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Hyper-V thin client network boot

I am running Hyper-V and have created a functional Virtual Machine running Win7.  How do I get my thin/zero clients to boot directly to this VM without a local O/S?
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usually thin clients are receiving all settings during PXE boot. After this stage - they load necessary OS/configuration files from server.

But I think you ask wrong question as i think, or not enoug details.
Please explain, what you mean hyper-v clients?? How you plan to use your Win7 VM? Additional software of what?
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I have 7 diskless nodes (motherboard, memory, NIC; no hard drive, no local O/S) that all need to run Win7.  This is my first stab at something like this, so I need some very basic guidance:

How do I configure PXE Boot on Windows Server 2008 R2?
How do I then get the clients to run the VM I created in Hyper-V?
Is there a better solution than Hyper-V for this setup?
Anyone?
May by you have some wrong understanding of Hyper-V role.
Hyper-V is virtualization system. Example - you can install server with Hyper-V and install several servers inside it (like, AD controller, mail server, web server, linux systems, etc). So every server will work as standalone server for other network.

But that is not related to diskless nodes or PXE booting :)

read this first
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Diskless_node
And after this please build you question
OK, thanks for clearing that up.  You are right, I was mislead as to the role of Hyper-V. (see this post: https://www.experts-exchange.com/questions/26660541/Windows-7-Zero-Client.html)  I even called and spoke with Microsoft Licensing about it and they told me it would work (as far as I could interpret their foreign accent, anyway).

So, back to the drawing board.  Still have thin clients w/o hard drive.  Need to boot them over the network in a way that will allow them to run a virtual Windows desktop.

My thoughts: PXE boot to something that will allow an RDP session on Server 2008 R2.  Just can't find a solution that allows this.  Any help?
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