So the scenario is that I have an instance of Windows Server 2012 (Windows Server 8 Beta) running on VMware Workstation 8 on my laptop.

Adding Hyper V role to the server

Error : an hypervisor is already running

Browse to your VM location and open the vmx file and append at the end the following two lines


hypervisor.cpuid.v0 = "FALSE"
mce.enable = "TRUE"

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