However, if you need to shrink a dynamic VHD (from the guest point of view so that at the end of the process your virtual machine has a smaller virtual hard drive (because you oversized them during the installation, or any other reason please have.
Settings for the, xP Mode virtual machine, I changed the.
Networking setting from, shared Networking (NAT) to the entry for my physical network adapter: "Realtek PCIe GBE Family Controller in my VXP, under My Computer, I can see: 3 1/2 Floppy (A.
In one WE window (WE1) I drill down: My Network Places Entire Network Microsoft Windows Network Workgroup (My PC name) (the folder with the items I want to copy into the VXP).In the other WE window (WE2) I drill down: My Computer Local fated to love you subtitle indo Disk (C (an empty folder to receive the copied files from the Acer).I have my old XP (OXP) pc -and- a brand new Acer with: Windows 7 Pro 64-bit SP1, 256GB SSD, 1-TB HDD. In the.Microsoft Hardware-Assisted Virtualization Detection Tool.The VXP ms windows 7 professional iso goes into reboot!At the end of a compactation, the size of the virtual hard disk is the same (from the guest point of view but it has been reorganized so that the.vhd file is smaller (from the host point of view).Local Disk (C dVD Drive (D c on (MyMachineName).I followed the advice's given in this post.Then I started the VXP in the Acer, and opened two (2) Windows Explorer (WE) sessions in the VXP.Both pc's are on my network.
I have successfully copied files from the OXP into a folder on the C-drive of the Acer.
I have a somewhat similar problem, but different as well.
In fact, Michael's answer is about how to compact the vhd, while the original question was how to shrink the.vhd, which can (or not) be the same thing, depending on what the original user wanted.I need to copy 55GB of files from the OXP into the VXP.AMD Virtualization Technology and Microsoft Hyper-V System Compatibility Check Utility.I set up virtual XP (VXP) in the Acer.I go back to WE1, select what I want to copy, but as soon as I right-click and try to copy.XP, mode, vHDs are dynamic files.Failing that, does anyone have a process that I can use to shrink.