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Launch Child VMs in Virtual Lab

This document will walk you through how to launch the child VMs using HyperV Manager in the Virtual Lab.

  1. When you launch the Virtual Lab, make sure you wait for the machine information to display in the top right corner. This should indicate that your virtual machine is fully ready.
    Lab Machine Ready
  2. Next, launch the Hyper-V Manager from the start menu or the icon on the desktop.
    HyperV Manager Start Menu Location
  3. You may need to double-click the Hyper-V Manager to get the child VMs to display.
    Hyper-V Child VM Display
  4. To start a child VM, right click it and choose "Start."
    Start Child VM

  5. You will be able to see that the VM is running.
    Running VM

  6. To turn off the VM, right click it and select "Turn Off."
    Turn Off VM

Keywords:Virtual, Lab, Vlab, child, vm, vmware, machine, launch, kali, kalilinux, linux, meta, metasploit, metasploitable, windows, windows10, pfsense, pf, deploy   Doc ID:116188
Owner:Christy S.Group:UW Extended Campus
Created:2022-01-19 12:16 CDTUpdated:2022-05-13 15:52 CDT
Sites:UW Extended Campus
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