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Mastering Windows Server 2016 by Jordan Krause

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Implementing a new virtual server

Now we are ready to spin up our first virtual server! Similar to creating new virtual switches, the process for creating a new VM is fairly straightforward, but there are some steps along the way that might need some explanation if you haven't been through this process before. We start in the same management interface from which we do everything in the Hyper-V world. Open up Hyper-V Manager, and right-click on the name of your Hyper-V Server. Navigate to New | Virtual Machine… to launch the wizard:

Implementing a new virtual server

The first screen where we need to make some decisions is Specify Name and Location. Create a name for your new VM, that ...

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