Forum discussion tagged with Virtualization.
  1. Jesse Knott

    Question Acer BIOS Second advanced tab

    I was in the past able to boot into the advanced mode on my bios. The extended "Second" Advanced tab that is. I later rebooted into bios and it no longer has the option for the second advanced tab. Here's my problem. I have VT-x and VT-d enabled in the first "Basic" advanced tab, but windows...
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    Intel Processor supports virtualization but VT option is not in BIOS.

    My Lenovo S20-30 with Intel(R) Pentium(R) n3540 supposedly supports virtualization but the option isn't under the configuration tab or security tab in BIOS. Checked for a BIOS update on the Lenovo PC support site but the last update was for Windows 8.1, which I wasn't able to install when I was...
  3. D

    Virtualization in Toshiba 350d laptop

    ]I have a laptop by toshiba, a Satellite 350D - 007, otherwise labelled as PSC0YC-007003. I have used CPU-Z to verify this as shown by the attached image: I need to enable virtualization by the cpu which I enter by pressing F2 on startup. I am hoping to solve this as I would love to use...
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    Solved! Vm software for Gaming

    Is there a low cost (under 20 dollars) or free vm software that could be used to make a 2 player gaming rig?
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    Solved! Help build PC for Multi-user VR Gaming via Virtualization

    Hey Friends, I am in the US and I'd like to build a multi-user VR PC that allows me to run four players in VR by using Virtualization and passthrough to put each player on a separate graphics card all in one machine. I am using (4)four SteamVR based headsets and running them all using the same...
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    Solved! Hi. A have Toshiba satellite c505 with windows 7. And I need unlock Virtualization. But I can't find this options in BIOS.plea

    Hi. A have Toshiba satellite c505 with windows 7. And I need unlock Virtualization. But I can't find this options in BIOS.plea
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    Toshiba satellite c645d-SP4134l AMD v

    I have a toshiba satellite c645d-SP4134l comes with virtualization the thing is that when entering the bios I do not have the option to activate it that I do?
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    Can't change BIOS settings

    I want to enable Intel virtualization on my laptop but every time I change the bios settings and restart, the changes revert back. I took my Lenovo z50 70 to a repair guy and he told me there wasn't any problem with the cmos battery as the dates were working fine. What do you guys think is the...
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    How can I enable Virtualization in Asus X555QG (AMD FX9800P CPU)?

    Hello, I am thinking of buying the Asus X555QG laptop but another post says that the Virtualization option cannot be enabled. ( There was no concrete answer in that thread so I am going to ask it here. How will I be able to enable...
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    i have an amd processor laptop and i want to enable the virtualization but it is not showing in the bois mode

    i have an Acer Aspire E 15 amd processor laptop and i want to enable the virtualization but it is not showing in the bois, can you suggest me how to solve that thing...either through ourselves or service centre ..actually i want to use two operating system at one time so, a virtual...
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    Dell Inspiron 15R 5520 Virtualization passthrough support and CPU upgrade questions

    I have a Dell Inspiron 5520 with an i3 3110m. I'm experimenting with virtualization on the go and this is the only laptop I have to try this out with but I'm running into an issue. I'm not a hardware person so I'm kinda stuck. I'm hoping to get Vt-d passthrough support but the i3 doesn't...
  12. Anthony Mondz

    Will turning on Virtualization on HP Notebook void the warrenty

    I want to run virtual machines on my HP Notebook but I don't know if it will void the warrenty
  13. O

    Laptop for Security\Penetration Testing\Virtualization + mild gaming. (Dell 7577??)

    Hi all. I am coming up on an IT\Cyber Security course that requires me to have a personal laptop (work laptop has strict security regulations). I Will most likley be playing around with Virtualization a bit, which requires as much RAM as possible. After weeks of looking around, i found that my...
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    Unable to enable virtualization

    Hello guys, I've just got this new laptop two days ago and I want to use it for college for developing purposes. I'm talking about Asus X555QG Specs: 8Gb of Ram Amd FX 9800P Amd M5 430 I want to simply use Android Studio with AVD but I can't do it because of the virtualization feature. I...
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    Deepoon E2 vr comes with 1080p. is that 1080p enough for great gaming and great virtualization?

    Deepoon E2 vr comes with that 1080p enough for great gaming and great virtualization?
  16. D

    Help build PC for gaming + virtualization

    Hey peeps, I'm from Belgium and I'm looking to build myself a PC soon. But I've got no idea about what parts to purchase. So my goal with this PC is to be able to play games with good FPS and also be able to install vmware and practiice server adminastration , virtualization. My budget is...
  17. R

    Bios system password forgot

    I have a Lenovo y700 IdeaPad can't access the BIOS menu to set virtualization. I really need to set up virtual machines. Any help would be great is there any way to reset the bios?I've try everything even took apart system remove battery nothing work.PLEASE HELP!
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    New virtualization laptop, between two.

    I'm looking for a work laptop for running 2-3 virtual machines to test and troubleshoot varies problems. It will also be my new home laptop where I will do a little bit of gaming, nothing new high end. Mostly I play retro indie games but sometimes my brother will want to play a coop game like...
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    reset bios password

    I'm forget my sony vaio sve14125cn bios password can any one tell me how to reset. please help me because i'm unable to run android emulator because it require virtualization feature enable but due to password i'm unable to enable it. if any one wants to see ownership i'm represent the proof of...
  20. M

    Relation between different Processor Technologies and Laptop Heating

    Hi! I want to know the relationship between different Processing Technologies which processors use and the heat they produce. I use Dell Latitude E6410 and when I go to it's BIOS it shows following Technologies which I can turn on and off: Performance: ■ Multi-Core ■ Intel Hyperthreading ■...
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    How to flash firmware Lenovo y50-70 to disable secureboot

    Hello In a couple of weeks I want to install fedora 24 on my Lenovo y50-70, but I don't want to have problems again with secureboot. I have asked this question on the Lenovo forum, but that forum is kinda slow and they didn't gave me an answer. The problem I had when I installed fedora 23 (or...
  22. T

    Activate Virtualization through BIOS (Lenovo desktop with Windows 10)

    I have a Lenovo desktop with Windows 10 and with Kaspersky software. To use the Kaspersky Safe Money feature I need to activate my computer's virtualization feature using BIOS. Do not have a clue how to do this. Help!
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    Useing virtualization to to get rid of all viruses

    Hi I want to download a few things from piratebay but I keep getting viruses when I do. If I create a virtual windows 7 machine using virtual box and download all the torrents, for example a ISO file. If I download it onto a virtual machine then put the ISO image on a usb and copy it to my host...
  24. nshin313

    Suggestions for buying a budget (Around $500) Laptop for Virtulization and Gaming?

    Hey all, I'm looking for a 15 inch (or smaller) laptop (around $500) that I can use for learning pen-testing (by virtualizing multiple OSes simultaneously), which will require quite a bit of RAM and Storage, and some casual gaming/video editing ( i'll need dedicated graphics). Currently...
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    Toshiba Satellite C50D-B-120 and AMD-v (Virtualization)

    Hi. A have Toshiba satellite c50d-b-120 with windows 7. And I need unlock Virtualization. But I can't find this options in BIOS. I download speccy and my CPU (AMD E1 6010) supported Virtualization. I need unlock this option because I need Install Mac osx. So my question is. Where is this options...
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    BIOS Virualization problem (UEFI vs Legacy)

    So i cant run some applications on my computer because my Virtualization is disabled and Hyper-V is supported, but as i go into the Bios setup i cannot find VT so i change from legacy (Default) to UEFI so i can enter UEFI setup from my settings but when i save changes (On UEFI) and try to start...
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    suggests about a laptop around 800-1000$.

    Hi guys, I need a laptop around 800 max 1000$. I will be running it for programming, virtualization and domestic use. I have already a desktop build so it won't be used for heavy gaming but if it could handle light games wouldn't be so bad. I'd like mainly a screen with good viewing angle, full...
  28. berukashvili

    Laptop For Virtualization

    Hi guys ;) i want to buy leptop and do some little virtualization with windows server 2012r2 max 3 virtual machine . can laptop with i7 5500u processor and 8 gig ram do this work normally ? pls help me to choose its duacl core hyperthreaded wodnering that with 2 physical cit will be impossible...
  29. A

    Questions about virtualizing my new workstation.

    I recently purchased an Intel Core i7-4790 with a Gigabyte G1.Sniper H6 motherboard. It has 32gig of DDR3 RAM and 3TB of disk space. I want to install a light weight Linux distro and use it as a host to virtualize a Windows 7 Pro instance, Windows 10 Pro, Ubuntu and Kali. I want to use the...
  30. WyomingKnott

    Virtualization software for Windows 10

    I'm running WIn10. I am looking for a free (preferably) Vvrtualization platform that will let me create and run VMs while Windows 10 is running as my main operating system. I have some old XP and 7 licenses that are valid and unused, so there's no need to discuss licensing. A question: I...
  31. M

    new desktop - virtualization this time - help

    I am going to be swapping out the internals in my desktop and this time I would like to go virtualization for windows and linux off of the same machine. Hardware: Supermicro X8DAH+-F Two 6 core xeon L5640 (12 cores total) 64 gig ecc ram adaptec 8405 SAS3/SATA3 raid controller 4 - 120GB SSD...
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    How to access BIOS for Asus X552E in order to enable Visualization Technologies?

    How to access BIOS for Asus X552E in order to enable Visualization Technologies? I have been able to open my BIOS menu by pressing F2 key while turning the laptop on. But there is no option for Virtualization technologies available (or I haven't been able to find it). I am doing this because my...
  33. R

    Does AMD A8-6410 support Virtualization? Please help

    Hi, I'm getting trained on VMWARE certification and wanted to purchase a Laptop for practice I've found a Lenovo Laptop ( LENOVO G50-45-80E3014FIN ). Item model number LENOVO G50-45-80E3014FIN Processor Brand AMD Processor Type AMD Quad Core A8 6410 Processor Speed 2.1 GHz RAM Size 4 GB Hard...
  34. T

    Would you recommend using Realtek "Headphone Vitrtualization"?

    I've tried listening to some songs with it enabled, some songs sounded on a whole new level of amazement. Well most songs. But is it good for gaming? Or for listening to dialog's/commentators/voices. I've tried to search for other people opinion's on Google, but didn't find much about it, I...
  35. M

    Looking for a laptop that supports virtualization

    Hi Guys, I want to purchase a laptop that supports virtualization and gaming. Basically I want to set up a lab comprising of softwares such vsphere5.5, vcenter , windows server 2008/2012 and shared storage and also that supports good graphics games. what should be the configuration of a...
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    does amd athlon 64x2 dual core 6000+ support virtualization?

    does amd athlon 64x2 dual core 6000+ support virtualization? Looking to run vmware with osx 4 gig of ram and nvidea gts250 1 gig card system usin the above cpu,
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    Good docking station for the lenovo y50/y50 UHD

    I want to get a y50 UHD but would like to get a docking station for when i have it at home. What are some good options? Lenovo only seems to have docks for their thinkpad series
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    low level virtualisation

    Is there any program that would allow running mustiple os es on a pc (something like vmware vSphere) but capable of using gpu acceleration of a pc it runs on and showing desktops on the monitors attached? So I can run windows and linux simultaneously, not running one inside another. sorry for my...
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    Virtualization: One CPU Two users at same time?

    Hi, I have never used vmware before so I have a very specific question. Can I use virtualization to offer seperate OS for my brother to use on my computer while I'm using it too? And if yes will it be done only by needing to attach a 2nd display and a second set of keyboard /mouse for it or...
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    Virtualization on Portable PC recommenations?

    I'm a teacher and need to get a suitable portable laptop/workstation that is powerful enough to have several virtualized machines with clients- and server-os running at the same time. I use this for different demonstration scenarios. I'm trying to find a machine with the following specs: - 32...
  41. G

    VirtualBox kernel panic with Snow Leopard 10.6.1-10.6.2 Intel/AMD made by Hazard on boot (Host is Windows 7)

    Hi, so I am having this error while trying to boot into Mac OSx after a successful installation: My specs are: -MSI 970A-g46 -AMD FX 6300 3.5GHz -4 GB DDR3 RAM -AMD Radeon HD 7750 I have followed these steps to install Mac on VirtualBox...
  42. I3lood Eagle

    Virtualization Project Help

    I have a project due where I have to conceptualize what type of Virtualization software is best applied where, how it's different in appeal to other software of the same caliber, and how it is used in comparison to the aforementioned software. My instructor was talking about Visors I'm going to...
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    [solved]HP DV7, cant see bios screen, need to enable virtualization

    I was wondering if anyone could post the sequence of keypresses to use to enable virtualization in the bios, or screenshots so that I can determine my own sequece of keypresses. The screen on my hp dv6 is broken, and trying to view the bios over hdmi or vga does not work, I can however use the...
  44. mktoater

    Can I run a virtual OS with the OS that is installed on my HDD?

    I'm not sure where to put this thread, but here it goes. I have a few machines that I have double- and triple-booted -- various versions of Windows, OSX and linux. So I was wondering if I could use a Virtual machine and run the OS that is already installed on the harddrive while on another OS...
  45. S

    Upgrades for virtualization to reuse old laptops

    Compatible components (alongwith brand names) and approx. cost estimate are most welcome. Thank You in anticipation.
  46. O

    multiple OSs running at same time

    Hi all this is relatively related to hardware virtualization. if you want to install multiple operating systems and run them on same time, how will you do it. for studying and testing I use VMware Workstation. but I do not see it professional to run it in a business company. regards,
  47. O

    Unistalling lucid virtu (GPU Virtualization Software) problem

    When I try to update lucid virtu (GPU Virtualization Software to latest version "it says the folder "virtu" already exist". So I uninstall the lucid virtu version I have via the control panel but the folder still exist and I can still see the...
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    New Laptop for School (heavy virtualization)

    Hello everyone, I'm looking at getting a new laptop for use in my program at school. We use our laptops for most of our schoolwork which includes some fairly heavy virtualization situations (sometimes run up to 5 machines at once). I do some gaming so want it to be capable of it, but not so...
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    Acer Aspire 4720z Virtualization

    i have Acer Aspire 4720z. my laptop not support the hardware Virtualization. i wants upgrade hardware so , i use the Virtualization feature. I am a Iphone Developer. and i wants run Mac OS 10.6 or later version on my Laptop. if it is possible..please give me Suggestion.. thanks in Advance
  50. wizzkidpro

    Virtualization Technology (VT-x)

    Has anyone encountered problems with the Virtualization technology? - Even though it is enabled in the BIOS, some utilities like the CPU-Z or the havdetectiontool doesn't detect VT, although enabled. This "all-of-a-sudden" problem has occured both in my ACER laptop based on the Core i3 and one...
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    Solved! Virtualization/Graphic Design Laptop

    1. What is your budget? 1,200 or less (preferably under 1,000) 2. What is the size of the notebook that you are considering? 15inch 3. What screen resolution do you want? As high as possible 4. Do you need a portable or desktop replacement laptop? Desktop replacement 5. How much battery life...
  52. lotri

    Core i5: 460M vs 560M

    According to the ARK site, the 560 has the following: * Intel® Virtualization Technology for Directed I/O (VT-d) * Intel® Trusted Execution Technology * AES New Instructions Aside from the slight increase in clock speed, do any of these things really matter for normal use?
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    Any interesting ways to use VMWare / virtualization?

    Hey there folks! I am running an i7-920 system that is overclocked to 3.44Ghz, with 12GB of RAM. I have lots of memory and processing power to spare and was considering adding additional virtual machines in my VMWare Server to take advantage of the headroom. I have two Ubuntu LAMP VMs running...
  54. T

    How to enable virtualization

    how can i enable virtualization? my BIOS setting doesnt show that i could disable or enable it? I have a acer 4736ZG-422G32Mn. Can somebody help me?
  55. S

    Win 7 Netbook with 8hrs battery life & virtualization

    Hi all, I've come here looking for some advice on which netbook to buy. With so many mixed reviews/models out there I'm actually stuck on what to buy. What I'm after Netbook with a 10" to 13" screen 2GB RAM or Higher Virtualization support 8hrs battery life 250GB HD or bigger The rest I'm...
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    Solved! NV78 Processor upgrade

    I am wondering if the Gateway NV7802U processor can be upgraded from a T6600 to a T6670? From what i have read is that they are fundamentally the same except that the T6670 support virtualization.
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    Laptop w/virtualization/multiple OSes

    I am looking for a laptop that supports hardware virtualization so I can run Windows 7 and Ubuntu linux on it at the same time. The idea is to use this laptop with an external keyboard, mouse and monitor at the office, but have it be powerful enough to be a fully functional development platform...
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    25 Windows 7 Release Candidate Features

    The last test version of Windows 7 ties up loose ends, adds remote streaming, XP virtualization, and looks nearly ready for primetime. 25 Windows 7 Release Candidate Features : Read more
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    VMware: Run More than One OS on Your Phone

    A company known for its virtualization software, VMWare is taking that technology and bringing it to the mobile market. VMware: Run More than One OS on Your Phone : Read more
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    VMware Aims to Standardize Mobile Software

    VMware, well known for their desktop and server virtualization software, are making steps towards the mobile device market with their Mobile Virtualization Platform (MVP). VMware Aims to Standardize Mobile Software : Read more