Windows 10: Hyper-V Hypervisor not running - can't remove Hyper-V feature

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  1. martyfelker's Avatar
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       24 Dec 2015 #1

    Hyper-V Hypervisor not running - can't remove Hyper-V feature


    I am using Windows 10 Insider Preview 11082 (upgraded from Windows 1151 fully updated.

    I had installed the Hyper-V feature in the latest Windows 1151 but had not used it before I received and installer the Insider Preview edition.

    The Hyper-V Manager was configured OK but when I tried to start a VM I created (in this case Windows Server 2016 TP4 since I want to explore the new nested Hyper-V feature) I got the message that the Hyperrvisor was not running. Indeed when I created the services admin tool the HV was not running although it was set to staRt automatic. I could not start it - failed immediately. Most annoying I could not remove the Hyper-V feature. Windows started the removal process after rebooting but then rolled the changes back because it could not apply them. I restored Windows 10 from a recent image I created using AOEMI Backupper. The restore worked flawlessly and instead of trying to remove Hyper-V I've disabled all its processes. Now I can install VMware Workstation and Virtualbox but I really wanted to try Hyper-V

    Has anybody got Hyper-V working on Windows 10?- what version if so. Is there a workaround for the Insider Preview or if not how I can I file a bug?

    TIA
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  2. essenbe's Avatar
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       24 Dec 2015 #2

    Yes, quite a few have se it up and used it without issue. have you read the tutorial?

    Hyper-V virtualization - Setup and Use in Windows 10 - Windows 10 Forums
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  3. Cliff S's Avatar
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       25 Dec 2015 #3

    Try this, I was having problems too: Hyper-V virtualization - Setup and Use in Windows 10 - Page 18 - Windows 10 Forums

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  4. martyfelker's Avatar
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       25 Dec 2015 #4

    Cliff S said: View Post
    Try this, I was having problems too: Hyper-V virtualization - Setup and Use in Windows 10 - Page 18 - Windows 10 Forums

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    Not exactly. No error codes at all. Just Hypervisor is not running. Indee when I look at services administration HV Host Process is not running and when I tell it to start it just says "started and exited immediately". Like I said I can't remove the feature now and have to disable all the hypervisor services - then I could and did install VMware and Virtualbox. There is a faint possibilty I can install Hyper-V inside a VMware Windows VM - but I haven't been able to since Windows Server 2008 R2.
    Probably Hyper-V will work on Windows Server 2016 but I'm using ESXi.
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  5. Kari's Avatar
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       25 Dec 2015 #5

    martyfelker said: View Post
    I am using Windows 10 Insider Preview 11082 (upgraded from Windows 1151 fully updated.

    I had installed the Hyper-V feature in the latest Windows 1151 but had not used it before I received and installer the Insider Preview edition.
    This might work, at least it would be the first thing I would test:

    Restore your previous Windows version, the TH2 v. 1511 Build 10586 (tutorial). Set up Hyper-V and install & run at least one vm, shut down the vm, reboot the host PC and only then upgrade to 11082.

    Kari
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  6. essenbe's Avatar
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       25 Dec 2015 #6

    @martyfelker, Kari is out resident expert on Hyper V (among several other things as well).
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  7. martyfelker's Avatar
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       25 Dec 2015 #7

    Thanks Karl.

    However its just too much work to downgrade and then upgrade on the chance of a possibility. I'll stick with VMware and an ESXi Server where I now upgrading a Windows 10 VM to 11082. I can live without Hyper-V right now.
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  8.    23 Jun 2018 #8

    Hello there,

    I'm stuck with this kind stuff, and I need your help. Suddenly, VMWare Workstation didn't want open both of my VMs. The message was "Remove the Hyper-V role from the system before running VMware Workstation".

    I tried anything I read on Internet. Like the command on cmd or through the Control Panel way. Especially, in the "Programs and Features" section Hyper-V was never ticked. I tried also to install and uninstall. Still unable to run any of my VMs.

    So, I tried to remove the VMWare but it's also impossible. The error message is something like that "vmware can't installed in a system with "Error: This product may not be installed on a computer that has Microsoft Hyper installed".
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  9. Kari's Avatar
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       23 Jun 2018 #9

    iJohnnyCash said: View Post
    So, I tried to remove the VMWare but it's also impossible. The error message is something like that "vmware can't installed in a system with "Error: This product may not be installed on a computer that has Microsoft Hyper installed".
    Try this:

    Enter following command in an elevated Command Prompt:

    bcdedit /set {current} hypervisorlaunchtype off

    Restart, try VMware again.

    Kari
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  10.    23 Jun 2018 #10

    Kari said: View Post
    Try this:

    Enter following command in an elevated Command Prompt:

    bcdedit /set {current} hypervisorlaunchtype off

    Restart, try VMware again.

    Kari
    Yeap I tried this command, but I tried it again. Nothing change.
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