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 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 ...
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“Generic failure” when creating virtual switch in Hyper-V Manager

I have installed Hyper-V from Windows Features but when i open Hyper-V Manager and try to create a Virtual Switch i get this error (NONAME is the computer name): I read over the internet for ...
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Change Server 2012 display resolution inside of a Hyper-V VM?

Running Server 2012 inside of a Hyper-V VM, clicking on "Display Settings" to try and change the screen resolution, but it says "The display settings can't be changed from a remote session". Anyone ...
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Windows 8 Hyper-V - how to give VM internet access?

I've got Windows 8 Pro on my home machine. I want to have a Windows 7 Professional VM running under Hyper-V, and I want the VM to have full internet access. My physical machine has a wireless network ...
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Hyper-V saving VM and creating new partition every day

I have Ubuntu running in a Hyper-V VM. A new partition is created automatically every day and I can't find out why. The following events are logged under Microsoft\Windows\Hyper-V-Worker: 18510 "vm0" ...
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Is it possible for RemoteFX to run on my GT730M?

I am running hyper-v on my laptop for some test lab VMs. My laptop is a Lenovo T540p with an HD4600 and an nVidia GT730M. I would like to open up the option to use the nVidia GPU for RemoteFX. ...
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HP Envy 15-j101ex - Windows 10 Pro x64 - HyperV - startup Freeze

I have an HP Envy 15-j101ex laptop. It is running Windows 10 Pro 64 bit. It has the latest BIOS from HP: Insyde F.65 I need to turn ON Hyper-V (hyper-V Hypervisor) to create some virtual machines. ...
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disabling hyper-v in windows 10 causes complete network failure

I have disabled (uninstalled) Hyper-V so I can run VM-Ware and have completely lost the network. It shows the cable connected but there is no internet connection. Ive tried a different cable and have ...
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Hyper V generation 2 machines don't boot

I am running windows server 2012 R2, and no matter what I do, I cannot get an Generation 2 machines up and running. They always fail to boot wit the message "boot failed efi scsi device" I have found ...
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virtual machine with dedicated GPU - is it possible? Private GPU Cloud

This is also referred to as cloud GPU. I want to build a VM host (VMware or windows - or other?) that will have 8 GPU's on it, and the VM clients will be able to use the GPU's as needed. It can ...
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Connectivity good between VMs, but no connectivity between host and VM

I have a strange situation where connectivity (ie ping, access shared folders and services) is fine between virtual machines, but not between the host and the virtuals. I've been using Hyper-V almost ...
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Virtual Switch has Internet access but Hyper-V VM does not have Internet access

I have an issue that has stumped me. Recently installed Windows Server 2012R2 on a Hyper-V VM. I setup everything correctly on the switch and VM config. The Internet worked just fine after Windows ...
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Restoring Cloudberry Bare Metal Backup to Virtual Machine

I have a dead laptop from which I have a CloudBerry Bare Metal backup. I want to restore the image to a virtual machine. I used these instructions: http://www.cloudberrylab.com/blog/how-to-perform-...
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How to enable enable Hyper-V?

My laptop running Windows 10 Home edition. Its processor is an AMD A6-4400M APU with Radeon HD Graphics, DirectX version 11.2. In BIOS CPU VT(VT-x) is supported and NX bit enabled. But I couldn't see ...
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Providing a Hyper-V virtual machine access to USB devices

I have Backtrack hosted on a Hyper-V virtual machine, and I want to give it access to my USB WiFi dongle, not just access to the network, but actually access to the hardware itself so I can scan for ...
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How to give VM internet access while keeping my Host reachable via RDP?

I have a Window DataCenter 2008 running on a remote machine (at OVH) with the hyper V role, and I want to run several VM on this server. I have already installed a VM with Windows 7 but I can't give ...
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Hyper-V not connecting to Virtual Machine in Windows 10

I have installed Hyper-V manager on Windows 10 pro and have connected to the server which is hosting all virtual machines. By using the Connect to server, I am able to see all the virtual machines. ...
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Routing between two private networks in Hyper-V

I have a Hyper-V machine running a few VMs. The Hyper-V server (Windows 10) is on a 10.1.0.0/16 network. Two of the VMs running on the hypervisor are on the 10.1.0.0/16 and working fine. Two other ...
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Cannot Run Hyper V On Windows 10

I have an Dell Inspiron 3520 laptop with Intel i5 3210M processor which technically supports EPT and VMX. I upgraded to Windows 10. On Dell BiOS (version A10), I can see just Virtualization Option to ...
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802.1x with Hyper-V

We are using 802.1x authentication inside the corporate network. When I installed HyperV Virtual Switch on my machine to let the VM into the network, host lost it's network connectivity. I came upon ...
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Veeam Backup & Replication for Hyper-V

I have 5 Hyper-V on each of them. I have created virtual machines with Windows Server 2012 R2 and Windows 10. I want to get backup from these machines with Veeam Backup & Replication. If I want ...
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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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Connecting a Hyper-V VM (Linux based) to the internet via wifi - No wifi appears to connect to in Linux

This is what I do: Open Hyper-V Virtual Switch Manager Create an External Virtual Switch Rename it "External Switch" Select my WIRELESS adapter Allow management operating system to share this ...
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Should I make a VHD or VHDX out of a Server 2008 machine?

I'm using Windows Server 2012 R2 as my hypervisor. I want to transform a physical machine running Windows Server 2008 R2 x64 to a Hyper-V guest on the 2012 machine. Can I use the VHDX format for this?...
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What is the Microsoft equivalent of VMWare Workstation?

What is the Microsoft equivalent of VMWare Workstation? I.e. what is their workstation/desktop tool to run virtual machines? I use VMWare workstation extensively, but have a lot of .VHD file images, ...
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MS Routing Server not routing from Hyper-V External Adapter

I've searched this issue but i'm not able to resolv it. I'm not able to route to a subnet! Here is a high level overview of my env: Network Overview What does work: From the MS Routing Server: ...
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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 http:...
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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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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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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 xorg-...
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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