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i'm runnig virtual machine 4.1.12 on my ubuntu 12.04. The guest system is Windows Xp professional. Now my problem is that i cannot change the resolution it sticks to 800x600. I wish to get a 16:9 resolution. I already installed guest additions but this changes nothing. When my virtul machine is running there is no menu on the top. I had to install guest additions manually. I do not know what is worng where. Could you help me out please?

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Guest additions seem not to have installed properly. Did you reboot the VM after having installed the guest additions in Windows? –  Takkat Apr 18 '13 at 10:40
    
Yes, i did reboot, is this wrong? what is the best way to reinstall guestaddidtions properly? –  user151209 Apr 22 '13 at 9:17
    
Andre you appear to be using two accounts - please login with your original account to edit your question with new information. If you are unable to - please click the link at the bottom of the page and ask for your two accounts to be merged. –  fossfreedom Apr 22 '13 at 9:39
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