Warning "Unable to enable integration components" when opening a MED-V Workspace in full screen mode

The status of the MED-V icon remains at initializing. When opening the MED-V Workspace in full screen mode, the following warning is presented:

Unable to enable integration components
This issue can be caused by a Windows Virtual PC integration component initialization failure during first time setup.
To resolve the issue please follow these steps:

1. Uninstall and reinstall the integration components in the virtual machine.

2. Reset the MED-V workspace using the MED-V administration toolkit and run first time setup again. The command to do this is:

"C:\Program Files\Microsoft Enterprise Desktop Virtualization\MedvHost.exe" /toolkit

3. Click "Restart Workspace."
About Windows Virtual PC Integration Features : http://technet.microsoft.com/en-us/library/ee449432(WS.10).aspx
MEDV, MED-V, initializing
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Article ID: 2502126 - Last Review: 06/01/2011 20:13:00 - Revision: 3.0

Microsoft Enterprise Desktop Virtualization 2.0

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