Archive for February, 2012

How to install Windows 8 Developer preview on VMware Workstation 8

Go over to the Microsoft’s MSDN site, and download Windows 8 version of your choice: http://msdn.microsoft.com/en-us/windows/apps/br229516 VMWare 8 preparation for Windows 8 installation. Creating new virtual machine. Run VMware, and press CTRL+N or go to File -> New Virtual Machine, the following window will show up. Choose Typical  and press Next. In the following window pick […]

No transparency in Windows 7 despite DWM working properly and having display drivers installed.

Cool thing about graphic cards is the fact, that they gain a little more power, every driver update, and although the update process seems to cause as little problems as possible, it happens that not everything goes well. The ‘not well’ situation occured to me, after moving from ATI Catalyst drivers 11.10 to 11.11. Actually […]