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Attempt to disable Hyper V...access denied


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I'm reading about the whole Hyper V and all, in which I don't need, don't use or have any use for. I'm running a Dell laptop with Win 8.1, using wi-fi and don't need any other OS on my computer. However, when I followed the instructions on disabling/enabling, I get access denied via command prompt and Powershell, even run as admin. ....
I ran the DISM.exe to check to see if it's enabled and here are the results:
Windows Boot Loader
Identifier: <current>
Device: Partition C
Path: \Windows\System32\Winload.efi
Description: Windows 8.1
Locale: en-us
Inherit: <bootloadersettings>
-Recovery Sequence: <ae8ae-1466-11e5-9f3a-c103c5802e02
Integrity Services: Enable
Recovery Enabled: Yes
Isolated Context: Yes
Allowed in memory settings: 0x15000075
OS Device: partition=C:
System root: \Windows
Resume Object:
nx: OpIn
Boot menu policy: Standard

I have a 64 bit system and am not sure what the system 32 is all about or if even all of this looks right because I don't know what I'm exactly looking for. Does this look right to anyone? Does this mean Hyper V is not enabled, therefore that's why I'm getting access denied while attempting to bring it up?
Thanks,
Lisa
 

My Computer

System One

  • OS
    Windows 8
    Computer type
    Laptop
    System Manufacturer/Model
    Dell Inspiron 15 3521
    CPU
    Intel Core i3-3227U CPU 1.90GHz
    Motherboard
    EUFI
    Memory
    4.00 GB
    Graphics Card(s)
    Intel HD Graphics 4000
    Sound Card
    Name High Definition Audio Device
    Monitor(s) Displays
    Name Intel(R) HD Graphics 4000
    Screen Resolution
    Resolution 1366 x 768 x 60 hertz
    Hard Drives
    Manufacturer (Standard disk drives)
    Model ST500LT012-9WS142
    Media Type Fixed hard disk
    Description Disk drive
    Manufacturer (Standard disk drives)
    Model SanDisk Cruzer Glide USB Device
    Keyboard
    Description Standard PS/2 Keyboard
    Mouse
    Hardware Type Dell Touchpad
    Browser
    IE11
    Antivirus
    Windows Defender and Norton 360
    Other Info
    1394ohci 1394 OHCI Compliant Host Controller c:\windows\system32\drivers\1394ohci.sys Kernel Driver No Manual Stopped OK Normal No No
    3ware 3ware c:\windows\system32\drivers\3ware.sys Kernel Driver No Manual Stopped OK Normal No No
    acpi Microsoft ACPI Driver c:\windows\system32\drivers\acpi.sys Kernel Driver Yes Boot Running OK Critical No Yes
    acpiex Microsoft ACPIEx Driver c:\windows\system32\dri

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