How can I browse the C drive of a virtual machine from my desk

This is little strange to ask but I have a host running Hyper-v 2012 r2 and sometimes I want to browse to the c drive of the host to delete some files or folders and I am not sure how to do it.

Right I have to RDP to the server and do it from the command prompt. Is there a better way.

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Phil DavidsonCommented:
You could try to use UNC.  //nameofvm/c:

This requires the VM to be turned on and running.  Some permissions issues may initially need to be addressed to.
Daniel Van Der WerkenIndependent ConsultantCommented:
Can you do:

dir \\MachineName\c$


dir \\IP_Address_of_Machine\c$

If you're an admin on that machine, and you connect to it with admin credentials, you should be able to.

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Lee W, MVPTechnology and Business Process AdvisorCommented:
You would do it EXACTLY the same way you would with a physical machine.  How would you do it with a physical system?
SR ZakNetwork Solutions Author Commented:
I am working from my laptop.

What do you mean exactly as you do o a physical machine?

Thank you Daniel I will try the UNC way.
Lee W, MVPTechnology and Business Process AdvisorCommented:
I mean, if you were trying to access a physical computer instead of a virtual computer, how would you do it...
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