::server core always start with powershell ::in cmd type:
#After entering powershell, type (or if lazy = ‘copy’ + ‘paste’)
Set-ItemProperty -Path ‘HKLM:SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows NT\CurrentVersion\Winlogon’ -Name Shell -Value PowerShell.exe
Now you will automatically have powershell open as the shell at logon.
For those of you who are looking for System Center Virtual Machine Manager build numbers, there is a great wiki article on technet about this. https://social.technet.microsoft.com/wiki/contents/articles/15361.system-center-virtual-machine-manager-list-of-build-numbers.aspx
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