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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“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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Increasing RAM on a Virtual Server | Hyper V 2008 R2

I have a Hyper V box that hosts 5 servers. One server has 6GB of RAM (Server A) while another has 4GB of RAM (Server B). Is it possible to take 2GB from Server A and place it into Server B in Hyper ...
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HyperV share broadband network

I can't seem to get my desired setup work First things first: I have an ISP providing me USB stick, running on Win10 Pro host (works fine) I have hooked up DDWRT Linksys E1200 switch to share the ...
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Increasing VHD Size in Hyper-V 2008 R2

I have a Hyper-V box which is hosting 5 virtual servers. One of the servers on the Host is currently low on disk space. I am planning to increase the VHD space on that virtual server but I am ...
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Hyper-V virtual external switch disables my internet connection

My goal is simply to get internet connection within my virtual machine (without disabling it on the host). Given the length - I split this is to different parts, as I am aware some would prefer to ...
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How to force all connections to “as host” in Hyper-V?

I have multiple local VMs running on Hyper-V (Windows 8.1 Ent). All of them are configured with 'External' network adapters allowing them to share internet connection with the host. My problem is now ...
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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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“Cannot connect to the virtual machine.” for new Hyper-V Virtual Machine

I've added Hyper-V to my Windows 8 Pro install. The CPU is an Intel i7-3770, so I believe it supports virtualization (which I've also enabled in the bios). When I create a new Virtual machine I am ...
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How to setup a Windows server 2012 R2 (fileserver+DC) machine witch Hyper-V virtual router (pfSense)

I am trying to setup a Windows Server 2012 R2 machine, primarily DC and fileserver roles, in such a way that I would not need an extra router in our network, because I would like to have it inside ...
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Hyper-v mouse over remote and VM not working

I'm connected with Windows RemoteDesktop to my Computer (win 10) at home and on this I have Hyper-V and want to run my windows 2000. It does startup and i can controll it with my keyboard. But my ...
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Change resolution of Hyper-v VM running system with no GUI?

I'm new to Hyper-v, been using VirtualBox forever. I installed Ubuntu Server 14.04 on a new VM. The VM window size is bigger than the server's desktop resolution so I have to constantly scroll up ...
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Need some help on setting up a vlan in hyper-v manager WSE2012R2

My first post on here...please forgive me for any details I have missed and ask me and I'll fill in the blanks on anything you need to know. I have a HP Gen8 Microserver running WSE2012R2. The server ...
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get-vm - wasn't recognized as name of cmdlet

We are trying to write a powershell script to start/stop our vms, but the get-vm command isn't working. The error message is get-vm: the term 'get-vm' is not recognized as the name of a cmdlet, ...
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Free Standby Memory without a Reboot

Does anyone know of a way to clear standby memory without a reboot? I can't launch my HyperV VMs after doing other tasks in Win 10 after running tasks due to the lack of free memory. I would have ...
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How to make Hyper-V hypervisor startup to be on demand for Windows 10

I'd like to make the Hyper-V hypervisor startup to be on demand on my Windows 10 Pro machine. It appears that for Windows 2012 one could: Edit the registry. At ...
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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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Attach correct network adapter to Hyper-V

I have a VM running Windows 7 (x86) and I need to be able to transfer files to it. Problem is, there is no network adapter attached. When I try to add one, the only adapter available "Windows Phone ...
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Not getting Display Configuration window on WinServer2008 Hyper VM

When connecting using VMConnect, I am not getting the Display Configuration window providing the option to select a screen resolution on a VM running Windows Server 2008 SP2. The Host machine is ...
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Does Windows 10 Home includes hyper-v?

I will upgrade my windows 8.1 Basic to 10. Does windows 10 Home support hyper-v? If it is not, there is other way to run hyper-v on my device beside upgrading to Pro?
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How to get Virtual Machine Maximum Memory using WMI?

On a Windows 2012 R2 virtual machine running under Hyper-V, Task Manager has the ability to display a virtual machine's maximum memory when the virtual machine is using dynamic memory, as shown in the ...
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From within a virtual host how to know the virtual network type?

How would you determine the virtual network type (external or internal) from an hyper-v virtual host ? My goal is to activate DHCP for internal network and static ip for external network. Activating ...
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Windows 7 or Windows 10 as Virtual Machine guest for best performance? [closed]

I'm planning on creating few virtual machines. Each machine is hosted locally on programmers work station in Hyper-V. I would like to know which operating system (Windows 7 or Windows 10) will have ...
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Prevent windows reboot after BSOD on hyper-v

How can I prevent Windows reboot after BSOD on hyper-v? I get BSOD even when I try to load in safe mode and error screen just disappear to fast. Is there any way to stop it from immediately ...
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Can't SSH into Hyper-V Linux Guest OS [closed]

I installed a Linux guest (Ubuntu 14.04 LTS Server) on my Windows 10 Hyper-V installation. I’ve created a external virtual switch and added a network adapter bound to that switch to the virtual ...
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Under what environment would a VM perform better: a virtual box VM on a lightweight Linux distro, or a hyper-v VM on windows server 2012? [closed]

I would like to allow my modest laptop to host VMs for the purpose of software development. I’d like to run one VM at a time nothing more. I’d just like to know which of the suggested setups would ...
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how to solve “Hyper-V is not enabled”

I am using the mobile emulator to run a UWP demo,but I get the error: the emulator requires the Hyper-V feature of Windows. Enable Hyper-V and then try running the emulator again. However, I can run ...
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Server 2012 R2 First run after sysprep did not prompt for new administrator password

I want to know how I can change the User Profile account while the image is restoring when creating a new VM (while setting up the VM). I had created the image using sysprep and restored it to the ...
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Hyper-V Manager can't find virtual machine

I am using the Hyper-V Manager and following a Microsoft Learning tutorial. I already have the three folders representing the Virtual Machine in: C:\Program Files\Microsoft ...
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VMWare Player is not working after installing Hyper-V on windows 8 Pro

I was using BB10 simulator on windows 8 but last night I installed windows Phone 8 development environment and it also installed Hyper-V (or activated it). Now I am unable to run BB10 simulator in ...
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How do you create a Windows 10 Enterprise App Store?

In Windows 10 it is possible to create a Windows 10 Enterprise Store, though I'm not really sure how to do so. I can't find any guidance online, and I'm not even sure the terms to search for. I have ...
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The virtual machine could not be started because the hypervisor is not running

I can not start Hyper V virtual machines. I am getting following message: [Window Title] Virtual Machine Connection [Main Instruction] The application encountered an error while attempting to change ...
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VS 2015 Using Mobile Emulators with Windows 10 Home

Installing VS 2015 Community with the Cross-Platform Mobile Tools throws this error. [23E8:19D0][2015-08-11T09:45:15]i000: MUX: P8 - Emulators for Windows Mobile 10.0.10240 : The installer failed. ...
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Windows Server 2008 Hyper-V (NOT R2)

I've recently come across a business who has set up a new Hyper-V server on Windows 2008 Non R2. This seems to lack many "features" (live migration, live disk expanding, dynamic memory). I've ...
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Preparing a Windows 7 x64 installation for Hyper-V hosting

I'm moving to Windows 10 but I need to keep my old Windows 7 installation usable via Hyper-V host. I tried connecting a virtual machine to the old Win7 disk but I got a 0x7B STOP error (inaccessible ...
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ICS Port forwarding not working working when using Hyper-V virtual adapters

Description: I have a gateway machine (Win 2012 R2) which is also running Hyper-V. Hyper-V has replaced the physical network adapters with virtual ones. I have ICS enabled on the first virtual adapter ...
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Hyper-V physical NIC MAC and virtual switch MAC

Can this situation lead to a conflict of MAC addresses? I used before Windows 8.1 and Server 2012 R2 to setup VM environments several times already, but now I'm doing it by hand (meaning Powershell), ...
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Office-programs won't start anymore when Hyper-v is installed

I installed Windows 10 and it was running 2 weeks without any problems, till last weekend the Office 2013-programs like Excel, OneNote, Word wouldn't start up anymore. No warnings were given. When I ...
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Windows 10 Pro Hyper-V Manager Missing

I have the full release version of Win10 Pro (64bit) as a fresh install to a laptop that I previously used as a Hyper-V server running Win8.1 Pro. I have selected to install all Hyper-V features from ...
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Setting up a VPN tunnel between a Linux VPS and a Windows Server machine

I've got the following setup: A low-power VPS with a static SSH-able IP address running Debian. A workstation running Windows Server 2012 with Ubuntu Server and a consumer Windows license running ...
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What happens to Windows 7 guests under Virtual PC when the Host machine gets updated with windows 10?

I have a host desktop pc (with Windows 7). It runs inside VirtualPC another virtual pc running windows 7. What happens if I update the host computer to windows 10. Given that Windows8 didn't have ...
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Hyper-V turning a 64-bit Windows into a 32-bit OS

So, basically, the problem: When I enable Hyper-V, it turns my 64-bit Windows 8.1 PC into one running in 32-bit (or I think). Both Virtualbox and Adobe Photoshop's Design Space Preview both don't work ...
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Cannot mount or move Virtual Hard Disk .vhdx file

I created a .vhdx file using disk2vhd from sysinternals, but I'm unable to use it. The virtual machine in Hyper-V won't start. I can't mount it either. I t gives me the following error even though I ...
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How do I pass a share from a hyper-v windows 2012r2 image of Ubuntu Server to the network?

I've been using Ubuntu Server 14.04LTS for a while now and it does what I want. Recently I started experimenting with email and while I got it setup right, it occurred to me that I could do the same ...
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Windows 10 upgrade with hyper-v missing “Local Area Connection - Virtual Network”

I upgraded Windows 8.1 to Windows 10. Prior to the upgrade, I had Hyper-V running, and sharing the wired Ethernet adapter. After the upgrade, all of the virtual adapters were disabled (and named ...
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move VM, account does not have permission required to open attachment

Wanted to get some advise im getting some error . 4 servers, 2 Hyper-v 2012r2 and 2 SOFS (CIB). 2 SOFS are clustered storage (using storage spaces) (connected to an internal JBOD chassis) CIB. ...
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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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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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Convert VMDK to VHD

I need to convert a VMDK to a VHD for importing into Hyper-V. It seems that the answers to the apparent duplicate here do not help me. The Microsoft Virtual Machine Converter will only take the ...
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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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Can't mount Windows CIFS share on Ubuntu Server

I'm wanting to mount a network share running on my Windows Server 2012R2 server to a virtual Ubuntu Server 14.04 installation but am having zero luck. To elaborate on the setup, the Windows server ...