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Injecting SCSI controller device drivers into Windows

 

Driver

Windows 2008 and Windows 7 (LSI SAS)

Windows 2008 and Windows 7 have the LSI SAS driver installed by default,

( C:\Windows\System32\Drivers\lsi_sas.sys )
but they require a registry key to activate it:
( export & import HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SYSTEM\CurrentControlSet\Services\LSI_SAS )

Windows 2003 (LSI Logic Parallel / vmscsi)

Windows XP / 2000 / NT (buslogic and vmscsi)

S03 Step

[0] backup reg

 - %SystemRoot%\System32\Config

 - HKEY_CURRENT_USER are in the %SystemRoot%\Profiles\Username

[1]

Power on the source for the conversion.

Download the VMware SCSI Disk Controller driver diskette at:

http://download3.vmware.com/software/vmscsi-1.2.0.4.flp

Right-click vmscsi.inf and click Install. The VMware SCSI drivers are installed.

Restart the source to complete installation.

[2]

Windows 2003 (lsilogic and vmscsi)

* S03 只會有其中一類 Controller

Copy the LSI Logic disk controller driver file located at

%systemroot%\system32\drivers\symmpi.sys

to the source for the conversion.

Copy the VMware SCSI disk controller device driver file (if present) located in

%systemroot%\system32\drivers\vmscsi.sys

to the source for the conversion.

[3]

Click Start > Run, type regedit, and press Enter.

Browse to and export these registry keys:

HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SYSTEM\CurrentControlSet\Services\symmpi 

HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SYSTEM\CurrentControlSet\Control\CriticalDeviceDatabase\pci#ven_1000&dev_0030

HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SYSTEM\CurrentControlSet\Services\vmscsi

The vmscsi service registry key may not exist if VMware Tools is not installed on the virtual machine