Creating a Stand-Alone Virtual Machine with a Blank Virtual Hard Disk in Virtual Machine Manager 2012

Have you ever wanted to know how to create and deploy a stand-alone virtual machine with a blank virtual hard disk (.vhd) using System Center Virtual Machine Manager 2012?  If so then we have the video for you.  Microsoft’s own Tessa Wooley just posted a great how-to video demo that covers this entire process from… Read more

KB976246 – Removing a VHD from a virtual machine in VMM 2008 R2 deletes the file on the Hyper-V server without warning

In Microsoft System Center Virtual Machine Manager 2008 R2, you remove a virtual hard disk (VHD) from a virtual machine. You expect that the .vhd file is detached from the virtual machine. However, the .vhd file is actually deleted on the Hyper-V server. Fortunately there’s a hotfix available that addresses this issue.  You can read… Read more