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Hyper V Virtual Switch with Allow management operating system to share this network adapter

Hi All,

 is it possible can use same virtual switch  for both virtual machinace and hyper v host managmnet.

I f i tick "Allow management operating system to share this network adapter"" . unable to communicate to Virtual switch.

please advise me what was the issue.
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Infrastructure Architect
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It can however the available bandwidth will be shared for management traffic too. Hence, its not recommended on production infrastructure.

What is the error you are getting. Could you please share the screenshot?

Refer the below link which will explain more on the best practices.

https://www.altaro.com/hyper-v/virtual-networking-configuration-best-practices/