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Migrating vmdk to vhdx with 2 internal drives and unable to boot in Hyper-V

I'm migrating from VMWare Workstation to Hyper-V. I have a specific VM that it has a single VMDK file with 2 distinct drives inside it, and I've been unable to get it to boot. I converted the VMDK ...
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Creating .vhdx file in Windows Server 2008

I am trying to create a backup of a Windows Server 2008 machine. I know that support for vhdx came in Windows Server 2012 and later, and also that Windows Server 2008 and prior cannot recover from a ....
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vhdx file mounts but shows empty

Mounted a recent vhdx file created by windows 10 system image copy shows up as empty. Mounted an older vhd file and showed up fine. Created a new system image and imediately restored using it-restored ...
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Mounting existing VHDX on Win10 throws “You need to format disk” message

Need help trying to mount a VHDX used for storing files & projects (it's not a VM). I'm moving a VHDX from my old Win10 laptop to the new one. When attaching the copied VHDX via Disk Management ...
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Unable to start VM after mounting and adding data to disk

Yesterday I created a VM and configured most things I needed. At some point I accidentally clicked on checkpoint instead of start (who placed those buttons so close to each other). I continued ...
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I installed Win10 Pro in a vhdx with BitLocker encrypted, how to upgrade OS?

With Windows Update, but it show I can't upgrade, because my C: is encrypted with BitLocker. Anyother method to upgrade OS?
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New VHDX in HyperV VM not recognized

We created a new VHDX in HyperV Manager and mounted it in one of our virtual machines via a SCSI controller. HyperV Manager says it's connected without any errors. After connecting the VHDX to the VM,...
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What have windows boot manager done during booting Windows From VHDX file? (is about Principle not Configure step)

When Windows 7 released, a feature of Windows Boot Manager also came out. It is Native boot. However there is a magic point which make me confused. When Windows Boot Manager is working, we can assume ...
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How to attach VHDX file on Windows 7?

I made a Windows 10 backup, and now I have 2 VHDX files. If I attack that on Windows 10 in disk manager, no problem, but I must attach on Windows 7, and unforunatelly that doesn't work. How can I ...
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mounting .vhdx image and iscsi target (windows server 2012 R2) at the same time

I have questions about .VHDX iscsi target in windows 2012 R2, and mounting the .VHDX image at the same time. To make my question clear, here is the configuration details: fileserver detail: ...
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Using two VHDX as one volume

Hi! I wonder if I could use two VHDXs in Hyper-V as one volume. I mean, there are two VHDXs. One for the system and softwares, and another one for storing data. I'd like to boot from the VHDX1 but ...
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What are the ways to install Windows on VHDX

What installation options do I have when I want to native boot from VHDX?
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Why can't I shrink a virtual disk in Hyper-V

I have a virtual machine running Ubuntu 12.04 which I created using Hyper-V in a Windows 8.1 host. At one point, I had a very large file in my virtual machine which caused my dynamically expanding ...
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How to recover vhd file?

Tried to convert a vhd file to a vhdx file using the Hyper-V Manager. The manager gave an error saying it could find the file (not sure which one). Used windows explorer to go to the location of the ...