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Citrix XenApp application not able to access Win7 - XPMode shared directory (access denied)

So many different layers, so much "fun" I'm trying to do something I shouldn't be doing, but I don't have any other choice at this point. We have old lab equipment with old software that will not ...
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Display issues on secondary monitor (XP mode)

I'm having an issue on a couple of our machines where an application running in XP Mode will "cut off" the top of the screen when maximized on the secondary monitor (We run dual screen). If I make ...
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Can network admin see what's goining on inside XP Mode on Windows 7? [closed]

I have Windows 7, and installed XP Mode in order to run certain work programs that won't run in Windows 7. Although both Windows 7 and XP Mode share the same physical connections, they have different ...
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Windows XP Mode in Windows 7 Pro comes back with “The requested operation cannot be completed…”

Moderator, please move if another site is more relevant. Thanks. Windows XP Mode was working fine. I think I logged off and then I whenever I try to log in I get the following response. "The ...
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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 ...
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NT 4 era peripherals and Win 7 with XP Mode

I have a legacy label printer from the NT4 days that I need to get working on our newly imaged Win7 systems. Is it possible to use XP mode to host the driver for the printer, and share that as a ...
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XP Mode ODBC Connection Problem

I have just installed XP Mode on our Windows 7 Computer. I need XP Mode because we have a legacy accounting program that doesn't run in Windows 7. The problem we are having is that when I run the ...
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Access a host server running on localhost from a guest VM? (XP-Mode)

I have a weblogic server running on localhost, and I'd like to connect to it from an XP-mode virtual machine without much hassle. It isn't accessible via its IP, so I've been trying to get the XP-mode ...
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Windows XP Mode won't login without changing network settings

I have a Windows 7 x64 Enterprise system. I've installed Windows XP Mode, Windows Virtual PC, and the update. Everything was running fine for a time, nice integration and all that. I don't run the ...
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XP Mode and Active Directory

I've got a computer on Windows 7 x64 because its a great OS. Well there are some programs that don't work on it because it is a 64bit OS. So I've setup XP Mode to put apps on. One application I have ...
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How to connect to IIS and SQL Server Express on Windows 7 host from XP Mode

I am running IIS and SQL Server 2008 Express on my Windows 7 host, and I'd like to be able to connect to them in XP Mode. My host machine is not a part of a domain, only a workgroup. So far, I've ...
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XP Virtual Mode in Windows 7, network access for installed apps?

I have the joy of having to manage a Microsoft Access form that was designed in Access 2003. The MDB is converted to an MDE for security reasons. However, I'm running Windows 7 with Office 2007 ...
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Can the built-in XP-mode virtual PC in Windows 7 be converted to VMWare using the vCenter convertor?

We're using XP mode on Windows 7 for software development on Visual Studio 6.0. Got it all installed and it's working fine but now we've realized that MS Virtual PC has no support for USB HID devices ...
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Windows 7 XP mode shutting down VMWare virtual machines

On my development workstation i use VMWare Server to run the different servers i develop against. I have run into an annoying problem because i have to use Visual Studio 6.0 and that wont run on ...
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Is it possible to test Windows 7 RC XP Mode under VMWare Workstation 6.5?

I am currently using VMWare Workstation 6.5 to test the Windows 7 RC build 7100, and am particularly interested in evaluating the new "XP Mode" feature. However, since one of the prerequisites is ...
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Should I install antivirus in Windows 7 RC XP Mode?

I've just finished installing the new Windows Virtual PC/XP Mode Betas on my Windows 7 RC. I'm seeing the windows security warnings in the virtual environment, and also when I launch a virtual ...