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It's suppose to be here somewhere -- where do you drill down to Hyper-V in Windows 8?

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Go to the control panel, go to add and remove windows features, and click on Hyper V.

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Just an update. I just looked at it and it is "Identical" to the one in Server 8. Having Hyper V in a desktop will be a game changer. No need for all the other packages. Just keep some fast storage around and forget about Storage Spaces for VM's

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Go to the control panel, go to add and remove windows features, and click on Hyper V.

 

Thanks -- I knew it was here somewhere because NC had talked about it a few days ago.

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Just an update. I just looked at it and it is "Identical" to the one in Server 8. Having Hyper V in a desktop will be a game changer. No need for all the other packages. Just keep some fast storage around and forget about Storage Spaces for VM's

 

Can't wait to test this out!! I think you nailed it -- definitely a game changer.

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Game changer indeed if you can mount those vhd's from across the LAN.

 

Set up as iSCSI and it will for sure.

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Go to the control panel, go to add and remove windows features, and click on Hyper V.

 

Just an update -- that did the trick & while I was there I checked NET 3.5 so I could install the connector for WHS 2011.

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