Tag Archives: The VirtualBox Saga

Unsuccessfully trying to use MSN Messenger on ReactOS 0.4.5

Spoiler, none of the versions of MSN that was on Escargot’s site worked on ReactOS. Woah, that setup was fast. No, seriously, it took like 3 minutes for me to set ReactOS all up. Or it would’ve, if it didn’t … Continue reading

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Uh oh

It was a fluke! When I installed Windows 7 on Parallels, it was an OEM System Builder license. This is why moving it around from Parallels to VMware to VirtualBox upset Windows Activation; you’re only allowed to use that license … Continue reading

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VirtualBox Followup

Apparently, loading up my vmdk file worked without a hitch. Booorriing. Last time I tried to load it in VirtualBox Windows Activation locked the entire VM unless I used another key or switched back to VMware, but apparently that wasn’t … Continue reading

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So hey!

This is my new blog now, pretty cool huh? About Escargot/MSN, I haven’t been able to go online because I haven’t set up my virtual machines up again since reinstalling macOS. Previously I’ve been using Ubuntu as a stick-it-to-the-man sort … Continue reading

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