Category: Hyper-V Administration and Backup

How to Automate Windows Updates Using PowerShell: Short Overview

Patch management is a crucial aspect of IT infrastructure administration. With the right patch management solution, you can enhance your system by testing or installing the latest software updates and ...

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How to Install Hyper-V on Windows Server 2019: Step-by-Step Checklist

Microsoft’s team of developers has been working relentlessly to roll out a new version of its server operating system (OS) – Windows Server 2019. This latest OS became available to the public on O ...

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Performing Hyper-V USB Passthrough: A Step-By-Step Guide

Virtualization technology enables the abstraction of computing, storage, and networking resources, meaning that you can create a virtual version of your physical hardware. However, in some cases, you ...

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How to Increase Disk Size in Hyper-V: The Ultimate Approach

Just as with physical servers, virtual machines (VM) require a large storage capacity to function properly. If your VM starts running low on disk space, the solution is to increase your computer’s s ...

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Top 7 Hyper-V Features in Windows Server 2019

The year of 2018 welcomed the release of Windows Server 2019, which mainly focused on solving the issues surrounding hybrid clouds, failover clustering, security, storage, and application platforms. T ...

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Complete Guide on How to Shrink and Compact Virtual Hard Disks in Hyper-V

When working with Hyper-V dynamically expanding disks, there is always a risk that those disks will grow uncontrollably and reach their maximum size in no time. The only way to deal with this issue is ...

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A How-To Guide on Setting Up Hyper-V VLANs

A virtual environment can consist of several physical servers, with multiple virtual machines (VMs) simultaneously running within each host. To ensure cooperation within such complex infrastructure, y ...

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Hyper-V Export and Import: What, Why, and How

One of the many benefits of virtualization is portability, meaning that you can easily move selected virtual machines (VMs) from one location to another without experiencing downtime or service disrup ...

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Hyper-V Storage Migration Guide

Modern organizations are interested in being mobile, flexible, and efficient so as to remain competitive in the ever-changing market. Thus, it comes as no surprise that the Hyper-V Storage Migration t ...

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How To Use Hyper-V Differencing Disks: A Complete Guide

Virtual hard disks are rightfully considered an essential part of a Hyper-V environment as they provide digital storage space for securing critical data. Hyper-V virtual hard disks can be of three typ ...

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