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  • 1.  Who has downgraded to 3?

    Posted Oct 12, 2011 01:46 PM

    I finally decided I had to downgrade to 3 (and did so this morning). The lack of true full screen support (come on guys, it's not hard) in Lion is a minor annoyance, but the real kicker for me is the completely broken implementation of shared folders (see http://communities.vmware.com/thread/332152 and the linked thread it contains).

    Ugh.

    I'm always an early adopter, but this time the I/O erros made me regret it.



  • 2.  RE: Who has downgraded to 3?

    Posted Oct 12, 2011 09:53 PM

    Yes, I downgraded for the same reason. It was easy enough to do, so no big deal, really. Now we just have to wait for it to be fixed.



  • 3.  RE: Who has downgraded to 3?

    Posted Oct 13, 2011 02:19 PM

    I also downgraded (because of a different problem described in full in another post).

    The downgrade worked well, in fact it's just a full 3.0.x reinstall, and because of the "old versions cleanup" step at the beginning of the Fusion 4 launch, you cannot keep both versions installed. Or maybe you could with a hidden pref I'm not aware of?

    Colin



  • 4.  RE: Who has downgraded to 3?

    Posted Oct 14, 2011 01:22 AM

    I had problems with 3 and 4, so I tried and purchased parallels, NO MORE PROBLEMS!!!!!!!

    Ever since I upgraded to 10.7, fusion was a nightmare for me, it destroyed my boot camp just for starters and other very very annoying problems!!

    Oh one more thing parallels is very quick!

    Best of luck