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Server Core 2012 in Hyper-V, no Ctrl+Alt+Delete

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In Hyper-V Manager, when I connect to Server core, Ctrl Alt Delete menu under Action is grayed out. How can I send the command to server core?
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did you install the hyper v tools on the vms?
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integeration service? let me try.
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I did that, it says the computer is already running current version, 6.3.........
restarting vm still shows the menu grayed.
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I just converted to gui and I get the ctrl alt del button. it seems like the key combo is not available in server core in hyper-v..
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Core is designed for use with Powershell.
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manage the core machine with another computer that has the rsat tools installed.
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