on virtual machine is more than total disk ...
0
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1answer
400 views

“No permission to access” an apache server on a virtual machine

I'm running WAMP on a Win7 virtual machine. I'm trying to access the server via my web browser, but it's not working. Inside the VM, the IP address is shown to be 192.168.31.132 Going to ...
0
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1answer
1k views

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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2answers
634 views

Changing the VM memory size and Windows Activation

How often am I allowed to change the memory size for a Windows 7 VM (guest) before it requires reactivation? Other than using Snapshots - is it possible to make Windows 7 aware that it's running ...
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2answers
272 views

Can I migrate my existing physical XP environment to a virtual machine on WIndows 7

Can I migrate my existing physical WinXP environment (on a single c: drive) to a VHD via Disk2VHD and then run it on my new Windows 7 laptop as a virtual machine?
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2answers
803 views

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 ...
5
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6answers
563 views

Activating windows virtual machines for testing? good/bad?

I am being asked to set up a battery of windows 7 flavours for a guy over in QA using VM's so that his office isn't filled with boxen. Is the common practice to activate these temporary machines or do ...
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2answers
5k views

How to get internet access in a Windows 7 virtual machine [closed]

I am running Windows 7 Ultimate and have now set up two virtual machines in Virtual PC. One is the XP Mode machine which runs XP (obviously). When I set it's network connection to Shared Networking ...
8
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5answers
15k views

Can a Windows 7 Ultimate product key be used for virtual machines as well? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Can you help me with my software licensing question? I have Windows 7 Ultimate running on my computer, and I thought I would set up a few virtual machines to help me ...
3
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6answers
1k views

64bit VM on Windows 7 x64

Is there any way to run a guest x64 VM on Windows 7 x64? No luck with Virtual PC 2007, Virtual Server 2005R2. (both blocked during install). I know the Windows Virtual PC app that comes with Win 7 ...
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4answers
1k views

Using the same virtual machine among users on the same box under Windows 7

I am currently configuring a Windows 7 box (build 7100) with Virtual Windows XP (default hypervisor). Having created and configured a template Virtual Windows XP enviroment using a local ...
3
votes
4answers
6k views

Virtual Machine guest optimization tips

I've installed Windows7 in VirtualBox 2.2.4 and worked like a charm. But compared with my WindowsXP virtual machine, the performance is slow. I've installed Windows7 in (non-virtual) machines and the ...
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6answers
15k views

Windows 7 x64 - free virtual machine host applications running headless

Given a machine configured with : Windows 7 64 bit a CPU that DOESN'T support the Intel hardware virtualization Are there any free, non-time-sensitive virtual machine hosts that can host either 32 ...