Option 2 — Add an IDE Virtual Hard Disk
From the Virtual Machines list:
1. Right-click your Dimension VM and select Settings.
The Settings page for your Dimension VM appears.
2. Select Add Hardware > IDE Controller 0 and click Add.
The IDE Controller page appears.
3. From the IDE Controller 0 list, select Hard Drive and click Add.
The Hard Drive page appears.
4. Select Virtual hard disk and click New.
The New Virtual Hard Disk Wizard appears, with the Before You Begin page selected.
5. Read the instructions for the wizard and click Next.
For Server 2008, the Choose Disk Type page appears. For Server 2012 and 2012 R2, the Choose Disk
Format page appears.
6. (Server 2012 and 2012 R2) Select VHD or VHDX. Click Next.
The Choose Disk Type page appears.
7. Select Dynamically expanding. Click Next.
The Specify Name and Location page appears.
8. In the Name text box, type a descriptive name for this virtual hard disk.
9. To specify a location for the hard disk other than the default location, click Browse and select a location.
10. Click Next.
The Configure Disk Size page appears.
11. Select Create a new blank virtual hard disk.
12. In the text box, type the size for the virtual hard disk in GB.
Specify a minimum of 40 GB.
13. Click Next.
The Summary page appears.
14. Review the settings you specified for the hard disk. Click Finish.
The wizard completes and the Hard Drive page in the Dimension VMSettings appears.
15. Click OK.
The Settings dialog box closes.
Start the Dimension VM
After you add a virtual hard disk to your Dimension VM, you can start the Dimension VM.
1. From the Hyper-V Manager Virtual Machines list, select your Dimension VM.
2. Right-click the Dimension VM and select Start.
The Dimension VMstarts.
Installation Instructions for Hyper-V
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