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Hyper-V is a native hypervisor; it can create virtual machines on x86-64 systems and supersedes Windows Virtual PC as the hardware virtualization c...

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Hyper-V VM Domain controller restore has left the Domain unstable


I look after a small network. My Hyper-V DC died with updates, it became unbootable. I have

Storage Spaces Cluster JBOD

Some Hyper-V Hardware and Software Best Practices

The following article is comprised of the pearls we have garnered deploying virtualization solutions since Virtual Server 2005 and subsequent 2008 RTM+ Hyper-V in standalone and clustered environments.
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VMware to Broadcom mess..?



I'm seeing a lot of news on how the VMware product seems to be written off by Broadcom.

I see

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Configure Hyper-V live migration


I have a 4-node Hyper-V failover cluster.  I am able to successfuly migrate VMs using the failover

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Rookie with hyper V trouble PART 3


I apologize for the 3 parts but i am trying to give the whole story so hopefully someone can make

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Intel M/B 2600GZ Freezing after a cold restart only


We have a customer with a Server with an Intel 2600GZ motherboard, 2 x CPU, Dual PSU's, 128gig RAM,

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Backup of DC cannot be recovered by vendor.  Need to disable Redirected Folders on Local PCs

Having backed up SBS 2008 DC (VM) for months, verified by mounting backup and able to browse …
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Active Directory repair after roll back. Hyper-V virtual machine

Recently rolled back our AD server (Windows Server 2008) due to a ransomware issue. After doing an …
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Windows Hyper-VM server unable to located via map command explorer but ip address


We had a client with Windows 2019 running a number of Hyper-VMs running which failed due to hardware


Andy's VMware vSphere tip#4: Partitions :- OS Partitions …

Andy's VMware vSphere tip#4: Partitions :- OS Partitions have no place in VMware vSphere or Hyper-V.…
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Backup and ransomeware protection is acronis a good solution?


I am a small one man computer shop.  I have been in the IT field since 1984.  I have small to medium

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how to make vhdx (made with sysinternals disk2vhd) bootable in Hyper-V


make a vhdx file bootable. i used the  sysinternals disk2vhd program to make a vhd from a running

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VMware Workstation or Hyper-V for Windows 11


Lenovo 7i Laptop (Personal)

Windows 11 (Home)


I want to try out some new

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vm and host run out of disk space

we have a windows 2016 server with a single vm running and the client has let the server run out of …
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Hyper-V cannot be installed on Windows server 2019.


Hello! We have a Windows 2019 server that is unable to add Hyper_V as a role within the Add Roles

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Hyper-V networking issue with Static IP

I'm stumped by this problem...

I have a D-Link DIR-330 router that I've been using for years. I …
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Advice on New Hyper-V virtualization cluster setup with Windows Server 2022

bySri M

We are currently running two hyperv clusters: one with a 2012 R2 cluster with SMB storage, which we

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1x Hypervisor. 4x VMs. All on single array RAID 5 (4x disks SATA 7.2K). Need a performance boost. 5 users.

Performance improvement suggestions.

Quick scenario. 1U server. 4x VMs. All across 4x Drives in …

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