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How to install Spice video drivers on Windows 7 32 bit ?

Steps to add qxl driver on windows 7 enterprise 32 bit virtual machine:

1) Add following in VM config xml file.


<model type='qxl' vram='8192' heads='1'>

<acceleration accel3d='yes' accel2d='yes'/>



2) Start virtual machine.
3) Open elevated command prompt
4) bcdedit.exe -set loadoptions DDISABLE_INTEGRITY_CHECKS
5) bcdedit.exe -set TESTSIGNING ON
6) download qxl installer from inside virtual machine.
7) Run the downloaded installer.
8) Reboot the VM.
9) check to see that the video hardware is set to qxl




Note: Step 4 doesn't work in service pack 1(64 bit). Alternately you can press F8 on boot and disable Signed code checks.

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