How to Create a Linux Hyper-V Virtual Machine in Windows 8
Although best when running Windows guests, Windows 8 built-in Microsoft Hyper-V can also be used to run Linux guests. Officially Hyper-V only supports SUSE and Red Hat enterprise server distributions but with a few simple tricks any...
I posted this on W10 Forums -- Might be interesting for people wanting to try W10 as a VM without having to re-install everything and can be created from a RUNNING system.
Free Conversion tool from RUNNING machine to vmware VM
I have a Mac running Windows 8.1 via Parallels.
What I am trying to do is set up a test 2012 SBS my PC and while trying to connect to my local machine on Hyper-V I get this http://i.imgur.com/AIWU7lc.png I've tried running as admin, I've also tried starting services however I get this...
I LIKE the idea of a bare metal Hypervisor - I've tried Esxi (VMware) in the past and although it works it's a bit fiddly on what hardware it works on and there's no CLI for managing VM's --you have to do this with a separate machine using vCenter which USED TO BE FREE -- and now this...
I thought I would start a (impartial) discussion here as it would help me with it terms of how I might configure a new Windows 8 laptop.
Ok, VMWare Worstation 9 was released on the 23rd August. As a freelance consultant I want to configure Windows 8 Pro to run multiple server virtual...
just testing W8 RP with HYPER-V. Seems that if you enable this VMware workstation no longer functions.
I think from what I remember this worked OK in the Consumer preview.
So is this a VMware or Ms bug -- I'd suspect it's VMware's bug because you could install VMware AFTER setting up...
Found a mega show stopper here
I MUST have VMware available on a laptop / workstation.
If you enable HYPER-V on W8 then you can't start VMware
I know if you use hyper-v you'll probably want it on a server - but on a WORKSTATION DEVELOPMENT OS I think people will be testing...