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    VMWare player? I use that it home to do my testing and has never failed me.

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    I thought you can only run virtual machines in VMWare player not create them?

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    I just use virtualbox...

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    have a word with @ICTDirect_Dave, @CPLTD, @Millgate. @VeryPC as they all have good prices for low spec servers. This situation is where you want something off the network, so a HP Microserver may even be a good choice.

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    Quote Originally Posted by diagdave View Post
    I thought you can only run virtual machines in VMWare player not create them?
    I've created and ran virtual machines no problem at all for years.

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    Sorry guess i was wrong

    https://www.vmware.com/products/player/faqs.html - fairm010 hope you are members of the VMware Academic Program or its not free

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    From what in understand its free for personal use and I only use it at home for personal development

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    Like to Thank @ICTDirect_Dave for his patience with the amount of questions I have been throwing at him recently.

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    Quote Originally Posted by MattDLEA View Post
    Like to Thank @ICTDirect_Dave for his patience with the amount of questions I have been throwing at him recently.
    You're welcome as always sir!

    Glad I could help

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    HP Microserver from Ebuyer with £100 cash back at the moment.
    Totals is about £78... If you upgrade the RAM to 8gig your laughing.
    Also you can sell the EEC ram it comes with on eBay to claw some more back.

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    At one of my schools the head replied yeah get me some quotes so I sent him 2 one a desktop and one a laptop, no bother get the cheapest one Spot on.
    At the other school, I kind of feel like I'm been made to feel guilty for asking for one. Will it stay on site, we dont want you doing other work on it etc.
    If its a desktop then Im guessing you'd notice if i walked out with a big Tower under my arm.
    I dunno

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