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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How to copy-paste files to Hyper-V VMs

When running Hyper-V and a virtual machine (also with a modern Windows OS), is it really not possible to copy/paste files across between host and VMs? Not even text it seems, although there is a weird ...
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Hyper-V Won't Enable in Windows 8

So, I'm trying to develop an app for WP8, however I can't seem to make the emulator run... Why? Hyper-V won't enable! I'm using a AMD FDX 8350 processor in a 970A-UD3 Gigabyte motherboard. Here ...
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Can Vagrant use Hyper-V server as a provider?

Can Vagrant be used to provision Virtual Machines using Hyper-V server, such as Hyper-V server 2012 or 2016? Our lab has Windows licenses for guests, so since Vagrant already has support for Hyper-V ...
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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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RDP connection not working after vlan id enabled

My issue occured when I enabled VLAN ID in Hyper-V on a physical server. Now I can't connect to it via rdp. Weird thing is that I am able to connect to all virtual machines running on that physical ...
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Hyper-V Network Adapter: virtual device ok, but no connection

As you can see from the following screenshot, I configured an Hyper-V VM with a Windows 10 guest running on a Windows 10 host. Virtual Switching to the Ethernet NIC is configured ok as External + ...
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Internet loss when disabling Hyper-V [duplicate]

I am trying to disable Hyper-V to allow 64 bit VMs to run in VirtualBox however every time I disable Hyper-V my computer is unable to reconnect to the internet. Any help on how to resolve this error ...
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Adding a non-Windows VHD to the Windows 8 boot menu

I have a Linux VM running as a Hyper-V guest within my Windows 8.1 box. Can I add this VM to the Windows boot menu in order to run it on the bare metal? If yes, then which property values do I need ...
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Running Hyper-V and VMWare together

I have two virtualization software on one of my laptops which is dedicated to Windows 8 development. A VMWare for generic virtualization and the Windows 8 like Hyper-V for the WP8 SDK. ...
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Hyper-V Server not visible from Hyper-V Manager

Through our technet subscription, I have downloaded and installed hyper-V Server 2012 R2. I then have a Windows 8 server running Hyper-V Manager. Both machines indicate that they belong to the ...
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Hyper-v Authentication Error

I cannot connect to a local Hyper-V server running locally with Windows 10. I am getting the following error. I was hoping someone might be able to help with this. I have tried creating new ones, ...
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Configure UART/COM in Linux using Hyper-V Generation 2 VM

I've setup Linux Mint x64 in Hyper-V as a Generation 2 Virtual Machine on my Windows 10 desktop. I would like to attach a USB->Serial converter (FT232RL) to the VM, so I can program and debug embedded ...
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Hyper-V causing Windows load failure

So, after so many shutdowns, restarts and hard shuts I am forced to post a question here. I am sorry if I am wrong anywhere because I am totally frustrated by my laptop and Windows. I have had an old ...
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Hyper-V Clipboard and Integration Services in Ubuntu

I have Ubuntu 14.04 running in Windows Hyper-V. I am experiencing a problem with the Clipboard (copy from host to Virtual Machine), it is not working correctly (It was not working with Ubuntu 12.04 ...
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Hyper-V configure with internet

I am using Hyper-V to create some Windows server 2012 R2 virtual machines. All was good until I found I could not access the internet in the virtual machine and now I am stuck. Where I am at ...
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CentOS 7 Minimal Installation on Hyper-V: X11 forwarding using Xming and PuTTy error, xhost: unable to open display “:0.0”

Before telling me that there are a lot of post relates to X11 forwarding error, let me put you in context of the things that I have done: I have installed the following packages: yum install -y ...
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Updating video drivers causing problems in Hyper-V

I'm running Mint KDE on a hyper-v virtual machine. My video drivers (AMD 7970) updated today, and after that happened I started running into problems. I believe the driver update is causing Plasma to ...
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Windows Server 2012 R2 not presenting hostname to network

Environment is all Windows, non domain, including one host, five VMs, and three PCs. The Host (and periodically, one of the VMs) will not broadcast their hostnames across the network. Meaning, I ...
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Convert VMWare VMDK disk to Hyper-V disk

Using Microsoft Virtual Machine Converter cmdlet - ConvertTo-MvmcVirtualHardDisk to convert a VMWare Workstation VM disk to Hyper-V disk. How does the cmdlet handle or how do you specify a source ...
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Hyper V Server not starting

I have setup a computer running windows server 2012 Datacenter R2, however after adding the Hyper V Roll I still cannot start a Virtual Machine on the Server. I am told in the error message that the ...
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USB Keyboard passtrough in Hyper-V

I have got a multi screen desktop. I want to use a virtual-machine to get a temporari second workstation on my desktop (to work with students). I use a Windows 10 Pro machine with hyper-v. In hyper-v ...
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Hyper-V: WinXP Guest Intergration Tools

I am on a Windows 10 Enterprise PC with Hyper-V. I had setup a guest machine with Windows XP and managed to install the Hyper-V Integration Services on the guest PC and turned on all options in the ...
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Windows 10 Hyper-V keep crashing

I have a Windows 10 build 1511 host, running a Hyper-V guest of Windows 10 build 1511 as well. The guest runs fine on Standard Mode. However, as soon as I switch to Enhanced Session mode, the ...
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Multiple Linux distributions return “Fast TSC calibration failed” when running on Hyper-V

Client Hyper-V on Windows 8.1 Pro host with Intel Core i7-4800MQ processor. Several Linux distributions, including openSUSE and Kali Linux, return the following error message when booting up in a ...
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I don't find Hyper-v in "add/remove windows features

I want to run the virtual machine from Windows phone using visual studio But I can't founded it in Windows features I upgraded to Windows 10 but the problem was not resolved
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How to find out whether Hyper-V is currently enabled/running

How can I find out whether Hyper-V is currently running on my Windows 8.1 Pro System? Reason: Some installs automatically enable Hyper-V (e. g. the Visual Studio Android Emulator addons). I am mostly ...
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SLAT disappeared after Hyper-V feature is on

So I can't run WP emulator from VS 2015. Hyper-V feature is OFF VS 2015 Emulator can't be started, because Hyper-V is disabled: Coreinfo.exe shows SLAT is there: coreinfo -v Coreinfo v3.31 - ...
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Hyper-V VM won't boot from Cd, error: “unsigned image's hash is not allowed”

I went to install a Debian instance on Windows Hyper-V client in Windows 10. However, when I attempted to start the VM, it would not boot from the cd. Eventually the Hyper-V BIOS gave me a failure to ...
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Why does windows 10 not recognise my wifi adapter after Hyper-V uninstall

I have an Edimax AC600 USB wifi adapter (using the driver which comes with Windows 10). I've had Windows 10 for a few months and it's been working fine. The other night, I was trying out some VM ...
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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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Does Hyper-V support using the host mouse cursor instead of the client's

Using an Ubuntu client on Hyper-V in Windows 10 appears to respond equally fast to my mouse movement however the display of the cursor is much slower than the host OS. It causes it to appear to jump ...
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RDP not going to multiple Screens

I am trying to use multiple monitors with an rdp session on Windows 10(host), the source is on Win 7(guest) and a Hyper-V vm. When I exec from cmd the following code mstsc.exe /span it works, but not ...
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Accessing Localhost from Hyper-V VM

I currently have a PC running Visual Studio/IIS Express and I need to do some IE8 testing, which requires me to run a Hyper-V VM. When I go into the Hyper-V VM, I can't seem to go to reach ...
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Identify Hyper-V VM network adapter connected to specific vSwitch

I am trying to identify a specific network adapter connected to the Internal vSwitch, so I can subsequently bind the DHCP server role to that adapter. There are 3 Network Adapters, 2 connected to ...
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Backup to VM strategy: sysprep doubts

I'm considering this strategy: backing up an old, but important computer to a VM, doing a P2V conversion. I would use Hyper-V and the conversion would be done with SysInternals Disk2VHD utility. The ...
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How to use Wi-Fi adapter in virtual machine as Wi-Fi adapter?

How to use Wi-Fi adapter in virtual machine as Wi-Fi adapter? I don't want to connect some network before. I want to connect to wi-fi network in my virtual machine. No matter what it will be - client ...
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Avoid creating duplicate Hyper-V switches

I am trying to create a PowerShell script (for learning purposes if anything) to set up a virtual Hyper-V cluster from scratch using the new NanoServer. Its still in its early stages, and I'm learning ...
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Remove Broken Hyper-V Switches?

After update 1511, all my VMs broke as far as networking goes. The switches did not appear anymore in Network Adapters, but were still listed in the Hyper-V Switch Manager. I deleted the switches from ...
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The dreaded blue screen crash: SYSTEM_SERVICE_EXCEPTION (cng.sys)

Don't even remember for how long but certainly from the days of Windows 8.1, I constantly get the SYSTEM_SERVICE_EXCEPTION (cng.sys) crash when booting from cold (doesn't happen on restart) but ...
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Windows 8.1 dont have hyper-v - cant use Windows Phone Emulator

Lately i wanted to get into Windows Phone 8 development and i installed Visual Studio 2013 + Windows Phone SDK 8 + Visual Studio 2013 Latest update. My system parameters are: - 8gb ram - Windows 8.1 ...
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Diagnosing iSCSI bottleneck

I just got my hands on a few DL380 G5s, and I thought I would use them in my home lab to test out the creation of a Hyper-V cluster using an iSCSI storage setup. I have installed Server 2012 R2 on all ...
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I want to restrict users to copy files from Hyper-V VM, How should i achieve it?

As i am newbie in virutalization. My boss gave me a task. He want to share some files with all finance employees but do not want them to copy, delete or edit those files, only users can see them. I ...
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Syncronize Hyper-V - Dual Boot Windows 10/Server 2012R2

On my PC I dual boot between Windows 10 and Server 2012R2. I keep the drive mappings exactly the same only flopping the C: and the Z: drive. I have Hyper-V role installed on both installations. I have ...
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Installing WHS 2011 (64 bit) on Windows 10 Hyper-V

I'm trying to install Windows Home Server 2011 (WHS 2011) in a VM in Hyper-V on Windows 10 (upgraded from Windows 8/8.1). I can't seem to get it working. It looks like you have to use Generation 1, ...
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No network adapters available in hyper-v when setting up VM's

I've just received a Surface Pro 4 (and thus am using Windows 10) and I've added Hyper-V so I can set up a few VM's. However, when I go to create them, under the 'Network Adapter' section, the Virtual ...
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Get IpAddresses of hyper-v linux machines

I have Hyper-v on windows server 2012, and in the Hyper-v I have CentOS 6/7 vm. I doing the following command: Get-vm -name "x" | select -ExpandProperty NetworkAdapters output: Name ...
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Hyper-V vs Virutalbox on hardware with SSD

We plan to have a powerful CPU along with SSD with Host OS - Windows 7 or 8.1 Enterprise This PC will have VM's running Windows 7. Idea is to use VirtualBox for creating the Guest OS and boot them ...
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Get-VM for a hyper-v , what are the differecnes between VMName & Name

I want to get a list of VMS for a Hyper-V server, so I run the following command , to get the VMs details inside hyper-v server named "hyperV01":- PS C:\Windows\system32> Invoke-Command ...
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Lost Connectivity to Hyper V Host after Creating External Switch

Background: We had a SAS disk fail that was part of a RAID 10 array. Unfortunately, when it failed, it also kicked its mirrored pair in the SPAN offline as well, meaning the whole array was ...
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Windows 10 on 2008 R2 Hyper-V - No network adapter

i have an Windows Server 2008 R2 which is running as an Hyper-V host here. I tried to migrate a Windows 10 physical notebook to an Hyper-V guest by using the Disk2Vhd tool from Technet. It's booting ...