How can we improve the virtualization platform and management in Windows Server?

USB 2.0 & 3.0 Passthru for Hyper-V (Windows Server 2016)

Currently, if I want to plug any USB 2.0 or 3.0 device into my Hyper-V host and use it through my VM it will not work.

Make it so number one...

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      • Karl W-E. commented  ·   ·  Flag as inappropriate

        if this is not yet possible it is urgently needed as Microsoft said there will be USB drive based witnesses for in virtual machine clusters. but how without usb support :)

      • Rune G commented  ·   ·  Flag as inappropriate

        +1 on this. From time to time I want to use flash card readers so they map the flash card as drive, but i can't get it to work using RDP...

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