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I have Windows Server 2008 R2 with Hyper-V and one VM with a Pass-Through disk. Naturally I can't take a snapshot (it's a limitation of Hyper-V) but can I use a scrip to the unmount disk, take a snapshot and then remount the disk?

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What is the underlying storage system for that disk? Is is it a SAN that supports snampshots? –  Zoredache Mar 18 '10 at 16:35

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Yes, you can. See Ben Armstrong's blog for information about constructing your scripts.

http://blogs.msdn.com/virtual_pc_guy/default.aspx

My bigger question to you is why you think you need a pass-through disk?

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