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2answers
75 views

Setting internet access to hyper-v network with multiple internet connections

I run few VMs for development purposes on Windows 8 Hyper-V. I'm using a laptop for that purpose. When I switch locations I switch way of connecting to internet - cable in the office, WiFi at home and ...
3
votes
1answer
232 views

Connecting to other instances of Hyper-V Manager in domain

I have a test environment that I host from my computer. I have configured an external switch so that it can be accessed by others. Windows 8 Enterprise and Hyper-V Manager Version: 6.2.9200.16384 If ...
2
votes
1answer
85 views

What is the most reliable and effective way to compact a Hyper-V or Boot to VHD Virtual Hard Disk (VHD) file

I've seen (and tried) many ways to skin this cat, but none are quite as effective as I thought and require a number of manual steps. Here is my scenario: 1) I have installed an OS on a Dynamic ...
1
vote
3answers
326 views

windows 2003 under Hyper-V - can't send/receive ping

I've installed Windows 2003 x64 R2 SP2 under Hyper-V (the Windows Pro 8 edition). I have a NIC configured but I can't move any traffic on it. In particular I can't send or receive Pings. Scoreboard ...
0
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1answer
177 views

Hyper-V Windows 8 redirect host network traffic to client VM

I have a Windows 8 pro machine running Hyper-V. This is a laptop with a LAN and a Wifi connection. As a consultant, when I'm on the customer's network, internet access is often limited for the ...
0
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2answers
117 views

How to setup ping between XP guest from Win8 Host using Hyper-V virtual swtich

Hyper-V client is installed on a Win8 Pro 64 bit box and a VM running XP has been created within that with an internal virtual swtich. The VM can be booted and accessed and there is a default virtual ...
4
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1answer
569 views

Error Trying to Remotely Manage Hyper-V 2012 from Windows 8 Pro Without a Domain

I took sometime this long holiday weekend to install Hyper-V Server 2012 and Windows 8 Pro (on separate hardware, same LAN) to hopefully get a little more familiar with it. From the WIN8 client I am ...
3
votes
1answer
335 views

How can I backup an Hyper-V VM in Windows 8?

How can I easily backup Hyper-V VM in windows 8? I windows 2012 I would do: wbadmin start backup –backupTarget: –hyperv: But in Windows 8, the option -hyperv doesn't seem to exist. Thanks!
6
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5answers
2k views

Extremely slow file transfers to Hyper-V VM on local machine

I am attempting to transfer a 1.3GB file from my local machine (Windows 8) to my local hyper-V instance (Windows 2012). The transfer begins at about 300kb/s and then swiftly drops to 12-20kb/s. The ...
1
vote
1answer
103 views

Hyper-V swich, give internal network access to Internet on Win 8

I'm running a lab environment on my W8 laptop, using Hyper-V. I've set up a virtual switch that's internal, but I would prefer to give the internal machines access to the internet. Ok, why not an ...
0
votes
1answer
366 views

Hyper-V fails to uninstall in Windows 8 Pro [closed]

I have a windows 8 Pro machine that has Hyper-V installed on it. Now, the developer wants to virtualize with Vagrant instead, but is having problems with 64-bit machines throwing an error. This ...
1
vote
2answers
381 views

Hyper-V 2012 move fails to another Hyper-V 2012 host while using Windows 8 machine to do the move

I have 2 machines with Hyper-V 2012 (free, console version) that I manage from Windows 8. Whenever I want to move any machines from there's always this error. I have enabled Kerberos, I setup ...
1
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1answer
193 views

Clone Windows Hyper-V VMs?

I need to setup several Hyper-V VMs, all with the same base OS configuration. This is for a web site testing lab, so I'll need to start with Windows XP and then each one will have a different version ...
2
votes
2answers
178 views

HyperV management through Windows 8

Consider the following setup: 1 Hypervisor 3 Clients (Server 2012 with AD, Server 2012, Windows 8). Now we can remote desktop into the Hypervisor and manage the VMs with the manager. This also ...
1
vote
1answer
622 views

Convert Windows 7 Virtual PC to Windows 8 Hyper-V

My business develops software, and as such I have setup Virtual PC servers on my Windows 7 work station. I've now upgraded to Windows 8, and didn't realize VPC was replaced with Hyper-V. Is there a ...
0
votes
1answer
708 views

Windows 8 driver setup error on a Hyper-V [closed]

I have Hyper-v Windows 2008 R2 sp1 x64, and I downloaded Windows 8 Pro x64 to test the OS and fool around with it. When I try to install from the ISO or the DVD I get a windows Setup error: A ...
1
vote
2answers
756 views

Windows 8 Hyper-V & VLANs

I'm trying to setup Windows 8's Hyper-V so that I have: Switch which has 2 VMS connected to it Vyatta box which is connected to said switch and set as trunk (native vlan 1, allowed vlans 1-4000) ...
0
votes
2answers
2k views

Bridging Hyper-V virtual network and physical network kills physical network connection

I've added a VM in Hyper-V on Windows 8 Pro and created a Virtual Switch. The Virtual Switch is set to "Internal network". On the host machine, I go to Control Panel > Network and Sharing Center > ...
3
votes
0answers
332 views

Connecting to IIS on Hyper-V Windows 8 host from XP virtual machine

I have a windows 8 machine running an XP virtual machine with Hyper-V. The virtual machine uses an 'external' virtual switch, and after 'Integration Services Setup', it can see the internet ok. My ...
4
votes
1answer
211 views

Win 8 - how to prepare an image so it does not run through setup?

I am preparing a Win8 image to use as base for automatic deployments in Hyper-V at the moment. It seems that whenever a sysprepped image starts, it is running through the whole setup routine - which ...
2
votes
1answer
1k views

Accessing (Windows Server 2008 R2) Virtual Servers using Hyper-V Manager for Windows 8?

I’m having several Windows Servers 2008 R2 which I previously accessed using Hyper-V Manager from Windows 7. On upgrading to Windows 8 and enabling the feature Hyper-V, this is no longer possible. I ...
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votes
2answers
185 views

Migrating from Windows 8 Hyper-V to Windows Server 2008 R2

Is it possible to create a VM in hyper-v on windows 8, and then migrate it to hyper-v on a windows server 2008R2 computer?