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1answer
54 views

Improving Hyper-VM machine [closed]

I have a newly imported Hyper-V VM using Disk2VHD and I've noticed things have been a little slower. Could this be a networking issue on the server or inside the VM? I looked under the configure ...
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3answers
3k views

How to activate Dell OEM in Hyper-V?

I've been using hyper-v to create my base images for deployment to workstations. I create them on a Dell PowerEdge 2900 server running Windows Server enterprise 2008. The Dell OEM key does not ...
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4answers
698 views

Is it appropriate to run Hyper-V Server on each desktop PC?

I am currently designing a rollout of Windows 7 to a shop of approximately 80-100 desks. The office is a flat network without routing between servers and desktops. There are a few Windows Server ...
0
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1answer
534 views

Cant access hyper-v server

i have a hyper-v server and connecting to it from win 7 machine through hyper-v manager. but now i can't connect to it any more or even ping it. error rpc server unavailable unable to establish ...
5
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1answer
4k views

Convert Hyper V images to Virtual box

I need to change my client OS from Windows 2008 to Windows 7. I therefore need to convert all of my HyperV images to Virtual Box. What is the best way to do this? Or is there a way to run HyperV on ...
0
votes
1answer
353 views

How can I detect programatically that my windows 7 has Hyper-V tools enabled?

I need to detect in Windows 7 programatically that the hyper-V tools are enabled. I use this powershell script in Windows Server 2008 import-module servermanager (Get-WindowsFeature ...
1
vote
3answers
388 views

Weird network/internet problem. Need some input

I'm seeing some weird network problems on one of my machines, and I need some input :) I have a host machine running Windows Server 2008 R2 and the Hyper-V role. I have several guest machines ...
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3answers
499 views

how to create a virtual machine in hyper-v server 2008 r2

I've installed server 2008 r2 core and the only installed role is Hyper-V. i want to install a virtual machine like windows xp on server and manage it from windows 7 installed on my laptop. management ...
2
votes
3answers
2k views

Creating Windows 7 Images with Hyper V

I have been working on creating standard windows 7 images that can be installed on physical machines (setting up developer machines) following the instructions here This involves: Setting up the ...
1
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4answers
1k views

How to virtualize existing Win 7 x64 to Hyper-V

Currently, I have a (fairly powerful) workstation with XP x86 and Win 7 x64 loaded as dual boot. There's another Win 7 x64 workstation that I'm going to have to use from time to time. What I want to ...
4
votes
1answer
3k views

What is the difference between “turn off” and “shut down” in Windows 7 version of Virtual PC?

In Virtual PC (on Windows 7) what is the difference between choosing Shut Down vs. Turn Off?
0
votes
1answer
263 views

Moving physical windows 7 to Hyper - V on windows 2008 r2

I have a Windows 7 on a PC, but I want to install Windows 2008 R2 on the computer. I also want to keep Windows 7 on as a VM. Can I use disk2vhd? ...
1
vote
4answers
344 views

Using HyperV from Windows 7 or upgrade to Windows Server (on host)?

I have Windows 7 Ultimate x64 on my workstation at home. I am trying various virtualisation solutions but none of them have met all of my needs. I am now going to try Hyper-V, but can I setup Hyper V ...
0
votes
1answer
626 views

Problem with Hyper-V guest services install on Windows 7

We are trying to setup Windows 7 clients under Hyper-V for testing; however, guest services are not installing. Are there new guest services available, or is there a way to force the install on ...
0
votes
2answers
363 views

Hyper-V 64 with Win7 Enterprise 64 as guest

I am building a new machine to be my single machine. My main workstation would be a Windows 7 64 bits for .Net development. I do a lot of WPF stuff, so having access to the video card is desirable. ...
20
votes
4answers
37k views

Does Windows 7 support Hyper-V Manager?

Does Windows 7 support running Hyper-V Manager?
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8answers
91k views

Hyper-V on Windows 7?

I'm running the new Windows 7 RC x64. I would like to set up a couple of virtual servers running on the same box as my desktop OS. I know that I can do this with some of the other virtualization ...