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Hyper-V: How to Change Screen Resolution in Ubuntu Virtual Machines

  Free Video :Hyper-V: Change Resolution in Ubuntu VM Changing the screen resolution in Hyper-V virtual machines running Linux OS turns to be a well known problem. Moreover, depending on the guest OS, the solution is different. We’ve already demonstrated how to change the screen resolution in CentOS and Red Hat Hyper-V Virtual Machines in…

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How to manage Hyper-V Server 2008 R2 Remotely from Windows 7 in Workgroup

The scenario when you are using and managing Microsoft Hyper-V Server 2008 R2 remotely from Windows 7 in a workgroup requires special attention and configuration on both sides – the managed Server and the managing Client. In the following Step-by-Step video tutorial, we demonstrate an elegant, simple and easy to follow approach which will help you to configure correctly and manage remotely your Hyper-V R2 server from a Windows 7 workstation in a workgroup environment.

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How to Manage Microsoft Hyper-V Server 2008 Remotely from Windows Vista, in Workgroup

In this Screencast, we demonstrate how to manage Microsoft Hyper-V Server 2008 remotely in a Workgroup configuration. There are many cases when you will prefer to run the free Hyper-V server as a stand-alone machine or in a workgroup instead of in a domain. When you try to connect and manage remotely the Hyper-V machine, you are getting errors like:
● “You do not have the required permissions to complete this task. Contact the administrator of the authorization policy for this computer”
● “An error occurred while attempting to connect to server. Check that the Virtual Machine Management service is running and that you are authorized to connect to the server”
● “RPC server unavailable. Unable to establish communication between …”

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How to setup the free Microsoft Hyper-V Server 2008

Microsoft Hyper-V Server 2008 is a free product available for download from Microsoft Download Center
It is important to note that the product does not require Host Server license. Each Windows guest Virtual Machine which is running on it requires a license, though.
In the following Step-by-Step video tutorial, you will see how to setup the free Microsoft Hyper-V Server 2008.

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How to Install and Configure Mobile Device Emulator

There are many cases when you need a Mobile Device Emulator in your testing or troubleshooting process.
A few examples are configuring and testing Outlook Mobile Access (OMA in Exchange 2003), ActiveSync and Direct Push Technology (in Exchange 2007), testing newly installed public certificates, importing self generated SSL certificates etc.

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Screencast: How to Manage Hyper-V RTM on Server Core from Windows Vista

In the following Step-by-Step video tutorial, you will see how to check whether Hyper-V is successfully installed on Server Core, and how to manage it from Windows Vista.
We will be installing the “Hyper-V Remote Management Update for Windows Vista – KB952627”. Note, that it requires SP1 for Windows Vista. Also, there is a different update file for the 32 bit and 64 bit version of the operating system – Download the corresponding file for your OS.

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Screencast:How to update a Core Server installation to Hyper-v RTM, and how to enable the Hyper-V server role.

Server Core installation of Windows Server 2008 is the best choice for root/host partition, when running Hyper-V. It provides the smallest footprint, and allows you to achieve best performance for your guests/virtual machines.

In the following Step-by-Step video tutorial, you will see how to update a Core Server installation to Hyper-v RTM, and how to enable the Hyper-V server role.

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