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Naming Hyper-V Network Connections

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Windows Server 2012Microsoft Virtual ServerHyper-V
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Please can I have some guidance on sensible ways to name network connections on Windows 2012 R2 servers that host Hyper-V Guests?

I teamed two physical NICs "Ethernet 1" and "Ethernet 2" to make "Ethernet Team" for fault tolerance and bandwidth sharing but the Hyper-V Role then creates another "... - Virtual Switch" which seems to be the connection my server then uses

I understand Hyper-V Manager can create more Virtual Switches if needed

I know manually moving Hyper-V Guests between serves has issue where source and target serves have differing network connection names
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Svet Paperov
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