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How Backup and Restore Hyper-V Machine List

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ARamptonFlag for United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland asked on
Microsoft Virtual ServerWindows Server 2008Hyper-VWindows Server 2012
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I want to completely rebuild my Hyper-V host operating system and migrate my Hyper-V Machine List from Windows Server 2008 R2 to Windows Server 2012

I have looked at Hyper-V Export and Import wizards but these seem more suited to moving everything from one piece hardware to another

All Hyper-V Machine Virtual Disk images and configuration settings are on an unchanged drive F: so I just need guidance on how I can backup and restore the settings which propagate the Hyper-V Console Machine List

Is there anything else I need to do to the Configuration Settings or Virtual Disks while migrating from Hyper-V on Windows Server 2008 R2 to a new Windows Server 2012?
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