Article ID: 824663 - View products that this article applies to.
You can dynamically size the desktop on a Windows-based virtual machine in Virtual PC. The desktop can be adjusted to arbitrary sizes by adjusting the Virtual PC window from the lower-right corner. When you try to dynamically resize the desktop of a Windows-based virtual machine, you may not be able to resize the desktop, and scroll bars may appear on the sides of the window.
This problem occurs if the current Virtual PC Additions are not installed, or if you have not configured the video settings so that they can adapt to the changes that occur on the screen when you resize a window.
To resolve this problem, follow these steps:
Article ID: 824663 - Last Review: August 12, 2003 - Revision: 1.0
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