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Hyper-V wireless developer preview

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  • Hello,

     

    i am using the developer preview and i have created a hyper-v guest with Windows 7.

    I have created a wireless switch, bound to my wireless lan adapter. I have enabled "allow Management os to share this Network adapter".

    Now, when i start the virtual machine, i get "ip adress conflicts".

    Anyone experience same problems? I have also configured a virtual Switch for my wired lan connection,eause later i want nect my virtual Windows 7 Workstation to both connections.
    Wired LAN at work, wireless at home.

     

    Regards

    Marc

     

    Sunday, October 02, 2011 7:47 PM

Answers

  • Hyper-V doesn't play a role in assigning an IP address to a virtual machine guest if you setup the 'wireless' switch as an external vswitch.   If this is how you did it then you'll need to determine how you've configured your Win 7 guest to get it's IP address (DHCP, static etc) and make sure there is not something going on there.  You should be able to have both a 'wired' external vswitch and a 'wireless' external vswitch attached to a virtual machine guest at the same time (of course you'll need to modify the virtual machine settings to attach 1 virtual nic to each vswitch).
    Thursday, October 06, 2011 4:58 AM