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Windows Virtual PC (Windows 7 Professional) DEL key RRS feed

  • Question

  • When I press the delete key inside the virtual pc it prompts me with if I want to lock the pc. Why does it do this? I have a Windows XP Professional running inside the Windows Virtual PC.
    Thursday, August 18, 2011 8:53 PM

Answers

  • Hi,

     

    In general, the keyboard works the same for a virtual machine as it does for a physical computer. regarding your issue, this could be caused by the software conflicts.

     

    For a test, you could boot Windows 7 into clean boot mode to check if this issue persists.

     

    Meanwhile, I suggest you uninstall the keyboard in device manager in XP mode.

     

    If this issue persists, I could reinstall Windows XP Mode to fix this issue:

     

    Remove Windows XP Mode, virtual machines, or Windows Virtual PC

     

    Alex Zhao


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    Monday, August 22, 2011 10:05 AM