Managing Hyper-V Server from Windows 7


 

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Now you can manage your Virtual Machines hosted on Windows Server 2008 Hyper V from Windows 7 client OS,

Windows 7 comes with an inbuilt Hyper V management Snap In which you need to enable from Turn features on/off.

1. Go to Control Panel.

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2. Click on Programs and Features and click on Turn Windows Features on/off

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After you turn this feature ON, you can find the Hyper-V Management Console in Administrative Tools via Control Panel.

Let me know how it goes.. smile_regular


Comments (10)

  1. Anonymous says:

    Hi Martin,

    Now RTM version of RSAT for Win 7 is available at following location

    http://www.microsoft.com/downloads/details.aspx?FamilyID=7d2f6ad7-656b-4313-a005-4e344e43997d&displaylang=en

    To know how to install and configure, check my last blog post.

    http://blogs.technet.com/iftekhar/archive/2009/08/13/remote-server-admin-tools-rsat-for-windows-7-now-available.aspx

    We have removed RSAT BETA version now.

    Regards

    Iftekhar

  2. Anonymous says:

    Hi Martin,

    Now RTM version of RSAT for Win 7 is available at following location

    http://www.microsoft.com/downloads/details.aspx?FamilyID=7d2f6ad7-656b-4313-a005-4e344e43997d&displaylang=en

    To know how to install and configure, check my last blog post.

    http://blogs.technet.com/iftekhar/archive/2009/08/13/remote-server-admin-tools-rsat-for-windows-7-now-available.aspx

    We have removed RSAT BETA/RC version now.

    Regards

    Iftekhar

  3. Anonymous says:

    Hi Martin,

    Please install Remote Server Administration Tools for Windows 7 from the following Link.

    http://www.microsoft.com/downloads/details.aspx?FamilyID=82516c35-c7dc-4652-b2ea-2df99ea83dbb&displaylang=en

    It should show up in your Windows Feature list now.

    Let me know if it works.

    Thanks

    Iftekhar

  4. Anonymous says:

    Hi Martin,

    Thanks for pointing it out, I guess some mix-up with screenshot while posting this blog.

    I have corrected it now.

    Thank you so much 🙂

    Regards

    Iftekhar

  5. Anonymous says:

    Hi Guozhang,

    Are you trying to access Windows 7 through Remote Desktop Session from Server 2003?

    Regards

    Iftekhar

  6. Martin Fluck says:

    Hi,

    Is this build 7000 or a later Beta? I’m running the Beta available to technet users and this option does not appear as a feautre to add?

    Thanks,

    Martin

  7. Martin Fluck says:

    Hi Iftekhar,

    That did the job, thanks!

    Doesn’t show up where it is in your screen shot but did now appears under Remote Server Administration Tools – Role Administration Tools.

    Thanks again for your help.

    Martin

  8. guozhang says:

    Hi Iftekhar,

       i have installed windows7 ,build 7022. when i remote it from windows 2003, i only see the CMD. Why?

  9. David says:

    Hi Martin,

    Please install Remote Server Administration Tools for Windows 7 from the following Link.

    http://www.microsoft.com/downloads/details.aspx?FamilyID=82516c35-c7dc-4652-b2ea-2df99ea83dbb&displaylang=en

    It should show up in your Windows Feature list now.

    Let me know if it works.

    Thanks

    Iftekhar

    The link in this post no longer seems to be valid.

    Has MS removed the RSAT download for Windows 7 RC (build 7100)?

  10. Emma says:

    How can I do same from a machine from iwindows server 2003?