Type-1 hypervisor developed by Microsoft. Included in Windows Server 2008 R2 and later, as well as Pro editions of Windows since Windows 8.

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Can I install Windows server and enble Hyper-V on a VM on Ubuntu 14.04

Can I enable Hyper-V role on windows Guest OS(VM) running on Ubuntu 14.04. I hitting with issue Hyper-V cannot be installed: A hypervisor is already running.
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How do I successfully virtualise my (Boot-Camp) Window 10 partition so it runs on Hyper-V?

I have a MacBook Pro with a Windows 10 partition running on Boot-Camp and I would like to convert the Windows 10 partition into a virtual disk/machine that I can use as a VM within a Windows hosted ...
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Word template is filling very slowly on VM

My program opens MS Word 2013 template and is filling him. The Word template on ANY physical machine is filling very fast. But on virtual machine - very slow. How to fix it? PS: VM - server 2012 R2 ...
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Oracle Linux, Hyper-V VM and Virtual Discs

I have a Oracle Linux 6.5 VM that in the command windows constantly displays "end_request: critical target error, dev sda. sector 235913472" then a separate line that says "dm-2: WRITE SAME failed. ...
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One Physical Machine hosting Hyper-V Server 2012 R2 and Thin Client connected to VM Server

I apologize if there is already answers to this question. I looked for hours but was unable to find a solution through multiple trials and errors of possible solutions online. Configuration ONE ...
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Can I combine vhdx and avhdx file to save disk space?

I create a VM on my Windows 10 machine. Originally, it only has 1 vhdx file for my virtual hard disk. But now, it creates another file *.avhdx for the disk. Is there a way to combine them? the vhdx ...
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Hyper-V limited host FTP speed (to and from Internet) after creating External Virtual Switch

After running Hyper-V with Windows 8.1 and Windows 10 for more than 2 years, now that I upgraded my Internet connection to 200/200 Mbps, I noticed one strange behavior, and that's my FTP transfers ...
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Will there be any issue if I create a bridge in Linux with MAC address of its slave?

In Windows if we create an external virtual switch in Hyper-V Manager, it will have the MAC address of the NIC that it is connected to. So I want to do similar things in Linux, with systemd-networkd. ...
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How can I recover data in a avhdx file?

For Hyper-V virtual hard drive, I have a *.avhdx file but I don't have the corresponding *.vhdx file. Is it possible to recover data form the *.avhdx file? Thank you.
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Hyper-V reports that the hypervisor is not running. How to start the hypervisor?

I've created and run Hyper-V guests on this machine in the past. VT extensions are enabled in the BIOS; no changes made there. I've changed my boot device order recently. How can I ensure that ...
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Ubuntu 14.04 hangs intermittently under Hyper-V

I have Ubuntu Server 14.04.1 LTS running in a Hyper-V virtual machine on a Windows 2012 R2 host. After running for some time, the Ubuntu server seems to freeze up (at least partially). A website ...
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Hyper-v Real Floppy drive

Using Windows 2008 R2 Hyper-V I need to attach a real floppy drive to a virtual machine (holds Windows XP, without network card) Is it possible to attach a real floppy disk drive to Hyper-v ?
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Changing RemoteFX video RAM to 1024MB causes Hyper-V Windows 10 client to not boot

Whenever I change the video RAM to 1024MB on a Hyper-V with a Windows 10 client, it fails to boot. I just get this screen: It will just stay there, with the loading circle frozen. I have a GTX 960 ...
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How can i use my Hyper-V VM machine as a host machine?

I have a Virtual machine that runs Windows Server 2012 R2 and now i want to use this VM as a host, i mean i want to extract this vm and replace it on my current host machine. I know the host machine ...
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Difference between Microsoft Hyper-V Server and Nano Server

I'm looking for a comparison of the two OS products developed by Microsoft: Hyper-V Server Nano Server What confuses me about the two products even more is that, AFAIU, both can run as Hyper-V ...
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Redirect USB Device To Virtual Machine Using Hyper-V As Host

So I have a machine that is running Hyper-V Server 2012R2 as the host (bare-metal hypervisor). I have a USB device that is attached to this machine and I need a virtual machine that is running on the ...
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Why does Hyper-V virtual network not pass through bittorrent traffic on the host machine?

I installed Hyper-V on my dev machine and I created an Android phone emulator and also a virtual machine. During creation of the Android phone emulator, Hyper-V created virtual switch automatically. ...
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Does the Dell XPS One 27 Touch Support SLAT for Windows 8 64-bit Hyper-V?

64-bit Windows 8 has Hyper-V (virtualization) built-in. Hyper-V only works if the host machine is equipped with a 64-bit processor that supports a feature called Second Level Address Translation ...
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Hyper-V spins forever when trying to automatically boot a VM

I'm running an Ubuntu 14.04 VM under Hyper-V in Windows 10 and most things work flawlessly. However, I've set up the VM to boot automatically when the system boots, and this is leading to trouble. ...
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How to hide from a program that it is running on a virtual machine?

Some software contains tests to see if they are running on a virtual machine. It's very unpleasant to see alert messages such as "Sorry, this application cannot run under a Virtual Machine." and have ...
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What happens with the local virtual machine when I shutdown my PC

I have an Hyper-V virtual machine running on my PC and I'm in the middle of an installation wizard. but I have to shutdown my PC where the Hyper-V is running. My question is, what happens with the ...
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Cannot create checkpoint on Hyper-V (0x800423F4)

Host Machine: Intel Core i3 3120M @ 2,50Ghz 2,50Ghz 12GB RAM Windows 10 Enterprise 64Bit 750GB HD 250GB SSD Virtual Machine: Windows Server 2008 R2 Enterprise 4 virtual processors 8GB RAM I'm ...
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Can't run Hyper-V, but all hardware indicate that it's good to go

I'm trying to get my Hyper-V to work on my home computer. As I see it, all my hardware supports Virtualization and the software SecurAble is saying Good to go. Yes in Hardware D.E.P. and Yes to ...
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Hyper-V on Windows 10, can't add/change hardware

I have Windows 10 build 10586.164 installed on my machine, and am trying to set up a Hyper-V test lab. I find that after I restart my PC, I can add and change hardware without issue, but after a ...
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Convenient way to enable/disable Hyper-V in Windows 8

I really like the Hyper-V support in Windows 8, however, there are some situations in which I need to disable Hyper-V in order to run some apps which don't like to be executed even in the root ...
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Server 2012 R2 - Sharing 'cluster shared volume' .VHDX hard drives between two VMs, are they supposed to not live update?

I have a .VHDX volume that's a cluster shared volume in a Server 2012 R2 failover cluster. I'm able to share the hard drive between two VMs. If I create a folder on VM2, it doesn't show in VM1 in the ...
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Hyper-V Ubuntu can't connect to internet via external network adapter if it also has an internal network adapter

I have an Ubuntu 14.04 Server running as a Hyper-V VM. It has an external virtual adapter and an internal virtual adapter connected to it. The external adapter eth0 gets an ip from 192.168.1.x ...
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Varying RAM utilization in Windows 10 Pro vm running on Hyper-V

I have a desktop x2 Xeon e2620v3 with 32G RAM with WIN 10 Pro and Hyper-V Manager Version: 10.0.10586.0. I have a VM with Win 10 Pro installed and gave it 12G RAM. The problem is that inside the VM ...
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Hyper-V 2012 R2 different disk speed on CentOS and Debian

I found unexplained difference between running CetOS 7.1 and Debian 8.3 on Hyper-V 2012 R2. I create similar VM on similar hardware. Both virtual machines installed on 600 GB SAS 15K in RAID0 via ...
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Windows Server 2012 AND Hyper-V: Port forwarding on VM

I've this configuration: - Windows Server 2012 with 192.168.1.10 IP address, direct connected to the switch, with some VM on Hyper-V - Virtual Windows Server 2012 (192.168.1.11) that run on the real ...
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ubuntu + hyper-v + vnc

I'm running following set-up windows 10 with hyper-v and a virtual instance of ubuntu 15. I'm using VNC to connect to it. I'm having following issues: numpad 0 key works as insert (+ all the numpad ...
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Can't start Hyper-V VM - error hypervisor is not running

When attempting to start a VM in Hyper-V I am getting the error "Virtual machine 'VM NAME' could not be started because the hypervisor is not running". I have confirmed that Virtualization is enabled ...
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Backing up Windows 8 Client Hyper-V Machine(s)?

I'm running at least one VM using Hyper-V in Windows 8 Pro, and I'd like to back it up while it's still running. Windows Server 2012 handles this great with the built-in "Windows Server Backup" ...
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ESXi 5.5 - Management network with no gateway

I'm setting up a test lab for VMware in Hyper-V. I have 3 vSwitches in Hyper-V: -EXT01 -INT01 -INT02 I've also created a W2K12 VM in Hyper-V which has the following roles installed: -AD/DNS -DHCP ...
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How to Change Screen Size in Ubuntu in Hyper-V

I installed Ubuntu Desktop as the guest operating system of Hyper-V. I assume it is the latest version of Ubuntu Desktop, and it won't be an issue. Hyper-V gives a default screen size that I cannot ...
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Set up a VPN on a windows server 2008 R2 core

I'm trying to set up a Windows server 2008 R2 with hyper-v (on a distant kimsuffi server) and access it by hyper-v manager from a client with windows 7 professional. When I try to connect to the ...
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Can I change the default resolution for Hyper-V basic-mode session VMs?

I have to boot fresh VHDs a couple of times a week and every time I change the resolution from the default 1024x768. For various reasons, I prefer using basic mode VMs, where I suspect Hyper-V is ...
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SCSI messages in Red Hat 6.7 running as VM in Hyper-V

We are seeing the messages file being filled up with the following lines. Does anyone know what would cause this? Background: It has vFC adapters and one IDE boot VHD. There are four SAN FC disks ...
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Local ovf to Hyper V using Virtual Machine Converter with Powershell

Now that I want convert and import a vmware VM to Hyper V. My ovf file with vmdk amd mf files are located in C:\OvfHVTest2. I used the command in powershell: Import-Module "C:\Program ...
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Windows 10 Update 1511 Breaks Hyper-V Switches

After upgrading to windows 10 v1511, the Hyper-V switch I had has gone all over the place. Aside from being disabled, and not being able to start, the network connections manager shows the switch ...
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How to enable Hyper-V on Windows 7?

I am trying to enable Hyper-V on a windows 7 installation. I followed the instructions on MSDN without luck. There is no "Hyper-V" setting under my Windows Features. I do have all BIOS features ...
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Installing a Win Srv 2012 R2 Essentials in a Hyper-V VM onto a Win Srv 2012 R2 Essentials host

My task is to install a Win Srv 2012 R2 Essentials instance in a Hyper-V VM onto a Win Srv 2012 R2 Essentials host. I added an external virtual switch, and the VM connects to that. The host computer ...
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Cannot set static IP address using Netsh

I have followed this article to set the following environment: DC: Windows Server 2008 R2 Enterprise (Full Installation) - Domain controller for the lab network, contoso.com SQL-A: Windows Server ...
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hyper-v 1 network card same ip address

I have a windows 10 laptop with hyper v enabled. I want to be able to have the virtual machine access the host as I am trying to restore an old laptop. I have set up Microsoft loop back network ...
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Ubuntu Server on Hyper-V - How to get the ip address of the host?

I'm running ubuntu server 15.10 in Hyper-V on a Win10 Host. I use autofs on ubuntu to automatically mount a network share during boot. Everything is working as expected - As long as the ip address of ...
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Time Synchronisation on Guest Domain Controller

We have a Domain Controller hosted within Hyper-V on a Server 2008 OS. Recently, we noticed that the time on our local machines was out by a few minutes at this site. After some investigation, I ...
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Sharing guest VPN connection with host computer using Hyper-V

My company's VPN client doesn't work with Windows 10 latest Insider Builds (HOST), so I thought of using a virtual machine (Windows 10 RTM GUEST) with the VPN client installed. Is it possible to make ...
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How can I increase the Hyper-V display resolution?

I just started experimenting with the Hyper-V of Windows 8 and installed Ubuntu on it. However when I launch it my screen resolution is small. How can I scale Ubuntu to the resolution of my screen? ...
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Windows 10 automatically enabling HyperV role

The subject says it all. For VMWare workstation to work, HyperV role need to be removed. After I have done that, VMWare works. Then after a restart, Windows would automatically turn HyperV on, which ...
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System Center 2012 R2 App Controller will not connect to SQL Server

So I am trying to implement App Controller 2012 R2 in my Hyper-V setup. I am running 1 VM that has 2 instances of SQL Server 2012 Developer edition (Default and Erpdev) and one with SQL Server 2012 ...