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Microsoft Hardware-Assisted Virtualization Detection Tool

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This package was approved by moderator ferventcoder on 12/28/2015.

Windows Virtual PC requires processors capable of hardware-assisted virtualization with AMD-V™, Intel® VT or VIA® VT turned on in the BIOS. The HAV detection tool helps you check if the computer processor supports hardware virtualization. The tool also checks if this feature is enabled on the processor.

To install Microsoft Hardware-Assisted Virtualization Detection Tool, run the following command from the command line or from PowerShell:

C:\> choco install havdetectiontool

To upgrade Microsoft Hardware-Assisted Virtualization Detection Tool, run the following command from the command line or from PowerShell:

C:\> choco upgrade havdetectiontool

Files

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  • tools\chocolateyinstall.ps1 Show
    $ErrorActionPreference = 'Stop'
    
    $tools   = Split-Path $MyInvocation.MyCommand.Definition
    $content = Join-Path (Split-Path $tools) 'content'
    $exe     = Join-Path $content 'havdetectiontool.exe'
    
    Get-ChocolateyWebFile `
      -PackageName  'havdetectiontool' `
      -Url          'http://download.microsoft.com/download/1/9/F/19FD407F-A7E9-4393-A845-D0B1F539678E/havdetectiontool.exe' `
      -Checksum     'ed10ff694ceeb71c24af25d9f3c2b964' `
      -FileFullPath $exe
    

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Chocolatey Pro provides runtime protection from possible malware.

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  • Microsoft

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