How to Enable Hyper-V using Powershell

You can also install the Hyper-V virtualization program that comes with the Microsoft Windows 10 operating system with the Powershell command prompt.

How to Enable Hyper-V using Powershell

How to Install Hyper-V using Powershell

You can enable or disable Hyper-V with Powershell on your computer. If you have Windows 10 Enterprise, Professional, or Education, you can easily install Hyper-V on your computer.

Windows 10 Home does not support Hyper-V installation.

In our previous article, we installed Hyper-V on the Windows 10 user interface (GUI);

In this article, we will activate HyperV on Windows 10 using Powershell.

To enable Hyper-V, perform the following command;

Enable-WindowsOptionalFeature –Online –FeatureName Microsoft-Hyper-V –All

To remove Hyper-V, perform the following command;

Disable-WindowsOptionalFeature –Online –FeatureName Microsoft-Hyper-V–All

NOTE: When uninstalling Hyper-V, make sure that the “Microsoft-Hyper-V–All” command is contiguous!

How to Enable Hyper-V

Before enabling Hyper-V, make sure your processor supports virtualization. Then follow the steps below to install Hyper-V with Powershell.

   Step 1

Click Windows Start Menu ve and type Powershell in the search field and run Windows Powershell as administrator.

Running PowerShell as an Administrator

   Step 2

After opening the command prompt, perform the following command to enable Hyper-V.

Enable-WindowsOptionalFeature –Online –FeatureName Microsoft-Hyper-V –All

Enable-WindowsOptionalFeature –Online –FeatureName Microsoft-Hyper-V –All

   Step 3

Installing Hyper-V on Windows …

Enabling Hyper-V

   Step 4

After enabling Hyper-V, press Y (Yes) and then press Enter to restart your computer.

Restarting the Computer

   Step 5

After your computer is turned on, run Hyper-V Manager.

Running Hyper-V Manager

   Step 6

Hyper-V Manager is now ready to use!

Hyper-V Interface

How to Activate Hyper-V Step by Step ⇒ Video

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   Final Word

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