This is a neat little tool:
We can start, stop, reset VMs on Hyper-V, or even double click on one to bring up a VM console session.
It is a really kewl tool!!
Some of its features from Tore’s blog:
- Hyper-V Monitor title
Double click on the title to launch the Hyper-V Manager*.
- Host title
Double click on the host title to launch a new Remote Desktop connection to the host.
- Host title RAM amount
Displays the RAM amount the host has left.
- VM title
Double click to launch VMConnect* to the VM.
- VM Status
Displaying the status of the VM in both color and text.
- VM Control
Hover over the status to get a set of buttons for the current VM. (Start, Turn Off, Shut Down and Save)
- Large Size (Undocked)
You can make the gadget bigger by using the Large Size (Windows 7) or Undock it from the sidebar (Vista).
It can be had from here: MINDRE.NET Tore Lervik: Hyper-V Monitor Gadget for Windows Sidebar.
Our original post: Hyper-V Gadget for Windows Vista Sidebar.
Microsoft Small Business Specialists
*All Mac on SBS posts will not be written on a Mac until we replace our now missing iMac!