VirtualBox

Ticket #6112 (closed defect: obsolete)

Opened 4 years ago

Last modified 5 months ago

BSOD while starting VBox application

Reported by: jab_dan@… Owned by:
Priority: minor Component: other
Version: VirtualBox 3.1.2 Keywords: monitor resolution BSOD
Cc: Guest type: other
Host type: Windows

Description (last modified by frank) (diff)

  1. laptop with native screen resolution 1280x800, running Windows XP
  2. external display with 1900x1200 resolution
  3. start VBox application
  4. move the VBox window on external diplay far rigth (position further than 1280,800)
  5. close VBox
  6. shutdown windows
  7. disconnect external display
  8. start windows 9! starting VBox application causes Blue Screan Of Death IRQ not less of equal

Solution: Connect external monitor back (change screan resolution) so that VBox window can be displayed, now it starts ok, move it to 'native' resolution, disconnect external monitor

Change History

comment:1 Changed 4 years ago by frank

  • Description modified (diff)

comment:2 Changed 4 years ago by sandervl73

Sounds like a display driver bug and has nothing to do with VirtualBox.

The only minor annoyance is that the GUI should check if the old position is valid.

comment:3 Changed 5 months ago by frank

  • Status changed from new to closed
  • Resolution set to obsolete
  • Description modified (diff)
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