Creating a virtual machine using Microsoft SCVMM

3 July 2024

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If the Microsoft Hyper-V hypervisor is connected to the Microsoft System Center infrastructure, you can create a virtual machine using Microsoft SCVMM.

To create a virtual machine:

  1. Start Virtual Machine Manager (VMM).
  2. In the lower-left corner of the window, select the VMs and Services section.
  3. In the toolbar, click Create Virtual Machine and in the drop-down list, select Create Virtual Machine.

    The Virtual Machine Creation Wizard opens.

  4. Follow the steps of the wizard:
    1. Select a method for creating the virtual machine.
    2. Enter the name and generation of the virtual machine.
    3. Set up the hardware configuration of the virtual machine.
    4. Select the virtual machine placement type.
    5. Select the hypervisor on which you want to create the virtual machine.
    6. Verify the settings values.
    7. Select the operating system and configure the advanced settings.
    8. Confirm the creation of the virtual machine.

This starts the process of creating the virtual machine with specified settings. Make sure the process completes correctly and the virtual machine is displayed in the list of virtual machines of the selected hypervisor.

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