WinXP (Fusion) on the Dock?

Discussion in 'Windows, Linux & Others on the Mac' started by Melrose, Feb 12, 2008.

  1. Melrose Suspended


    Dec 12, 2007
    I'm new to the whole Windows on Mac scenario, and just installed XP via Fusion on my MBP.

    The question I have is, I would prefer to have IE7 (for testing site development) run in Unity mode on it's own without me having to start Fusion every time. Is this possible to do? eg, like having the IE icon on my dock, where once it's clicked it just opens in itself.. if this is possible.

    Many thanks!
  2. nospamboz macrumors regular

    Oct 3, 2006
    I'm pretty sure this was discussed somewhere on VMware's Fusion
    discussion forum. Try looking there.
  3. Melrose thread starter Suspended


    Dec 12, 2007
    Thanks! Stupid me I never thought to search there...
  4. macrumors newbie

    Feb 11, 2008
    1. Run VMware

    2. Switch to Unity Mode

    3. From the VMware "Applications" menu run Programs | Internet Explorer

    4. Hide VMware Fusion

    5. Minimize IE (icon should appear in OSX Dock)

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