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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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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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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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 ...
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How do you create a sql 2014 cluster disk for a cluster across multiple hyper-v machines

I have an SQL 2014 cluster spread across multiple physical machines running Windows Server 2012 and Hyper-V. I'm attempting to install Skype for Business 2015. However the install script appears to ...
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Export from xen to azure

I want to move a Ubuntu Server VM from Xen to Azure Cloud. I exported the VM to a xva format. I converted it to ovf using Citrix XenConvertor and I obtained the vhd file. In Azure I created a disk ...
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Import ovf and/or vmdk to Hyper-V

I have an OVF and a VMDK file. It was exported from VMWare. How can I import that into a Hyper-V? I do not have access to the VMWare server. I don't have System Center - just Hyper-V Manager. Any ...
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Need to reduce disk space used by Hyper-V virtual machine. Any ways to do this?

My Hyper-V server runs on Windows 8.1 Pro. There is a virtual machine I'm running, that's so important to me that I've taken about 8 snapshots. It is about to exceed the disk space on a 240 GB SSD ...
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Hyper-V Network Adapter connection issues

I have been having network adapter issues with my virtual machine, when I connect to the virtual machine via Remote Desktop Connection the adapter is Microsoft Virtual Machine Bus Network Adapter: ...
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Windows 7 no network (Guest) in Hyper-V Win 8.1 (Host)

The following Setup Win 8.1 Pro (Host) Hyper-V VM with Windows 7 SP1 (guest) in Hyper-V -> Virtual Switch to External network and "Allow management ... " checked VM was assigned the virtual switch ...
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Network Discovery Fails on Static IP?

I don't know if I can get any help on this as I am running Windows 10 Beta, I have Hyper-V installed and V-networking setup aside from the beta locking my PC up and BSODing when I remove and reinsert ...
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Hyper-V enable vt-x for guest in guest

Is it possible to enable vt-x for a Hyper-V guest? I need to run a 64 bit guest inside of a 64 bit guest.
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I want to know the date when i installed hyper-v

because i want to restore my pc as i can't remove hyper-v in windows 8.1 pro i have tried by disabling from windows features ---did not work using dism from cmd as admin ...
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How can I tell if my Intel Core CPU supports SLAT?

I am planning to create Windows Phone 8 applications, which are developed alongside Hyper-V. However, my current Core 2 Quad doesn't support a required feature called SLAT. How can I be sure the ...
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How to assess why git clone/fetch is so slow inside Hyper-V Server?

I have git installed on Ubuntu Server 12.0.4 and work in tandem with gitlab. Ubuntu itself is a virtual machine in Hyper-V Server 2012 R2. I'm comparing performance of command git clone ...
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Error installing Remote Server Admin tools on Windows 8.1 laptop [duplicate]

I am trying to install the new remote server admin tools for windows 8.1 on my laptop (running 64 bit Windows 8.1). After the download I run the installer and get the error "The update is not ...
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cannot start virtual machine windows 8 hyper-v laptop i5

I recently bought an Asus laptop equipped with i5-3317u 1.70GHz and Windows 8. Upgraded to Windows 8 Pro and added the hyper-v feature. Creating a VM goes OK but trying to start it, it fails with a ...
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“RPC server unavailable” trying to access Hyper-V server from Hyper-V Manager on Windows 8.1 client

The problem After searching for uses for my old laptop, I've decided to turn the Wyvern into a virtualization server running Microsoft Hyper-V Server 2012 R2 (freely available, essentially a heavily ...
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Is there a possible way to disallow hyper-v host to use network connection?

I'm looking for a way to run serveral hyper-v vm's and only allow network communication through the virtual machines, the windows 8.1 host shouldn't be able to use any network connection. So that any ...
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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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Ubuntu 14.04 virtual machine hosted by Hyper-V loses internet connection after installing Shrew Soft VPN Client

My work configuration is as follows: Physical machine: Windows 8.1 Pro Ultrabook Hyper-V Wireless connection to office Wi-Fi Virtual machine (hosted by physical) Linux Ubuntu 14.04 ...
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Can I connect to an external-HDD-based Hyper-V VM from any computer?

If I create a VM on an external HDD using Hyper-V, and now want to connect to it from a different computer using Hyper-V on that second computer - Can that be done, or might that corrupt the VM? If ...
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How to share a single file in Hyper-V without changes to the network configuration? [closed]

I wish to "send" a "single file" on Hyper-V from host to guest, with Windows 8 both at host and guest machines. I can not allowed to do any configuration or changes of network properties on the host ...
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How do you implement network separation between a physical host and a VM on the same device?

I want to have a machine running a VM on Hyper-V or VirtualBox. All traffic from the VM should go over a LAN connection (ideally with the physical LAN NIC restricted entirely to the VM and not ...
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How do I use VMWare Player inside an Azure Windows 7 VM?

I'm geting this message from VMWare: "VMware Player and Hyper-V are not compatible. Remove the Hyper-V role from the system before running VMware Player." I'm running a Windows 7 VM on Azure, and I ...
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Win 7 Pro VHD schedule

Hi I want to create a schedule for a physical PC running win 7 pro for creating system VHD for hyper -V. I have searched the google but could not find the proper solution. Pls suggest the method.
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Installing Hyper-V server on same partition as OS (windows 7)

I need to do multiple Internet Explorer version testing and one of suggestions is to install Modern.IE. To do this one needs visualization running. I have downloaded Remote Server Administration Tools ...
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Connect to Hyper V running in Windows 8 from a different Windows 8 machine in a homegroup

I have 2 computers with Windows 8.1 Pro in a Homegroup. Computer A has Hyper-V installed with several VM's. Computer B just has the management tools, including Hyper-V Manager. I am trying to ...
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Hyper-v : Cant ping physical network after creating Virtual switch

I have a server with 4 nics running Server 2012 R2. I have created a nic team containing all 4 adaptors. I have then installed Hyper-V server. It has 2 Server 2012 R2 servers on it as VMs. I have ...
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Creating Virtual Disk in PowerShell / Help Understanding Error

I am trying to setup a new Virtual Disk in Hyper-V Server 2012 r2. Since there is no GUI, I would like to do this using PowerShell. So far I think I have successfully created a new pool from two ...
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Internet stopped working on Guest OS on Hyper-V

I have Windows 8.1 machine on which I have installed Windows 2012 as guest OS using Hyper-V. Internet was working fine on Guest OS until I made it a domain controller and now internet doesn't work. ...
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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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Can i install Hyper-v on a Virtual Machine with Windows Server 2008 or 2012?

I need to install Hyper-V on a Virtual Machine to have different OS to try my programs.My Virtual Machine is Windows Server 2008 R2 but if i need to i could change it to 2012.Could you explane it ...
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No Internet connection on VM

I can't seem to connect to the internet on my VM which is running Windows 8. I followed most of the instructions that I've found on Google or YouTube but it didn't seem to help. I can have a wired or ...
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How do I convert an .img file to vhd?

I have an image file (linux based image) and want to convert it to VHD so that it can be used to create hyper-V VMs. I used "qemu-img convert" to convert raw to vpc format, but vpc doesnt work for ...
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RemoteFX from Windows 8.1 to Windows 10

Is it possible to use RemoteFX if client is Windows 8.1 Pro and virtual machine is Windows 10 Generation 1? I don't see RemoteFX options in Hyper-V Manager or RDC? How I can enable RemoteFX? Can I ...
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Connect Internet to Multiple HyperV VM's

I have 7 VM in HyperV 1 CentOS 4 Ubuntu 2 Win8.1 I want to connect all these VM's to internet. Internet is working on 1 VM only. DHCP is enabled in Virtual Switch advance options. Any help ...
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How do different virtual machines handle CPU scheduling? [closed]

When you give a guest OS multiple virtual CPUs (vCPU), the virtual machine has to assign them to physical CPUs (pCPU). I can't find any info on how most VMs handle this. There are 2 broad categories: ...
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Windows Server 2012 R2 licensing

I have found myself responsible for a small LAN in a lab environment with 5 users, and I am working on trying to recapitalize it for the next few years. I am new to the world of Windows Server and ...