Creating a virtual machine using Microsoft SCVMM

3 July 2024

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

To create a virtual machine:

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

    The Virtual Machine Creation Wizard opens.

  4. Follow the steps of the Wizard:
    1. Select the virtual machine creation method.
    2. Specify the virtual machine name and generation.
    3. Set the virtual machine hardware configuration.
    4. Select the virtual machine accommodation type.
    5. Select the hypervisor on which the virtual machine will be created.
    6. Verify that the defined values of settings are correct.
    7. Select the operating system.
    8. Confirm creation of the virtual machine.

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

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