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Hyper-V will not create a new VM

Last Modified: 2020-03-06
I need to set up a Server 2008 R2 VM.

I've configured the VM and created a VHDX for it.

I've pointed the virtual DVD drive at a Server 2008 ISO, that I know works, and the machine will not start to load Windows.

It boots, I see the Press any key to boot from DVD... message and press the any key

I get Windows is loading files, then Starting Windows.

It does not progress beyound that point.

I've used two different ISOs, one from my collection and one fresh download.

I've tried this on two different computers, one Windows 10 & the other Server 2019.

Exact same result.

Can't see where I'm going wrong
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