• VMware server vs. ESXi

    This is more of a general question I'm looking for the top differences between VMware server and ESXi. Essentially, I'm trying to run a virtual server in the background, as a daemon (Linux OS). Which one would be better?

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  • Hyper-V is destroying our WiFi internet connection

    This is the first time our company is using Hyper-V (on Windows 8). When we created a new virtual network switch, which was external, it somehow bridges the VMs network adapter with the WiFi. This is killing the WiFi's internet connection. What are we doing wrong?

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  • Using VMware to open Windows protected systemfiles?

    I need to edit Windows protected system internal files in VMware? Normally I would just reboot the PC and use a different Operating System to prevent the 'access denied' error, but that isn’t possible here.

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  • How do I find Datetime of ESX server in C#?

    How does one find ‘datetime’ of an ESX server in C#? When a VM reboots it normally gets the time of the BIOS time. It is that time that I want to display I as a ‘datetime’ object. Where are things going wrong in this code I am trying to use to make this happen? private DateTime...

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  • Receiving error message when starting up VMware virtual machine

    A friend of mine recently created a virtual machine using VMware software. However, he's getting an error every single time he starts the VM that says "VT-x is not available". Here's what he's getting:00:00:03.916 NAT: zone(nm:mbuf_cluster, used:0) 00:00:03.916 NAT: zone(nm:mbuf_packet, used:0)...

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  • Can I write a program that detects if it is running on Citrix?

    Is there a way to create a program that can detect when it is running within a Citrix environment? This may sound strange, but we run systems in a number of different environments and Citrix requires programs to function in a specific way. Is there a reliable way to do this?

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  • I’m trying to enable Hyper-V in my control panel

    I recently installed Windows 8 Pro and I'm trying to use Visual Studio for Windows Phone Development. Next, I enabled "virtualization technology" in the motherboard but I can't make it. It says I can enable "Hyper-V" but not the "Hyper-V Platform".Is it possible to enable the "Hyper-V Platform"...

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  • Can we clone a VM using VMware Fusion?

    Our team is using a Mac OS X and we're trying to figure out if it's possible to "clone" a virtual machine using VMware Fusion. We tried using the Finder to copy the VM's package structure but the problem was that the copy didn't appear in the VM library. What should we do?

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  • Finding hidden file on an ESX server over HTTPS?

    I am trying to use WebClient.DownloadString to get file content from an ESX server. I am using the following URL: something like: https://<ip>/folder/<file-path>?dcPath=ha-datacenter&dsName=<datastore-name> I receive 404 or Not Found error messages from the server. Nothing...

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  • How can we force VMware virtual machine to stop?

    We have a virtual machine on a server that won't stop or even reboot. We can't log into anymore / stop it using the VMware server console. We've already eliminated rebooting the host since there's other virtual machines running. Is there a way to force the VM to stop?

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  • Why is .net CLR considered a virtual machine?

    I’ve been reading "Professional .Net Framework 2.0" wherein .net CLR is mentioned as a virtual machine. This doesn’t make sense to me. What are the criteria for making such a determination? Why is it necessary for there to be virtual machines on many development platforms? Is it possible to...

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  • Detecting Delphi “application mode” in Citrix

    One of our applications (which was written in Delphi) has been having a problem during start. It's not showing the task bar icon until the main window is up (even though there are loading progress windows, logon-windows, etc. before that).We're trying to find the code to fix it but now, running the...

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  • Using VMware ESX Server in PowerShell, how do I perform HTTP PUT?

    I know that ESX, ESXi, and VirtualCenter are able to perform HTTP PUT uploads, but I can’t figure out how to do it. I have successfully performed downloads, but PUT has me confused. What do I need to do?

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  • How to uninstall Oracle Virtual Box

    I got my VirtualBox totally screwed up, I removed the O/S (Windows 8 and Server 2008) and tried to start over. I didn't install them properly, now when I try anew it says "this folder already exists and possibly belongs to another machine" now I can't do anything so I thought I would uninstall...

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  • Can Hyper-V RemoteFX be used with Windows 8 Pro?

    Is it possible to use RemoteFX with Hyper-V on Windows 8 Pro? According to http://www.microsoft.com/en-us/windows/enterprise/products-and-technologies/windows-8/enterprise-edition.aspx it looks like that is possible to use it only with Enterprise edition, although other research I’ve done...

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  • What is a Citrix Environment?

    I have a client who is asking whether our products would run in a Citrix environment. Which Citrix products make a typical Citrix environment? How in general does one build a typical Citrix environment for test purposes?

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  • How do I find out what environment my OS is running in?

    How do I find out what environment my OS is running in – such as fully-virtualized (where the VMM does binary translation), para-virtualized or non-virtualized? I have some idea of how to go about it (some operations like accessing a memory page/disk will take longer time in a virtualized...

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  • Can Citrix run Winforms C# applications?

    Can Citrix run Winforms C# applications? Also, if the application is kept on Citrix server, can it be viewed in windows OS machines or an iPad?

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  • Differences between an emulator and a virtual machine

    Now this may seem like a generic question but I'm looking for the differences between an "emulator" and a "virtual machine". I know the basic difference between the two include an emulator is specifically used for games while virtual machines are used for operating systems. But aren't there other...

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  • What are the technical capabilities for Parrot versus other VMs?

    This is more of a general question: I know Parrot is the virtual machine that was originally designed for Perl 6.I'm actually trying to figure out what the technical capabilities Parrot"s VM offers against other competing VMs (Java Virtual Machine/Common Language Runtime)? Thanks!

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