How to use Win7 to stall a VM on a Hyper-V Server 2012 R2?

I already installed a Hyper-V Server 2012 R2 on a new box. Now I want to install a VM on it. I have only a Win7. Do I need to install RSAT or Hyper-V Manager? Is Win7 good for this Hyper visor version?
Please help.
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installing windows 7 wont be an issue. Are you planning to do anything special with the windows 7 VM or is it more of a test machine?
Lee W, MVPTechnology and Business Process AdvisorCommented:
Windows 7 cannot manage Server 2012 Hyper-V installs.  You need Windows 8 and the RSAT tools for Windows 8 (or install the tool from the Windows Components).

HOWEVER, if you don't have Windows 8, I would suggest trying a third party product like 5Nine Manager - for a limited number of VMs it's free and will give you GUI management and make it FAR easier to install guest operating systems.

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