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After performing Physical to Virtual conversion, Virtual Machine will not boot due to Access Denied error

The VHDX file needs permissions for the VM GUID to access full control over the file. Essentially, copy down the VM ID. You can get this ID by hitting the “More” link on the error message that...

Install new roles and features to Hyper-V Core using PowerShell

Type get-windowsfeature to get a list and status of all installed features. Type install-windowsfeature featurename to install that role/feature to the...

Change Hyper-V Virtual Machine RAM settings from PowerShell

From PowerShell you can type:Set-VMMemory serverName -DynamicEnabled $false -StartupBytes 1000mb For example to turn off dynamic memory use and set the ram to 1gb. The virtual machine has to be off to do...

Install the Snipping Tool on a Windows Server operating system

I installed the snipping tool through the server manager. I had to click on manage and then select “Add Roles and Featues”. Click Server Selection to select the proper server. Then Feature...

Configure Hyper-V Core firewall from PowerShell

Run the following command on Hyper-V Core PowerShell to enable RDP access Enable-netfirewallrule -displayname "Remote Desktop - User Mode...

New tool for managing Microsoft Hyper-V Core virtual machines

This new tool makes Hyper-V Core management incredibly easy. For the simplest install, download the manager on a graphical workstation and unzip the installer to a USB flash drive or transfer the file to...
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