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(Solved) - Creating Virtul Hard Disk

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  • Started 2 years ago by replyazim
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replyazim
Posts: 31

Hi,

I am a new user to windows server 2008,after installing DNS on my pc and adding users to it,now am able to connect users to login this domain,
But i want All of my users to use a virtual hard disk.can you guys help me regarding this.How do i create a virtual hard disk

Please help me

Thanks

Posted 2 years ago
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yahyazahedi
yahyazahedi
Posts: 108

hi replyazim
you can use this article http://www.howtogeek.com/75286.....using-vhd/ , but apart of article is about create virtual disk
have good time

Posted 2 years ago
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replyazim
Posts: 31

thanks for your information but the problem is my Storage manager is not showing the option of creating VHD :(

Posted 2 years ago
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yahyazahedi
yahyazahedi
Posts: 108

hi replyazim
you can use diskpart
Start up an Administrator Console and run DISKPART. Execute the lines after DISKPART> below, changing them for your own system.
C:\Users\Scott\Desktop>diskpart

Microsoft DiskPart version 6.1.7601
Copyright (C) 1999-2008 Microsoft Corporation.
On computer: HEXPOWER7

DISKPART> create vdisk file=d:\VMs\Win8.vhd type=expandable maximum=60000

100 percent completed

DiskPart successfully created the virtual disk file.

DISKPART> select vdisk file=d:\VMs\Win8.vhd

DiskPart successfully selected the virtual disk file.

DISKPART> attach vdisk

100 percent completed

DiskPart successfully attached the virtual disk file.

DISKPART> create partition primary

DiskPart succeeded in creating the specified partition.
finish you vhd file is create

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replyazim
Posts: 31

thank you guys for answering me,ALhumdulillah problem solved :)

Posted 2 years ago
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dkupy
Posts: 2

Follow this video Tech-Vet with Carey Holzman for easy Win8 install ona VHD

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