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Windows Server® 2008 Hyper-V™ Resource Kit by Janique Carbone Robert Larson and Microsoft Windows Virtualization Team

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Changing the Virtual Machine Management Service State

From within the Hyper-V Manager, you can also choose to stop and start the Virtual Machine Management Service (VMMS). During the time that the VMMS is stopped, you will be unable to manage the Hyper-V server or any virtual machines. However, virtual machines continue to run, even though the VMMS service is stopped.

Follow these steps to stop and start the VMMS service:

  1. Open the Hyper-V Manager MMC.

  2. In the Actions pane, click Stop Service.

  3. In the Stop Virtual Machine Management Service dialog box (see Figure 11-28), click Yes.

    The Stop Virtual Machine Management Service dialog box

    Figure 11-28. The Stop Virtual Machine Management Service dialog box

  4. When ...

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