Hyper-V Program Manager
Before I get started today – I want to make one thing very clear: the content of this post is not officially supported by Microsoft. Feel free to try it out – but if you hit problems do not go contacting Microsoft Product support – as this is unsupported.
With that out of the way:
When using Windows XP Mode the display is limited to using 16-bit color. If you try to change this you will see that you cannot:
For most situations – 16-bit color works fine. However, there are some applications that require greater color depth.
It is possible to get 24-bit color support by doing the following:
After doing this you will see that you now have 24-bit color support. Now – to answer a couple of obvious questions:
And also the AllowFontAntiAlias option to allow ClearType over RDP/RemoteApp/XP Mode.
Thanks Ben and xpclient
Note that setting "AllowFontAntiAlias" is supported
Great, now I cannot start Windows XP mode.
how work this on windows 8 pro with hyper-v ? thats dont work how u describe it =(
need your help need 24 bit color mode that i can start my programms :(
This does not work. I have the proper registry value set and only 16 bit color is available.
Thanks this is is a lot batter then using 16Bit Color on Windows 7 64Bit.