Forum discussion tagged with Virtualization.
  1. VishalVV

    Question Virtualization enabled in BIOS, but I can't enable Hyper-V as I don't have SLAT. Can I enable it without SLAT? [NOT SOLVED YET]

    Hey there, my Virtualization is enabled in BIOS, • I have a Core 2 Duo E8400 • Have 4GB RAM • (edit) Dell Precision T3400 • (edit) BIOS Revision A09 • Have an old af pc and want to run emulator stuff with Hyper-V but I can't enable Hyper-V as I don't have SLAT. Can I enable it without SLAT...
  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...
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    [SOLVED] PC really slow after changing Intel virtualization settings in BIOS

    So I've read somewhere that you can disable virtualization in your BIOS if you don't need it, with claims of improving security and even performance. Can't say if that's true, but I decided to try and turn it off. So I've found a setting called " Intel Virtualization Technology " in my...
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    [SOLVED] Application Virtualization software general - Sandboxie (Plus) help or other software needed

    Hi. I am working with application virtualization now and I need to have different instances regarding the internet. I would appreciate big help related to the internet configuration of the sandboxie instances (original software running in appdata roaming). I have a software to have multiple IP...
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    [SOLVED] BIOS hangs during boot if Intel Virtualization is turned on

    When Intel Virtualization from BIOS is turned on, BIOS hangs during cold boot and asks to enter the BIOS settings. Even if I don't change any settings at all, Intel Virtualization is turned off automatically, I it boots just fine, and Windows works properly. But of course, anything requires...
  6. PanicMaster85

    [SOLVED] Upgrade time -- best value CPU for virtualization?

    I want to virtualize a Mac, Windows, and Linux all at the same time with very good performance. I am a developer so the multi-platform compatibility on a single computer is a must. I will be using a Radeon R580 as passthrough to the Mac, GTX 1060 for windows, and hopefully onboard graphics for...
  7. C

    [SOLVED] virtualbox server

    is it possible to host a nas within a vm, if so how do i do it
  8. T

    Question Is my ThinkPad battery genuine?

    So I bought a ThinkPad X1 Carbon 5th gen laptop with an i7 7500u CPU from a local buy and sell marketplace off someone. I'm not really familiar with how long a battery is supposed to last on a laptop, but this ThinkPad seems to drain very quickly. I'm doing some work involving virtualization...
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    Question How can I access the bios on this Desktop?

    Hello everyone, I have a Lenovo PC with a Phillips Monitor and I can't really get into Bios, Here's what I tried to do: *Restarting the PC and using all function keys I know. *Clicking Start button, Using shift and restart then trying to find UEFI settings. (My pc doesn't support UEFI) *Holding...
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    Question Is a Xeon E5-2660 V1 good choice for Virtualization?

    I'm looking into Virtualization and I want to build a new server to run 2-3 VMs at once with pretty good performance. I would run unRAID as the base system, Windows for light gaming (my current gaming setup is a C2Q Q9400, 5GB RAM, Radeon HD7770, I hope, I can get at least this performance on my...
  11. J

    [SOLVED] Could you use vGPU as a successor to Multi-GPU setups?

    Could you use multiple GPUs together and use a VM to connect them into a vGPU (if the Graphics Cards support virtualization) so that you can have parallel tasks running together on the multiple GPUs? (e.g. using 2 GPU and connecting them into 1vGPU)
  12. ketrab

    Question Issue with enabling Virtualization VT on Gigabyte Z77X-UP4 TH

    Hi, I'm in need to spin up vm on my desktop using vm workstation 12 pro. I am getting a VT-x is disabled error when starting up the VM. I have double check in bios that VT is enabled and as the error message says disable "trusted execution" MOBO...
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    Question Help with virtualization

    I have ryzen 3 2200g and I use integrated graphics, does this cpu support virtualization and where is virtualization option in bios? my motherboard is gigabyte b450m ds3h
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    Question Will the Intel i7-7700k be good for gaming while streaming at the same time?

    Hi. I just ordered the Intel i7-7700k processor & was wondering if it's good for gaming while streaming in 720p 60fps? Thank you.
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    [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...
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    Can I play pubg (pc version) in my laptop with specs of 4 GB ram, 2 GB 920 Nvidia graphics, i3 5th gen processor and 1 TB hard

    Can I play pubg (pc version) in my laptop with specs of 4 GB ram, 2 GB 920 Nvidia graphics, i3 5th gen processor and 1 TB hard??
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    Hard Drive Noise

    So my secondary internal HDD has started making this low kind of rattling vibrating noise noise when data or games are being loaded from it. Its not super loud or anything but it is noticeable when the room is quiet, usually only lasts about 2 seconds when starting a game from the drive or...
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    [SOLVED] Best watercooler (aio?)

    What would be the «best» 360mm water cooler? Aio i think it is not sure, been looking at the h150i pro and coolermaster masterliquid ML360R RGB, i dont know anything about this stuff so would love to hear what aio cooler has the best cooling ability The CPU is a i7-9700k and i plan on mounting...
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    [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...
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    [SOLVED] ASUS PRime X370-Pro after BIOS Update to Version 4207

    Hey community, I did a BIOS-Update via the EZ-Mode "download update via Internet". The update was successful and a message popped up to push ok to restart the system. After this restart the screen kept staying black. I tried 2 other displays and tested both the onboard GPU + my additionally...
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    No HD in Boot Priority

    Hello all. I just got finished building my first machine and in the bios, the motherboard isn’t recognizing my HD in the Boot Priority window. It’s reading the optical drive but not the HD. Under the SATA information, it’s reading the hard drive correctly in the second port. Components...
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    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...
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    [SOLVED] Buying a pc

    I m planning on buying a desktop.. Its this one I will upgrade the ram as soon as I ll get it on my hands. My question is will it run games like Fortnite,CSGO,LoL?
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    8700k Base clock voltage and disable MCE?

    All my components will be here today and I've been doing some reading on the voltages for the 8700k. I have no intention on overclocking my CPU, at least for the foreseeable future and I was wondering what settings I'll need to change on my MSI BIOS. I read about how MCE can do damage and give...
  25. K

    Wifi Keeps Disconnecting

    I recently purchased a CyberPowerPC GMA 530 and after getting everything up and running I kept getting bsod. I found the problem was out of date drivers, so I updated my Wi-fi adapter drivers, and the computer runs smoothly, but keeps disconnecting from my wi-fi at random times. I’ve tried all...
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    Looking for help with external HDD

    My transcend 2tb external hard disk fell of my hand can it be fixed I needed the data
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    Really weird battery issue

    So i recently got a new laptop and i noticed that i was getting alot less fps than i should, so i first i thought it was the power management options but its not, secondly i thought it might be a driver issue and its not. I figured out what it is when ingame i unplugged then replugged in my...
  28. J

    Is my build compatible and worth its price?

    Im new to pc building and I’m deciding to go big now instead of later to avoid further upgrades for a while. CPU is a intel i7 8700k, GPU is a Zotac 1080 ti mini, MOTHERBOARD is a ASUS ROG STRIX Z370, Power supply is a Thermaltake Toughpower Gold 650w PC Power Supply, my ram is Corsair Vengeance...
  29. R

    What are the rubber feet / stands for ? [pic included]

    Hey guys, new to this site and PC Building. What are the rubber stands that are found near the power supply mount for? And are they important ? because I didn't use them since they kept slipping out of place. Took a screenshot from a video that reviews the same case since it has better...
  30. Dcopymope

    Does this PC have a sound card installed?

    It says it has "Integrated IDT 92HD65C Audio" but I'm not exactly sure what that means. Does the word "integrated" mean it has a sound card? If not, then does the motherboard allow a sound card to be installed? Link: HP Pavilion 500-267c Desktop PC
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    Razer kraken usb got wet

    So, i called with my friend and yelled into the mic because i wanted to piss him off but i think my spot got in and the next day it stoped working. What do i Do? Please help me
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    Ryzen 7 2700X Idle at 68-72C??

    Just upgraded a system to the Ryzen 7 2700X, using our original H100i V2. Loaded into Windows and the Fans on the cooler have gone NUTS. Sounds like a Jet Engine. Check Corsair Link and the temps on the CPU are running 68-72C. Is this out of the norm? Can I scale the fans back to not be so loud...
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    24" 1440p monitor vs 4k 55" TV

    out of curiosity, which would look better, a 1440p 24 inch monitor, or a 4k 55 inch TV?
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    Download speed is nowhere near speedtest speeds

    I currently have fios gigabit internet, and I am more or less seeing those speeds in all speed tests I do (~ 900/900). But whenever I try to download something either through filezilla ftp or even those test file downloads it can seem to break more than 750 kb/s for some reason. I am completely...
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    Mother board issue

    BougHT msi z370 sli plus it supports 1151 lga socket but not backwards compatible does that mean i can't put intel 7 process on it
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    Rx 460 compatibility

    I have an Rx 460 that a friend gave me and don't know if it is compatible with my other components/future components. I have a gigabyte ab-350m motherboard and was thinking about getting either an amd ryzen 3 or 5.
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    How to use Actiontec MI424WR router with Xfinity

    Hi - I own an actionTec MI424WR gateway from my previous Verizon contract. Now I have Comcast Xfinity and don't want to pay the monthly fees for the modem/router. I have a brand new ARRIS SB6183 modem paired with a very old DLink DIR-601 router. It works but i am not happy with the performance...
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    High CPU temperatures after changing BIOS presets

    Hi I had issues with high CPU temperatures (I'm talking 90-100C) when playing games so I did a bit of a clean-up. Then I went to the BIOS to see what it shows there and it was a pleasant 34C. Out of curiosity, I had a look at the presets and selected the "Gaming" settings. Since then the...
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    Bad system config info

    Hi, Yesterday I was browsing on the internet, Youtube, Facebook and my website for school, when suddenly i got a bluescreen of death. And now everytime I reboot i get the same bluescreen immediatly after my motherboard logo/initialisation. As soon as windows has to start: bluescreen... with the...