I wanted to launch a couple of VMs on my test box with one server acting as a DHCP server to another on an “internal” defined network. Its taken me a couple of days to figure out why this was happening and I’ve installed Windows/Linux, turned firewalls on and off and messed with many Hyper-V… Read More »
Microsoft has yet to release an iso that allows you to install Nano Server onto a server. The standard method seems to be to create a VHD and then use that to run Nano. I was at a conference the other day, and managed to work through the process of getting a server up and… Read More »
I’ve been attempting for days to get a VHD of Nano Server (Windows 2016 TP3) up and running from the instructions on Microsoft and on the Microsoft Virtual Academy. I’ve been having issues with the new-nanoserverimage.ps1 just quitting and not giving any error text back. I knew it wasn’t working as the image wasn’t getting… Read More »
Unfortunately so far, the method I used to use virtualbox to start a Windows Bootcamp Guest at http://www.techfrontier.co.uk/wp-admin/post.php?post=544&action=edit doesn’t work. The main sticking point seems to be attaching the EFI partition to the vmdk file. Any ideas anyone….still trying.
We use HP Operations Orchestrator to do a lot of the automation workload in my job. I’ve been trying to do a clean install on top of Windows for a while. I’ve tried different OSes (7, 8, 8.1, 10), different versions of software installs etc… But now I’ve managed to work it out. (and also… Read More »