[PVE-User] Win7 spice client does not release cursor/mouse

Martin Maurer martin at proxmox.com
Tue Feb 4 15:30:07 CET 2014

> installed the spice client (win7 x64) on the client.
> Then I mapped the application/x-virt-viewer to the remote client executable.
> The client window opens correctly with the VM contents (booting von CD).
> But I can lot release the mouse. The Help line (on top) tells
>   (Press  to release)
> As you see no key is given. So i cannot leave the window.
> Installed:
>   Proxmox 3.1 (dist-upgrade from today)
>   Spice-Proxy: virt-viewer-x64-0.6.0.msi  (as linked from proxmox wiki page)
> It seems that spiceproxy does not define the release-cursor key and the
> default <Ctrl>-<Alt> is not working under Windows.
> Any hints ?

[Martin Maurer] 
This is fixed in the latest version from pvetest.

You can "exit" with a key combination and you can also send CTRL-ALT-DEL by pressing CTRL-ALT-INS. Very cool and step forward.


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