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Hyper-V VM prerequisite configurations

The following VM configurations are required for Smart Tools to deploy and manage Hyper-V VMs:

On Windows:

  • Hyper-V integration services must be installed and running

    Hyper-V services highlighted in Windows Services console

  • Windows Firewall exception must be added for Windows Management Instrumentation (WMI)

    WMI services highlighted in Allowed apps dialog in Windows Firewall console

On Linux:

  • Hyper-V integration services must be installed and running
  • VHD running on the Linux VM must support SSH

Hyper-V VM prerequisite configurations

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