70-659 Certification Series – 1.1.4 Enable Hyper-V Role

Several Ways to Enable the Hyper-V Role…

  1. Command Line:
    • DISM /online /enable-feature /featurename:Microsoft-Hyper-V
    • Startup ocsetup Microsoft-Hyper-V
  2. PowerShell:
    • Add-WindowsFeature Hyper-V
  3. GUI: Server Manager – Add Role – Hyper-V
    • May use remote management to install via GUI on Server Core
  4. SCVMM – Add Host – Adding host will automatically add th Hyper-V Role

Command Line, Powershell or Remote Administration or SCVMM are required for Server Core




Video Walks through the GUI

The Entire Series Can be Found at: 70-659 Microsoft Server Virtualization Certification Everything You Need To Know to PASS! Blog Post Series

Hyper-V Cannot Be Installed ErrorRemember, before you can enable Hyper-V Role, you have to setup the BIOS 70-659 Certification Series – 1.1.3-Enable or Verify BIOS settings (i.e. DEP & VT) For Hyper-V

Comments (1)

  1. TNJMAN says:

    Cool. Good info to know. I've never had to do anything to BIOS, but BIOS already has been pre-configured in most of my cases.