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Installing Server 2008 R2 for use with hyper-v

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When installing Win Server 2008 R2 (full, not core) with the purpose of adding Hyper-V, can you use the entire drive for the OS or do you have to leave some unused space on the disk for any VM's your going to add?
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You can use all the drive space, the virtual machines hard disk are files with extension vhd that are created in your hard drive space, could be in the OS partition or another one.
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