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    Question BT4 and VMware

    I downloaded BT4 vmware. I opened it in VMware workstation and started it. it works well, but I cant USE BT4 in Fullscreen, resize the window or use it as unitity. It says, that u cant change the operating system resolution. What I am doing wrong/what should I do.

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    Just burned his ISO p3nt3st's Avatar
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    Default Re: BT4 and VMware

    just install vmware tools thats all bro and when you complet install the tools ask you about resolution
    Last edited by p3nt3st; 01-19-2010 at 09:28 PM.

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    Default Re: BT4 and VMware

    I tought that cause its VMware file it have VMwaretools installed.

    Yes Vmwaretools is installed.

    well. I reinstalled vmwaretools. version 8xxx.
    Even now after installing vmwaretools that I cant use fullscreen etc.

    Finalle I decided that Ill instal BT4 to VMware myself. I did it and then I installed VMwaretools. It worked. Great.
    Last edited by halfdone; 01-19-2010 at 11:53 PM.

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    Default Re: BT4 and VMware

    see muts post on how to add your resolution to the /etc/X11/xorg.conf-vesa file
    i did mine and its looks great
    links right here for the fix

    http://www.backtrack-linux.org/forum...-vm-image.html

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