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Converting a VM to Hyper-V, can't get past Windows Activation dialog

Note: this is not the standard "Windows Activation Hell" question where the user gets stuck in a loop. Background: I keep an old VM with XP and Office 2003 on it, to support an elderly couple who ...
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Windows 8 running Hyper V containing Windows XP with no connectivity

I've followed all the steps for setting up a VM and did it correctly. The VM started, i installed windows and added a virtual switch(external) with the virtual switch manager. I then added a legacy ...
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Can I use Hyper-V on Windows XP?

Through circumstances outside of my control, I am currently having to use Windows XP, on a machine with a current generation i5 processor, which obviously supports hyper-v. Is there any way to make ...
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Hyper-V: Microsoft Virtual Machine Bus Video Device

Hyper-V uses the Microsoft Virtual Machine Bus Video Device as your default video driver. This is okay, but the only issue that I have with it is that the color setting is 16 bit and not 32 bit. I ...
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Deploy Windows XP Hyper-V VM to Azure?

Is it now possible to deploy a Windows XP VM to Azure? I know before everything had to be based on Windows Server, but now, since you can also deploy Linux, shouldn't it be possible to deploy XP too? ...
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How to config VS 2012 IIS-express to listen requests from an OS installed on Microsoft Hyper-V?

I'm not sure if I should ask this question here or not. However... I'm using Windows 8 with VS 2012 and IIS-express 8 that is installed via VS. I mean when I was installing VS, it installed IIS and ...
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Windows 8 Hyper-V fails to boot Windows XP ISO

So I recently installed Windows 8 Professional on my computer and today I enabled Hyper-V with the intention of creating a Windows XP virtual machine. I created the virtual machine with standard ...
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Why do my virtual machines slow down/freeze under Hyper-V Server 2008

I have recently installed Microsoft Hyper-V Server 2008 and have 2 VM's running on it. Everything works fine until some "nice looking" (could be WPF or .NET) application is executed. In that case all ...