Art Alexion on 23 Mar 2010 11:04:46 -0700

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Re: [PLUG] vm in a vm = odd mouse behavior in windows server

On Tuesday 23 March 2010 01:19:48 pm Scott Budihas wrote:
> Is your VMWare Tools the latest? Since only 2008R2 is showing problems 
> perhaps you need to upgrade the tools package.
> If you can't upgrade your VMWare app it is possible to "steal" the 
> latest tools from a trial Workstation, Server or Player. Just uncompress 
> the rpm (rpm2cpio vmware-trial.rpm | cpio -idmv) and dig for the buried 
> tools iso.

This was my first suspicion.  But I have the latest tools available for vSphere 
4.  Also other team members accessing these servers from windows workstations 
running on hardware don't have the problem.  

I am thinking that it is a combination of this and the multiple layers of USB 
interrupts as Casey pointed out.

Art Alexion

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