Being used to VMware Workstation, where NATing is a few GUI clicks away, I couldn’t find a GUI way of configuring it in Hyper-V.
inside local outside hokey pokey; Turn yourself around
I don’t mind the command line and actually prefer it sometimes. The PowerShell equivent didn’t end up being too bad. Not like the first time doing Cisco NAT from the CLI 🙂 Continue reading “Setting up Internal vSwitch NATing in Hyper-V”
When powering on virtual machines in my Hyper-V lab, all of them gave Error 3278 failed to change state of the VM.
They were working yesterday. All my drives working? What did I do? What changed? Yeah, 9 times out of 10 it’s the later. Continue reading “Error 3278 or How I blew up my Hyper-V Lab”
Why Scott? Why?
Why not just use VMware Workstation or ESXi? In this use case it was 50% laziness, as I had just reinstalled the laptop and would need to install VMware Workstation and 50% just to play with Hyper-V. This wasn’t something production. I just wanted a quick WordPress lab environment that I could wipe out when I was done. I didn’t want to install VMware Workstation, spin up a VM, and install & configure WordPress. Enter the laziness part. Enter Bitnami. Continue reading “VMware VMDK to Hyper-V VHDX from OVA/OVF”