VirtualBox

Ticket #7845 (closed defect: obsolete)

Opened 3 years ago

Last modified 2 months ago

Win2003 guest cannot change video resolution with Guest Additions installed

Reported by: jdanderson54 Owned by:
Priority: major Component: GUI
Version: VirtualBox 3.2.12 Keywords: resolution
Cc: Guest type: Windows
Host type: Windows

Description (last modified by frank) (diff)

After installing the guest additions, the gui resolution and color depth cannot be changed beyond 640x480 4-bit.

Guest OS: Windows 2003 server, 32-bit, 2 processors Host OS: Windows 7 professional, 64 bit, Intel i7, 8GB RAM

I have reviewed other tickets. Changing the video memory to 64 MB did not help.

To workaround, I have uninstalled the guest additions.

Attachments

VBox.log Download (59.9 KB) - added by jdanderson54 3 years ago.
Vbox Log file

Change History

Changed 3 years ago by jdanderson54

Vbox Log file

comment:1 Changed 3 years ago by jdanderson54

This still occurs in version 4.0.2

comment:2 Changed 3 years ago by DHughes

Same issue with random XP guest systems. Sometimes just doing a reboot will fix the issue.

comment:3 Changed 2 months ago by frank

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