virtual box running raw image of vista.

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virtual box running raw image of vista.

Postby Sushimatt » Fri Jul 04, 2008 1:15 pm

Dearest Gurus or any other who can help.

I have an installation of vista home premium on a partition of the disk, for which i did a raw image in order to run it on virtualbox.
Followed the instructions at which was better that what i was doing alone, so i could actually create a vmdk without actually tearing my system apart.

now, installed the machine on virtualbox, and when i run it... boom... I get crashed again against my own ignorance.
(attaching the picture of the issue)

any ideas to run the vista partition?
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Re: virtual box running raw image of vista.

Postby atlef » Sat Jul 05, 2008 4:53 am

You need to boot your Vista DVD in the virtual machine to do a repair. Then you should be able to boot it.


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