Remotely manage Hyper-V hosts with Hyper-V Manager

By | May 15, 2018

In this article i will try to describe how to connect with Hyper-V Manager on remote Hyper-V Host. Windows 10 with Hyper-V Manager to connect to Hyper-V Host Windows Server Core 1803, Windows 10 and Windows Server is on the same Workgroup and firewall is on Private network zone.  To manage remote Hyper-V hosts, enable remote management on both the local computer and remote host.
On Windows 10 Run Powershell as Administrator:

Set-Item WSMan:\localhost\Client\TrustedHosts -Value "*"
Enable-WSManCredSSP -Role client -DelegateComputer "*"

Run gpedit.msc

Go to Administrative Templates -> System -> Credentials Delegation -> Allow delegating fresh credentials with NTLM-only server authentication

click “Enable” and add WSMAN/*

dcomcnfg -> My Computers -> Properties-> COM Security -> Access Permissions -> Edit Limits -> ANONYMOUS LOGON (check Remote Access)

On Windows Server Run Powershell as Administrator:

Enable-WSManCredSSP -Role "Server"

How to change firewall zone with Powershell


Set-NetConnectionProfile -InterfaceIndex (fill number from Get-NetConnectionProfile ) -NetworkCategory Private

one quick test with powershell

Invoke-Command { dir \\remotesrvname\C$ } -computer remotesrvname -authentication credssp -credential Administrator

From Hyper-V manager click Connect to Server
add Servername
check Connect as another user:
add ComputerName\Administrator