Workaround to attach USB devices into VM's running on Hyper V

I have a pc running Windows 8.1.
I use Hyper-V to virtualize some computers running Windows 7.
It is urgent for me, that these virtual Windows 7 machines can communicate directly to usb-devices connected to the host. I know that this is not a build in feature (I think I know :-)  )

Is there a work-around or maybe some 3. part software that makes this possible?

I know this is a feature of VM-Ware but this is not an option.

Input are appreciated :-)
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systechadminConsultantCommented:
you can do it via installing the USB redirector on the hyper v host. Refer the link

http://www.incentivespro.com/hyper-v-usb.html

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Andrew Hancock (VMware vExpert / EE MVE^2)VMware and Virtualization ConsultantCommented:
We use two products software and hardware....

if you have the budget, this hardware is best - AnywhereUSB by Digi

http://www.digi.com/products/usb-and-serial-connectivity/usb-over-ip-hubs/anywhereusb

if you want a software solution

usb over ip fabulatech

http://www.fabulatech.com/
Philip ElderTechnical Architect - HA/Compute/StorageCommented:
We use Fabulatech exclusively in both standalone and clustered settings. It. Just. Works.
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