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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Why does activating Hyper V cause windows 8.1 enterprise to stop booting?

I have read a number of forum posts suggesting an incompatibility with USB 3.0, but these all referred to a gigabyte mobo, whereas I am on an HP laptop. Suggestions? EDIT Issue persists after clean ...
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Import virtualbox vhd to hyper v

I've been trying to import a VHD file created on VirtualBox to Hyper V, with no luck. Details: VirtualBox version 4.3, running on Mac OS X Mavericks Hyper V version 6.2.92, running on Windows 8 ...
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Alt gr not working on rdp

we use windows 7 on hyperv 2012 r2 if I can connect to virtual pc via console, I can use altgr+3 or altgr+4 button combination. however, I can't use these combination when I connect to device via rdp ...
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Hyper-v error: Virtual Machine could not be started because the hypervisor is not running

Sometimes ago, I used some virtual machines like VMWare and VirtualBox that worked well on my machine. Recently I wanted to use Hyper-V but I couldn't. I googled the issue but I didn't receive any ...
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HyperV: Best way to sharing Host Partition with all Guest Machines?

I'm trying to set up a lab environment. I have a guest with 1 2TB harddrive 16gb ram running Server 2012R2. My host partition is is split like this: C: 200GB HyperV (F): 600GB (this only contains ...
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Hyper-V won't start - Not enough storage available to complete this application

on windows 8.1 Pro 64bit when in Hyper-V Manager click Start Service, after a while (cca 60s) new event apears in event log - System saying: The Hyper-V Virtual Machine Management service ...
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Uninstalling Hyper-V on a dual-booted machine?

I am on Windows 8.1 (dual booting with Crunchbang) and would like to remove Hyper-V. I have tried unticking Hyper-V under "Turning Windows Feature on/off" as well as typing in the command below with ...
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Black screen in the beginning of installation process of Debian 7.8 on Hyper-V on Windows 8.1 Pro

I am trying to install Debian 7.8 using an ISO image "debian-7.8.0-amd64-netinst.iso" on Hyper-V. When the VM is running, I see a graphical start screen: When I choose the first command, I get ...
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Hyper-V vs VMWare hardware compatibility

I would like to re-purpose my custom-built desktop to use as a SOHO server. It's a beefed up workstation with following: Asus motherboard: P8Z77-V i7-2700K CPU 32Gb RAM Currently I'm using VMWare ...
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Hyper-V USB passthrough

Is it possible to passthrough an USB-device (tv-card) to a virtual machine with Hyper-V when there are no drivers for the host? I'm running Windows Server 2012R2 - which offers USB passthrough via ...
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Can the Host be the AD for the VMs?

I just bought a new desktop specifically for running VMs, testing and learning the microsoft stack (server, sql, SharePoint, etc). This PC is dual booted with 8.1 and Server 2012 R2. I am wondering ...
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Windows 8.1 Ent Hyper-V - can I enable remote audio recording in Windows 10 Pro TP (for Cortana)?

Windows 8.1 Enterprise running Hyper-V Windows 10 Pro Technical Preview (build 9926) in a virtual machine I'd like to test Cortana in Windows 10, but the microphone isn't showing up in my virtual ...
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Is it possible to enable Hyper-V in Windows 10 Preview?

A few weeks ago I installed latest build of Windows 10 Preview as my main system, it was upgrade from Windows 8.1. Now lately I’ve installed Visual Studio 2013 Community to try some Windows Phone ...
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Hyper-v: “It is a Wireless Adapter.”

Windows 8.1 Pro x64 Kali Linux 1.1 x64 Hyper-v TP-LINK TL-WN722N Desktop Ethernet Controller Getting a hyper-v vm an internet connection with a wireless adapter is trivial, nowadays. If is doesn't ...
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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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Convert image format VHD to VHDX in-place?

I am stuck in a situation where I need to convert some large VHD image files to VHDX format. I do not have space on my disks to have both VHD and VHDX files present and I hope there is an alternative ...
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Hyper-V “Mouse input not captured”

I've installed hyper-v on windows 8, downloaded and added virtual machine from ms site "Windows 7 IE 8". But I can't use mouse, see message in bottom of window "Mouse input not captured". ...
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Hyper-V listed on Win 2012 but not Win 8.1 Pro (same machine)

I bought an Acer laptop, and installed Windows Server 2012 to do some web site testing for a client. On that installation, I used Server Manager to install Hyper-V, and two further installations on ...
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Hyper-V Feature Greyed Out in Windows 8.1 Pro

I am trying to setup a lab on my personal machine. I currently run Win 8.1 Pro. I have gone into Programs & Features to turn on this feature. When I expand the Hyper-V selection. The Hyper-V ...
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Share directory on Windows Hyper-V Host with Ubuntu VM

Just installed Hyper-V on Windows 8 and Guest OS Ubuntu 12.04. Coming from VirtualBox, I am looking for best method for sharing a Directory on Host/Windows with Guest Ubuntu. I read this: ...
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Windows 8.1- Hyper-V won't network with Ubuntu 14.04 VM

Well, I'm officially out of patience for this sort of thing, and it's 12:23 AM. I'm trying to run Ubuntu 14.04 with Hyper-V on a Lenovo Yoga 2 Pro running Windows 8.1. I cannot get the virtual ...
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Host system hangs when starting any virtual machine in Hyper-V

This is a problem that I noticed several times now and I can't find any answer to this, so I hope that anyone of you can help me out. Today I wanted to start a virtual machine in Hyper-V running on a ...
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Ubuntu 12.04 VM on Windows 8 Hyper-V - No Network Connectivity

I have been attempting to connect my Ubuntu 12.04 Virtual Machine to the internet. I have been searching and found some information but have not been successful so far. I have also tried Linux Mint ...
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Cannot start Hyper-V on MacBook in Bootcamp but can in Parallels

I am running Mavericks on a late 2013 model MacBook Pro 13" Retina (Intel i5 chip) and have installed Windows 8.1 into a bootcamp partition. Under Bootcamp, an attempt to start a VM in Hyper-V ...
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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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Cannot create external switch on Hyper-V

I am getting the following error when creating an external switch on Hyper-V: I am running Windows 8.1 x64. My switch settings are as follows: Event viewer gives me the following errors in ...
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How to remotely administer Hyper-V on Windows 7 or 8.1 non-pro version?

I need a way of using the hyper-v management tools using Windows 7 home premium or Windows 8.1 non-pro version. I find it ridiculous that from what I read online, you need the pro version to even use ...
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Using Hyper-V on windows 8. Server has a VPN, but hyper-v clients go around

So I am running a few hyper-v guests on windows 8.1. The main machine is window 8.1 is running a VPN. But in the hyper-v linux guests, they still show external ip address as the real one, and not ...
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Windows 2008 R2 Hyper-V Server required reactivation when running slmgr -rearm on Windows 7 Enterprise guest

I have an evaluation copy of Windows 7 Enterprise running as a guest in a Windows 2008 R2 Hyper-V hypervisor. The Win7 instance was attached to the same domain as the host. The ten day evaluation ...
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Physical processor to virtual processor scaling [duplicate]

If I have a Windows Server 2012R2 with Hyper-V role installed, and the configuration is: 4 processors, Intel Xeon E5-4620v2 and each one is 8 cores/16 threads, can I utilize enough power for ...
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How can I remotely connect to VM outside of Internal Network without connecting to Host Machine?

I am running Windows 7 in a VM: The VM was setup using Hyper-V within Windows Server 2012 R2. First, I configured the Linksys router Port Forwarding for TCP 3389 and 3390. To both IP addresses. I also ...
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Why Don't Hyper-V Checkpoints Appear in Tree?

I am running several VMs under Hyper-V. All VMs and Host are Windows 8.1. Something seems to have changed in my system whereby checkpoints no longer appear in the checkpoint tree of a VM. It now ...
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Windows 8.1 third party firewalls and Hyper-V virtual switch compatibility

I have the following problem: Hyper-V is installed on windows 8.1 with an external virtual switch. Everything works fine with windows firewall When I try to install any third party firewall on ...
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Is it possible to use Hyper-V Server 2012 Core monitors to log into guest machines?

I have a machine with two video monitors I want to use for running the Hyper-V Server 2012 Core. Is there any way possible that I can use one or both monitors on the Hyper-V machine itself, for ...
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Boot issue with Windows Server 2003 R2 VM that was exported from Hyper-V on Server 2008 R2 and imported into Windows Server 2012

I am migrating some Hyper-V based Virtual Machiness from their current server which is running Windows Server 2008 R2 over to another box that is running Windows Server 2012. I exported all of the ...
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Connect virtual switch to multiple physical networks

Recently I set up a few Hyper-V servers on my windows 8.1 (Pro) laptop. I connected all of them to a single virtual switch. Now I want to connect the virtual switch to the physical network (instead of ...
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How to set static IP address on Window 8.1 Host with Hyper-V and Single network adapter

I have a Windows 8.1 Pro machine (not preview). In order to do Windows Phone 8 development, the emulators have to use the Hyper-V engine to run. When Hyper-V was installed it changed my network ...
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Ubuntu not connecting to network in Hyper-V

I am unable to connect the Ubuntu guest (both 12.10 and 12.04) to the internet via hyper-V. Here is what I have done so far (with much thanks due to @Kronos's blog post on the topic): Created a ...
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IO freezes with AuFS on Hyper-V

I'm trying to use AuFS to pool storage with Arch running on HyperV. Unfortunately I'm getting freezes when writing many files via samba or rsync. The write ops eventually freeze and I get kernel ...
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Can't Install Hyper-V Windows 8.1 Pro

I have a 64-bit version of windows 8.1 pro running on a modern machine. virtualization is enable is BIOS. I cannot install Hyper-V. Windows goes through the well-know routine of 1)"adding ...
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connection speed and quality of service of hyper-v virtual machines

I have a Win64-8.1 machine hosting several ArchLinux guests. Both host and guests connect through the same Ethernet adapter via a Virtual Switch. The connection to the provider, measured by ...
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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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How to share one physical drive with many virtual machines?

Is it possible to share one physical drive (1 partition) with many virtual machines in Hyper-V at the same time? If yes: how?
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Over 100% disk capacity usage on Hyper-V

In many of my Hyper-V VMs the disk capacity usage is shown in Virtual Machine Manager to be above 100%: but inside the VM itself, there is plenty of space left: This is the properties page of ...
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Microsoft Virtual Machine Bus Network Adapter - Code 10

System Specs: I'm currently running a Dell laptop m3800 with the Intel Dual Band Wireless-AC 7260 adapter, 16 GB of RAM and Windows 8.1. Within this laptop, I'm running a Server 2008 R2 Standard ...
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No virtualization option in bios options in hp envy 700 215 xt core i7 processor

I ran this CoreInfo tool from Sysinterals: http://technet.microsoft.com/en-us/sysinternals/cc835722 and it says HYPERVISOR - Hypervisor is present VMX * Supports ...
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Connecting to Hyper-V Server and allowing Remote Access to ANONYMOUS LOGON

I installed standalone Hyper-V server 2012 R2 on a machine and was trying to connect to it from my Windows 8.1 client, but even after TrustedHosts entry the Hyper-V Manager on the client could not ...
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Hyper-V on Laptop / different networks

I have a few Windows Servers 2012 running on Hyper-V on my Windows 8 laptop. -The servers need to have a static IP. -The servers need internet acces. I've configured the servers to have a static ...
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How to connect my Hyper-V VM to a USB tablet (or device in general)?

This question might look like a duplicate but I checked and actually this should not be the case. Here I want to be able to connect a USB device (not a hard drive, but a tablet, a phone or an mp3 ...
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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 ...