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Hyper-V - Enable and Disable in Windows 8

  1. #10


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    Windows 8.1 Pro


    Brink is sound supported and usb stuff for this type of virtual environment i was going to try this instead of installing virtualbox as i wanted to try out android x86 .

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  2. #11


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    64-bit Windows 10


    Yep, all that is supported in Hyper-V as well, but I haven't tried it with Android though.
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  3. #12


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    Windows 8.1 Pro


    hmm well if i try it i will let yeah now how it goes.
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  4. #13


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    Windows 8.1 Pro


    hey brink a friend just told me that virtualbox is better then hyper-v is this the case? should i install that instead of using hyper-v?
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  5. #14


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    It's all subjective. I'd say try both, and see what you like better.
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  6. #15


    Yea go install virtualbox if u wanna learn how to use look up tutorials on youtube.
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  7. #16


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    Windows 8.1 Pro


    hi brink yeah i think i will use virtualbox so how do i turn off or uninstall hyper-v
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  8. #17


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    Windows 8.1 Pro


    never mind i found it in the tutorial this hyper v looks confusing turning it off and using virtualbox.
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  9. #18


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    Yeah, Hyper-V takes a bit to get used to, but not bad at all once you do.
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  10. #19


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    Windows 8.1 Pro


    which do you prefer i was just going to install virtualbox and it gave me some warning i was unfamiliar with something about resetting my network connection?.
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