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VMM: The version of virtualization software or the VMM agent is unsupported

I have been adding a Dell VRTX as a Hyper-V 2012 R2 cluster to my System Center Virtual Machine Manager 2012 R2 system. I have two nodes M620 nodes and some shared storage in the VRTX chassis. I created the cluster, … Continue reading

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No HTML5 video in IE11 on RDSH 2012 R2

Have had a thread open on TechNet forums about this for a while. Essentially, I use System Center Virtual Machine Manager (SCVMM) to build VMs that are then made into Remote Desktop Session Host Servers by a combination of PowerShell and … Continue reading

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VMM 2012 R2 Live Migration failure 0x8007274C

I’d completed my first rebuild of a host from Windows Server 2012 to 2012 R2. I’d put the SCVMM agent etc. back onto it and everything seemed OK. I then tried to do a Live (VSM) migration of a VM from another … Continue reading

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System Center Virtual Machine Manager 2012 SP1 upgrade to R2

Less of an upgrade, more of an uninstall and re-install, keeping the database. DO read the blurb on TechNet, especially: Upgrading to VMM in System Center 2012 R2 Prerequisites for Upgrading VMM Planning Considerations for Upgrading VMM Tasks to Perform … Continue reading

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VMM 2012 SP1: VMM cannot find HardwareProfile object

Using System Center Virtual Machine Manager 2012 SP1 to create a VM from a template. Template is called Server2008R2, trying to create a VM called Server2008R2IE10. On the Create Virtual Machine Wizard I had to change the “Computer name” in … Continue reading

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VMM 2012 SP1: Create Virtual Switch fails with Unknown error 0x80041008

This seems to be because you’re trying to create a Virtual Switch that uses teamed physical NICs that are already part of a Windows Server 2012 Team. This might be because you deleted on old Virtual Switch via Hyper-V Manager’s Virtual Switch … Continue reading

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Autologon after creating virtual machine from template with VMM 2012 SP1 beta

I’ve been having a fun time trying to get System Center Virtual Machine Manager 2012 SP1 beta to do things. It’s been even more fun when I’ve been trying via the delightful PowerShell – I want to get to a point … Continue reading

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Powershell: Remove computer from Active Directory

This is in theory easy, just import the ActiveDirectory module: Import-Module ActiveDirectory and then remove the computer: Remove-ADComputer -Identity “computername” Except that sometimes it fails with: Remove-ADComputer : The directory service can perform the requested operation only on a leaf … Continue reading

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