Virtual Machine

Forum discussion tagged with Virtual Machine.
  1. AlexM2

    Question Blue screen of death after enabling SVM ?

    Trying to use VMware with my computer, but got a blue screen of death after enabling Secure Virtual Machine Mode in the BIOS. Mobo is M5A78L-M PLUS/USB3 and CPU is an amd FX-6300. Using the method outlined here, I believe SVM should be supported as the listed boxes say "Yes" for Hyper-V in...
  2. SparkyTech934

    [SOLVED] Hyper-V Linux Installation Takes Well Over 100GB on New VHD?

    Hi all! So, I'm in the middle of deploying a server using Windows Server 2019 Standard. I will be running a Linux VM (Zorin OS 16 Core) through Windows Hyper-V that will be hosting Nextcloud. I have 4x 4TB HDDs in a RAID 5 array that ended up totaling around 10.3TB of useable space. When I...
  3. jefazo92

    Question What does number of cores per processor mean exactly ?

    Hi everyone, The way I understand a CPU (also known as processors) is that it is an actual physical component. Now, CPUs can have multiple cores, which are the processing units used to carry out tasks ( I am not sure if an single l task means a single program) and can be from 1 to many. Cores...
  4. deNameMo

    Question Will we ever receive a replacement for RemoteFX (not DDA) in Hyper-V (Shared GPU-Passthrough)?

    Every since 2020 & 2021, RemoteFx was disabled and subsequently removed from the Windows 10 due to architectual vulnerabilities that can lead to Remote Code Execution Exploits. Sadly, this means that shared GPU usage for Host + Guest (Win10) VM is not possible anymore. My question is, are...
  5. J

    Question Unable to see screen of VR through Anydesk software ?

    Hi, I installed a new Oracle virtual box with windows 10 32 bit also installed all the additional packages necessary for remote desktop. Now when i try to connect VR through my another laptop using Any desk software I can only see black screen and mouse. I tried changing resolution, energy...
  6. E

    Question Virtual Machine Gaming?

    I have recently built a new PC and I had an idea to use virtual machines for gaming. I know it can be done as I have seen videos on how to create them. But I was wondering what are the pros and cons of carrying this out?
  7. O

    [SOLVED] How can I check if my HDDs are bootable, from a USB connection ?

    How can I check if my HDDs are bootable, from a USB connection ? I have multiple HDDs that I recovered from old Laptops, and I'm building a desktop computer. Since they all have Windows 10 installed on them I wanted to clone one of them onto a new SSD to have Windows 10 on that new computer...
  8. K

    [SOLVED] Building my first home server / NAS - please help with some guidance and suggestions!

    Hello, I recently bought a used supermicro system that came with C9X299-PGF motherboard. However, I'm now regretting that I didn't do enough research about the product. The motherboard only supports the Intel X series, and it is hard to find one that is reasonably priced. Further, Supermicro...
  9. Raikko Kiminen

    [SOLVED] Is winver downgrade possible using virtual machine?

    Hello everyone! I was about to get myself a Forza Horizon 4 for my PC Windows 10 version 2004, however, I have read in so many forums that the game is broken since the 2004 update. It was working fine until the "upgrade" from 1909. The furthest date I saw was May 14th 2020 when one person...
  10. S

    [SOLVED] Can I run VMs through a home network with a discrete GPU?

    I am wondering if it is possible to build a desktop computer with multiple discrete GPUs that can be partitioned off into usable hardware for multiple virtual machines. For example, a computer build something like this: 8-Core CPU 4x 4GB RAM 4x GPUs (no SLI or Crossfire) Storage Etc...
  11. andrewshenouda

    Question I need help ASAP. Trying to bypass VM detection from an application.

    So there is this application/browser that many colleges around the New York area use to administer tests and exams online. The application in question is called Respondus Lockdown Browser. This browser basically is supposed to replace your traditional browsers (chrome, firefox...) when you're...
  12. 19999113

    [SOLVED] Downloaded Oracle VM and now I cant connect to the internet.

    I downloaded Oracle VM and was able to bridge connections to the VM everything was fine 2 weeks later I couldn't see any networks and was not able to connect to the internet wirelessly. I Checked the network adapter and showed all five full green bars, it still works, and I updated it hoping it...
  13. R

    [SOLVED] is VM as safe as RDP ?

    wana try some weirdo .exe expecting rats and keyloggers should i try running it on VM or RDP is a must?
  14. P.m

    [SOLVED] problems with sharing a pc by multiple users

    Hello guys, I would like to have your opinion and solution for the following problem. We work in a small design office and 3 of us are sharing the same PC running windows 10 , simultaneously using 3ds max and archicad for design tasks. We experience lagging and computer running slow every day...
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    [SOLVED] Windows XP internet explorer "This Page Can Not Be Displayed" No Solution!!

    Hello, So I was having a HUGE problem, where Internet Explorer was not displaying any pages, besides, and this: This is on a Virtualbox virtual machine. (It won't let me share files with host to guest, so I can not share chrome .) I tried searching Google...
  16. S

    [SOLVED] Dual Gpu with 620W psu

    My pc specs: amd fx-6300(not overclocked) 2x8gb 1600mhz ddr3 ram Gigabyte ge-e620a-c3 (620w) nvidia gtx 1050 ti and i would like to add an old amd radeon hd 5770 so i can pass the 1050 to the vm (im trying to make a gaming vm) But would it be possible with a 620w psu?
  17. S

    [SOLVED] Opengl on windows 98 in vmware

    I was trying to do an experiment video on getting Minecraft to work on windows 98 but Its doesn't work and keeps giving me an OpenGL error I have VMware tools installed. I am using VMware workstation Pro 15.5.2 and Windows 98 se. The error is OpenGL: ERROR RuntimeException: No OpenGL context...
  18. S

    [SOLVED] How many VMs can i run?

    I have a dell R710 with: 18x8 of EEC DDR3 RAM 2x Xeon X5670 2x 2TB sata HDD 1x 3TB sas HDD 4x 1 gbe ports with 24 port gbe switch 1 gbe home network
  19. nomad_00

    Question how would i be able to download an iso file off a cd/dvd for windows?

    how would i be able to download an ISO file off a cd/dvd for xp/vista? i have the codes and the disks so i can do it non illegally. i would like to have them cause i have a vm that i would like to run old games/software but what program would be able to get bootable ISO file and if so would it...
  20. M

    [SOLVED] Multi-OS question

    Hi guys! I'm considering doing a new build next year (either AMD Threadripper 3 or Intel Cascade Lake X), primarily for Blender. I want to use Linux as my main OS, since Blender performs better on it, but I also plan on running Windows via virtual machine, for any software that doesn't run on...
  21. shmu26

    Question Minimize latency in virtual machine

    I am running Linux Mint host, and Windows 10 guest, in VirtualBox. From my total of 8 gb ram, I allocated 4 gb to the VM. Neither the host nor the guest is maxing out in ram usage, not even close. And I allocated the VM 2 of the 4 cores. In the VM, I run light programs such as MS Office and...
  22. Franseven

    [SOLVED] Gigabit lan not going past 140mbs outside sandbox vm

    sorry for the bad English. I have a gigabit connection (940mb day1 700mb tested with my laptop port today) my motherboard is an MSI z170 gaming m5, the LAN port is e2400 Atheros killer, the cable is cat6, the switch is gigabit and it always worked. For a bit, I found the connection not fast as...
  23. L

    [SOLVED] VM kali linux freezes at installing system

    Hey everyone, I want to install kali on my VM, everything is fine except the fact that towards the end the installation freezes (cant move cursor inside vm). I dont know what to do, all it says is installed "eatmydata (amd64)" and the intsallation bar won't move. If this matters: -I used...
  24. B

    [SOLVED] Need help getting a windows education iso file for virtual machine...

    I'm taking an online class where I need to use Windows 10 Education but I am allowed to use it on a virtual machine. It requires an iso file of windows 10 education. I have a product key for Windows education but not the iso file... how do I get the iso file for the virtual machine? I'm running...
  25. D

    Question KVM(QEMU) on a Shell only Linux install

    Hello, I am planning to install Linux without a graphical desktop on my main Computer (Maybe Ubuntu Server). So that the host uses as few resources as possible (maybe should I use Lubuntu?). From there I want to have multiple KVM (QEMU) virtual machines. I have 2 GPU's in my system a GTX 1080...
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    Question Virtual box using GPU

    Is there a way to make VirtualBox to use my laptop's GPU instead of the integrated graphics? I searched for hours and couldn't find a solution. Using it on windows 10 on a laptop - and the VM is a macOS Mojave
  27. D

    Question Windows XP VM can only connect to Bing

    I have a Windows XP Virtual Machine, and the only website it can connect to is Bing. I can search things fine, but if I try to connect to anything other than Bing, it doesn't connect. How can I solve this?
  28. [SOLVED] Intel Optane 16GB Unsupported Chipset Error

    I have properly installed the Optane Hardware on to my Motherboard. In the Device Manager it can be seen. But whenever I am trying to install "SetupOptane.exe" it comes with an Unsupported Chipset error. Please find screen-shots for further references Kindly suggest or help in this regards...
  29. yoyoyoy

    [SOLVED] Help Upgrading PC

    Hello. I just buy 2600x ryzen and I need a bit help chosing the ram and motherboard. Will 2400MHz ram be sufficient for ryzen? (no overclock). - Mother Gigabyte B450M DS3H - Corsair Vengeance 2x8 16GB 3000mhz...
  30. C

    Question Video Games Stuttering

    Hello! I have posted this question some days ago, but now the site changed (I think?) and I lost track of my post. Dunno if it really exists or not, sorry if I double post. Been posting and asking this on a huge lot of forums and support places, for like MONTHS, and I just can't find a...
  31. D

    Motherboard replacement hp pavilion 15-e015tx

    Hi all I have a 2014 hp pavilion 15-e015tx for which hp store has diagnosed as failed motherboard. They are charging 15k INR for replacement. I need to know if it cna be done by third party, or may be i can order it and replace myself. What would be compatible motherboard for the same?
  32. I

    [SOLVED] Reader's choice awards 2019

    Hi sir all help me.. Part 1:Best CPU Brand? AMD or Intel Part 2: best Graphics Processor Brand? Nvidia or AMD Part 3 Best Graphics Cards Brand? Asus or gigabyte or evga or msi any other Part 4 Best Motherboard Brand? Asus or gigabyte or msi or evga Part 5 Best PC Memory Brand...
  33. C

    gta 5 strucks at various places and missions.

    hello i got recently gta 5 on my pc and iam done missions up to the jewel store job. after finishing i started the "the jewel job store mission".when iam in the tunnel it strucks somewehre when iam in tunnel and got this error "gta 5 has stopped working". not only on mission,when i go to that...
  34. K

    [SOLVED] rtx 2060 or used gtx 1080??

    HI, what buy rtx 2060 or used gtx 1080?
  35. E

    Monitor AOC G2460PF locked at 60hz

    I recently bought the AOC G2460PF 144hz Monitor because I saw all the good reviews. I've been troubleshooting for 2 days and am struggling to find a solution. The issue is I can't set the refresh rate to anything above 60hz. The options are there to set my refresh rate to 144hz on both the...
  36. W

    Black monitor screen

    2 days ago everything worked just fine but when i woke up this morning and started up my pc the screen on my monitors stayed black. I tried restarting the pc and removing all the cables but nothing worked. At 1 point when i removed the hdmi cable from 1 screen the other did work but now that...
  37. E

    [SOLVED] Which version of RX 560 is this?

    Hi folks! Buying a used Sapphire Pulse RX 560 4GB and the seller sent me a screenshot of GPU-Z: I am quite confused with the Clock and Memory speeds it's showing. According to the Sapphire's website or techpowerup for that matter, there ain't any variant/version available with these clocks...
  38. A

    CPU overclocking help

    So i am kinda new to overclocking but ive never had this problem with other amd chips i cant get to 4ghz on my ryzen 5 1600 i uped the voltage to 1.38 but it wont go that up with the overclock the clock speed goes down to 1666 mhz without load and with load and the voltage goes to 1.16 i am...
  39. B

    Z170 Skylake non k overclock burned out eam stick??

    So I overclocked my i5- 6500 to 3.8 GHz everything was going good nice and stable. Yesterday I went to turn on my PC and it would power on for a second and then shut down. And repeat this process for a minute or so. Fans would spin and hard disk would spin the shut down. Tried a bunch of stuff I...
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    Lag Stutters in CSGO

    I have random lag stutters while I’m playing sometimes the screen will just freeze or it will drop FPS a lot and then it goes back up like 3 seconds later. My specs are 8700k for cpu, 1080ti OC 11gb, 1,000 watt power supply, 32 gigs of ram, 1080 144hz monitor Also my temperatures randomly...