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VMWare to Hyper-V Migration Common Pitfalls

When migrating VMWare Windows virtual machines to Hyper-V using Microsoft’s Virtual Machine Converter you should always remove VMWare tools beforehand using the VMWare ISO but sometimes this might not work so you need to manually clean the Windows system. 197 more words


Export vShield Edge NAT Rules from vCloud Director

I need to be able to export and import firewall and NAT rules from vShield Edge managed by vCloud Director PowerCLI seemed to be the obvious answer but I struggled with get the NAT rules out for quite some time1… 265 more words


Join the vSphere Beta Programm

VMware is recently announced the upcoming VMware vSphere Beta Program. This program enables you to help define the direction of the most widely adopted industry-leading virtualization platform. 208 more words


Allowing Veeam to backup to non-Domain shares via PowerShell

Getting Veeam to backup via a PowerShell script to a share on a server that was not part of a domain proved to be less than easy. 123 more words


soundblaster 16 in virtualbox

In autoexec.bat:
SET BLASTER=A200 I5 D1 T6 H7 P330

A lot of games won’t work due to lack of memory. This is because Virtualbox doesn’t actually emulate an IBM-compatible PC. 8 more words

VMware View – VDI Printing – Part 3

In my final post on this subject, I’ll write about what I eventually did to solve the problem of printing to a printer within the VDI.   567 more words


VMware View – VDI Printing – Part 2

Coming up is an Asynchronous WMI Event query.  Read on…!

In the last post, I showed how VMware View has a ThinPrint component that brings printers from the physical PC into the virtual machine you connect to without your having to worry about installing the relevant drivers into your virtual infrastructure.   1,088 more words