On Tuesday, 25 October 2016 12:22:29 UTC+11, zack...@gmail.com wrote: > On Monday, October 24, 2016 at 9:02:18 PM UTC-4, Drew White wrote: > > On Tuesday, 25 October 2016 11:50:53 UTC+11, zack...@gmail.com wrote: > > Is there a set method to updating the windows tools in the vm itself (after > > updating the version in dom0 and such). When I try to install the new one > > over top of the old one, or to uninstall the old one first (old version was > > 3.2.1), windows crashes and only boots in safe mode > > > > Essentially, it's just boot to install windows tools, or attach the ISO. > > Run the executable. > > Follow the prompts. > > Make sure you are NOT running in Seamless Mode when you start though. > > Run in non-seamless, and turn on debugging. > > Figured out the issue. I had the xen pv disk drivers installed before and > when I tried to update them, windows just hung (but no BSOD). What would be > the best method to install the disk drivers now? Before, I uninstalled the > whole windows tools and reinstalled it since the installer doesn't give you > the option to go the component selection menu if it's already installed
It does give you the option. It says it requires a restart to complete, then it does what it has to, then restarts. After that, before login to windows, it starts the installation and does the install including option selection. Thus, you don't uninstall then install, you just install. -- You received this message because you are subscribed to the Google Groups "qubes-users" group. To unsubscribe from this group and stop receiving emails from it, send an email to qubes-users+unsubscr...@googlegroups.com. To post to this group, send email to firstname.lastname@example.org. To view this discussion on the web visit https://groups.google.com/d/msgid/qubes-users/df424209-6636-4048-906d-5600ea057036%40googlegroups.com. For more options, visit https://groups.google.com/d/optout.