Tag Archives: Hyper-V

Week 16 roundup

Last week recap an links: Connect to iisexpress website from inside a Hyper-V machine using this post about how to connect to a local web service from the Windows Phone 8 Emulator Enable the SSH on you synology and use … Continue reading

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Hyper-V legacy hardware

Twice a year my wife boots her legacy laptop and spends days on creating a photo book. I maxed the memory to 2Gb. But nothing more to update since no (cheap) SSD for IDE or processor upgrades available. This is … Continue reading

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Disable Hyper-V internal virtual switch to get instant internet after boot-up

Recently I noticed getting a usable internet connection took a long time after boot-up. After the login screen, I would switch to the desktop and start Internet Explorer. The window was empty for quite some time, but when it showed … Continue reading

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No Hyper-V for you!

I want to use Hyper-V from Windows 8. But the “Turn Windows features on or off” wizard has Hyper-V platform grayed out. Telling me the processor misses SLAT in the tooltip. My machine has an older Core 2 Duo T5500 … Continue reading

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