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    new possible workaround for rawdisk access under Windows 7

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      if you used physical disks with VMs a lot under XP or 2003 you surely have noticed that this is a pain with Vista or Windows 7 hosts.

       

      Joakim has written a tool to work around the issues.

       

      here is something that maybe even better - check yourself

      http://www.boot-land.net/forums/index.php?noref=1&showtopic=12413

       

      I'll report after testing myself

       


      Shortcut added: If you find this post through a search engine and just want to jump to the conclusion read post 17.
      At the moment that seems to be the most reliable way to operate physical disks inside a VM.

       

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