Category: Nano

How to install Hyper-V role on Nano Server

Installing the Hyper-V role using remote PowerShell is not as easy as remotely connecting to a full fat Windows Server 2016 Server, in that you cannot just issue the PowerShell command of Install-WindowsFeature.  A bit of research pointed me in the right direction, and this is the method I used to install the Hyper-V role…



Enable Nested Virtualisation on Windows 10

I have been playing with Nano Server again today, and I wanted to enable the Hyper-V role to do some testing with it and I knew that Windows 10 supported nested virtualisation (at last…!).  A quick Google, and it is a quick one-liner in PowerShell (just make sure that the VM is turned off, as…



Nano Server Remote Administration

I have finally managed to get around to setting up a Nano Server VM, which to be honest is a lot easier than I initially anticipated thankfully!  So after getting the Nano Server networking all sorted, and routing through my Laptop NAT network in Hyper-V I was attempting to connect to the Nano Server via…