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1answer
323 views

unable to join domain using virtualbox [closed]

I'm in the process of setting up a VM environment for a MS certification exam (70-462). Following the training kit's instructions, I've set up a domain controller (DC) and two members (SQL-A, SQL-B) ...
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1answer
133 views

Give an external IP to a Virtual Machine

I've a Windows Server 2008 R2 with 8 public IPs assigned (fixed), recently i've installed VirtualBox and create a VirtualMachine with OpenBSD. I would like to give one IP to the VM, but every try ...
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1answer
87 views

Get OS information with WMI from Small Business Server 2011 for Windows 2008 virtual machine

In my organization, the main server is Windows Small Business 2011. It uses a WMI service (I think) to get the Security and Update status of computers on the network. I have a Server 2008 virtual ...
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1answer
390 views

Joining a domain with several windows server 2008 instances running on virtual box

I'm trying to teach myself Active Directory using the self-paced training kit 70-640 unfortunately my networking and System Administration skills are quite poor and I'm having trouble with Chapter 1 / ...
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3answers
1k views

64-bit Hardware Virtualization on VirtualBox

I am trying to set up a SQL Server practice lab using VirtualBox and a trial copy of Windows Server 2K8 R2 in ISO format. I received an error message that states my processor does not support 64-bit ...
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0answers
165 views

How can I create a Windows Server 2008 domain user that AD RMS will accept?

I am trying to get basic LDAP authentication running on Windows Server 2008 (for testing purposes, so running in VirtualBox on an Ubuntu 12.04 host). I am installing Active Directory Rights Management ...
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2answers
128 views

Virtual Machines and rebooting the host machine

I'm using virtualbox on Windows Server 2008 R2. How do you handle virtual machines when you have to restart the server? How do you make the virtual machines save and close properly before the host ...
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1answer
326 views

Route all traffic on specific domainname to a VirtualBox VM on Windows Server 2008

I've been struggling with some routing problem for a while now, and can't seem to get any way with it. My setup: Windows Server 2008 1 NIC w/ 2 IP addresses VirtualBox VM, w/ Ubuntu Server (LAMP ...
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3answers
3k views

Convert VMware image to Virtualbox image (Guest OS Windows Server 2008)

I am trying to convert several VMware images towards Virtualbox images. I have succesfully been able to convert my Windows Server 2003 image, but I haven't been able to convert any Windows Server 2008 ...
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1answer
832 views

Active directory is not working on VM - Windows Server 2008

I am new to virtual machines. Just installed Oracle virtualbox and trying to run the virtual machine from .vhd file. VM is running fine but my Active Directory is not Operational. Some times it ...
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0answers
238 views

Unable to access CRM 2011, Windows Server 2008 - Server is not operational

I am new to Dynamic CRM 2011 and trying to use it first time (Running on Virtual Machine). I am getting the following error message in web browser. Any ideas to fix the issue? Business Management ...
2
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3answers
585 views

Natively boot Virtualbox Image

I am faced with a Windows hardware/software problem left over from another person. It's on me to resolve. It's a mission critical setup. The situation is: I've got a physical server machine with: ...
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1answer
307 views

Windows Server 2008 as Bridge in virtualbox: make another Virtual Machine enter his Domain

I have installed a Windows Server 2008 in Virtualbox(bridge) this one work fantastic! i want to make a virtual machine(virtualbox) which can enter the Domain and access my Server 2008(Datacenter). ...
2
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1answer
620 views

Problems Pinging VM from Another VM

I have 2 virtual machines that can not ping/access one another. I am setting up a exchange server, and a domain controller as guest machines in virtualbox. All machines including the host are running ...
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2answers
408 views

NSClient++: running VirtualBox VM displayed as poweroff

I have to monitor a VM, runned in a Windows Server 2008 environment, using VirtualBox. I use Nagios to do the monitoring job. This process is executed in an Ubuntu Server environment. The ...
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7answers
373 views

Preferable VM software for a small dev team

I am not very familiar with the world of virtualization, but want to explore the opportunities. Most of our developers currently develop on their local machines; I want to see if this can be made a ...
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1answer
2k views

Accidentally deactivated Administrator account in Windows Server 2008 VM

I logged in to a Windows Server 2008 VirtualBox VM as Abbas (local, standard-user account), ran cmd.exe as Administrator and then deactivated the Administrator through: net user administrator ...
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1answer
3k views

Convert Hyper V images to Virtual box

I need to change my client OS from Windows 2008 to Windows 7. I therefore need to convert all of my HyperV images to Virtual Box. What is the best way to do this? Or is there a way to run HyperV on ...
2
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1answer
2k views

Hyper-v vs Virtualbox

I am using Oracle VirtualBox for ubuntu guest virtual servers on windows server 2008 R2. I'm in a plan to migrate(stop using virtualbox) from VirtualBox to Hyper-V. I guess many are using hyper-v ...
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1answer
253 views

Move/migrate vbox virtual machine to another computer along with snapshots

I have sun virtualbox(2.2) installed on windows xp and I've some VMs(ubuntu server) running with many snapshots . How do I move virtualbox VDIs along with all the snapshots to new windows system?. I ...
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3answers
2k views

How to get Windows Server 2008 VM to use multiple cores

I have a Windows Server 2008 machine running in VirtualBox. On initial installation, only one processor was made available, but now I want to run it as a multiprocessor machine. I have made all four ...
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4answers
1k views

Server virtualization on Linux - Windows Server 2008 as guest

My current setup is an AMD server with proxmox VE (debian based hypervisor distro using KVM virtualization) and I'm running one debian and one windows server 2008 (not r2) as virtual machines. ...
2
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1answer
5k views

Why can't I access an administrative share on my local machine?

I'm working on a Windows Server 2008 R2 (x64) VirtualBox image that I've set up as a CI/deployment testing environment. I've got VirtualBox set to use Internal-Only networking. I've set up hosts ...
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2answers
465 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, ...
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1answer
277 views

Setting up Subversion on a VM, and accessing it from the host OS

A little preface: I'm a networking n00b, and the reason I'm doing this is simple for learning purposes. So here's my setup. I have a wirelss router in my house. On my machine I have Windows 7 and I ...
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3answers
4k views

How to access website hosted on IIS of a virtual machine?

I have installed Windows Server 2008 on the latest version of Sun Virtual box. I have some web sites hosted in the Windows Server virtual machine. How can I access the websites hosted on the virtual ...
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1answer
1k views

Windows Server 2008 - one MAC Address, assign multiple external IP's to VirtualBoxes running as guests on host [closed]

Couldn't find any help @ google or here. The scenario: Windows Server 2008 Std x64 on i7-975, 12 GB RAM. The server is running in a data centre. One hardware NIC - RealTek PCIe GBE -> one MAC ...
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3answers
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Configuring Active Directory controller and guest with Internet access under VirtualBox

I'm setting up two VMs under VirtualBox - one acting as an Active Directory controller, and the other joined to the domain. Both are running Windows Server 2008. I'm trying to get the network ...