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  1. #1

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    Jun 08, 2008
    VMWare Fusion Problem
    I just purchased and installed VMWare Fusion. After going through the whole installation questionnaire thing, it prompts me to insert Windows disc. I put in Microsoft Windows XP Home Edition V.2002.

    The installation process just loops itself over and over. Is this due to the older version CD or am I doing something wrong?

  2. #2

    Member Since
    Apr 29, 2008
    Brisbane, Australia
    MacBook Pro 15" 2.5 GHz 2 GB RAM 250 GB HDD NViDA GeForce 8600 GMT
    Not a 100 % sure about VM Ware, but Boot Camp requires atleast XP SP2 to be able to install XP on Boot Camp..
    Have u checked VM Ware requirements?
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  3. #3

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    Mar 17, 2008
    Tucson, AZ
    Way... way too many specs to list.
    Your XP home edition is not sp2.

    From VMWares site.

    Supported 32 bit guest operating systems.
    Windows XP (Professional SP2, Home Edition SP2)

    If you have a PC with a cd burner you could download sp2 and slipstream it into that build. The process is well documented, it's easy to find if you google "slipstream sp2"
    This machine kills fascists
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