Monthly Archives: April 2008

Ubuntu 7.10 in Virtual PC 2007

Ubuntu does run under Virtual PC 2007, but there are some issues with the ‘out of the box’ install. Video can be garbled due to Virtual PC 2007 not supporting 24bit color. The mouse and sound will not work, the … Continue reading

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FLAC and Nero

I use Nero 8 for my CD/DVD burning, audio and video encoding.  While its arguable that its bloat-ware, still, it does an excellent job of encoding video and audio to my Sony PSP. Lately, there has been a trend to … Continue reading

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Windows Server 2003 R2 Audio Drivers for Virtual PC 2007

Out of the box, there are no drivers for the emulated Sound Blaster 16 for Windows Server 2003 R2.  You can get sound to work if you use the drivers that come with Windows XP. First copy the following files … Continue reading

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