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Hyper V not available in Windows 8.1 RRS feed

  • Question

  • Hi,

    I am running Windows 8.1 on my computer which has i7 processor and virtualization enabled in NetBios.

    But unfortunately,Hyper-V is not available in the list of features to be installed.

    Any suggestions?


    Thanks and Regards, Siva Kumar Balaguru

    Sunday, December 14, 2014 8:50 AM

All replies

  • Hi Siva,

    Can you post the screenshot like mine below please ?

    I need a screenshot of the processor info in the task manager like the below

    Also which version of Windows 8.1 are you using ?

    X86 or X64 and Enterprise or Pro ?


    Gautam.75801


    Sunday, December 14, 2014 9:01 AM
  • Hi Siva,

    Do you have any update ?

    Which version of Windows 8.1 are you using ? X86 or x64 Pro or Enterprise ?

    As of i know if you are usign any other version other than x64 Pro or enterprose Hyperv Will not work.

    Refer this as well : https://social.technet.microsoft.com/Forums/en-US/26905c58-e85d-469d-9511-a60744910a9d/hyper-v-in-windows-81-enterprise-does-not-work?forum=w8itprovirt


    Gautam.75801

    Sunday, December 21, 2014 1:32 PM
  • Hi,

    I have Windows8.1 (not the pro) and I don't have Hyper-V as a choice in Windows Features. Here are the screenshots you have requested:

    http://i.imgur.com/VgVVweN.png

    http://i.imgur.com/xYPo0Hr.png

    Please let me know if there's a workaround to fix this.

    Friday, July 31, 2015 7:10 PM
  • Hi There,

    Can you open Right click on windows powershel and Run as Administrator and paste the below command and let me know if Hyper v gets installed or not ?

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


    Gautam.75801

    Saturday, August 1, 2015 3:05 AM