[ovirt-users] Windows 10 floppy not found during setup

Christophe TREFOIS christophe.trefois at uni.lu
Sat Feb 3 17:58:57 UTC 2018

We had to do the swapping CD trick for Windows 10 yes.


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> On 3 Feb 2018, at 11:31, Vincent Royer <vincent at epicenergy.ca> wrote:
> I am trying to install Windows 10 on Ovirt 4.2
> I pushed the virtio-win iso and vfd files to my ISO domain.   I created the VM and loaded the CD rom with the windows install ISO and in the "run once" settings I chose the virtio-win selection as a floppy.  However when entering windows setup, there is no drive to install to, and no floppy shows up in the usual place to install the drivers. 
> the installation did succeed when selecting "IDE" as the target disk instead of the virtio or virtio-SCSI options.
> Is there any way to install the drivers after the fact and then change the disk mode from IDE to virtio?
> Is the method on this page https://www.ovirt.org/documentation/how-to/virtual-machines/create-a-windows-7-virtual-machine/ <https://www.ovirt.org/documentation/how-to/virtual-machines/create-a-windows-7-virtual-machine/> 
> still relevant?  Looks like they suggest swapping the CD disk once the windows setup has begun. 
> Thanks!
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