Remotely Manage Hyper-V from Windows 7

Problem: You need to remotely manage your Hyper-V server from Windows 7.

Solution: Download and install the “Remote Server Administration Tools for Windows 7” from Microsoft: https://www.microsoft.com/downloads/details.aspx?FamilyID=7d2f6ad7-656b-4313-a005-4e344e43997d&displaylang=en.

Enable the Hyper-V Tools from “Control Panel>Programs>Turn Windows features on or off” menu:

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You should now have a “Hyper-V Manager” shortcut on your Administrative Tools menu.

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