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PowerShell, Hyper-V : Identify orphaned VHDX files

#PowerShell #Hyper-V

If you have a Hyper-V cluster of just a lot of VM's on a standalone Hyper-V server keeping track of all the virtual hard disks can…

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Hyper-v, Powershell : Get the hostname of the server hosting your VM

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I always forget this so: (get-item "HKLM:\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Virtual Machine\Guest\Parameters").GetValue("HostName")…

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AZ-300 : Microsoft Azure Architect Technologies

#Hyper-V #PowerShell #Azure

Now we move onto the harder exams. AZ-300 is them first exam you will need if you are working towards Microsoft Certified: Azure Solutions Architect Expert,…

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AZ-900 crib sheet

#Office365 #Hyper-V #PowerShell

I recently took a step back into the world of contracting and the situation I find myself in these days is, if I don't have the cert I'm not even getting an interview. Seems my MCDST from 2007 or multiple expired VCP's just don't cut it any more.…

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PowerShell, Hyper-V : Set VM IP from the host

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Its been a while with no updates and it's not that I haven't been working hard, it's that I have been doing a lot of stuff…

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PowerShell, Hyper-V: Controlling Automatic Start in Batches

#PowerShell #Hyper-V

In my environment, I have a lot of very large hyper-v hosts and each can contain 100+ VM's. These VM's are partly managed by another system…

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PowerShell, Hyper-V: Drain standalone Hyper-V host

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If you need to drain a non clustered Hyper-v server then you have the lovely shared nothing live migrations tool at your disposal. Of course, its…

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Storage: Windows Storage spaces S2D

#Hyper-V #PowerShell #Storage

I have written a guide on testing storage with VM-fleet that goes well with this. Generally speaking when testing something new I will build it and…

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Storage: Testing with VM-Fleet

#PowerShell #Storage #Hyper-V

There are a lot of guides for this out there and I'm convinced 99% of them are just badly copied from someone else guide. They all…

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