No, it is a Hyper-V question. Hyper-V is not a part of Vista. Also,
Hyper-V is still pre-release software.
Vista is used to manage the vms through the Hyper-V tools, but all the
information about that is in the Server 2008 Hyper-V forum.
If you were asking a Virtual Server question you would still go to a VS
newsgroup even though you were running VS on Vista. Same with Word and
Vista users in this ng generally don't have Server 2008 so have no way to
even know what a Hyper-V role is. Once Hyper-V releases to manufacturing in
a few weeks they will begin to learn more about it as Microsoft begins
"Kristin L. Griffin" <KristinLGriffin@discussions.microsoft.com> wrote in
> This is not a Hyper V question. It pertains specifically to Vista.
> Again, I
> am having issues installing MSU files. The Hyper V update was just one of
> them. I can't install RSAT tools (another MSU file) either.
> "Colin Barnhorst" wrote:
>> Please use the forums for Hyper-V at
>> Some information may be available in the microsoft.public.virtualserver
>> You can also scan Virtual PC Guys blogs at
>> The Hyper-V tools for Vista are properly a Hyper-V subject. There simply
>> aren't enough users here familiar with the subject.
>> "Kristin L. Griffin" <KristinLGriffin@discussions.microsoft.com> wrote in
>> message news61ABCC4-D6BC-4572-B5F2-F4221E959129@microsoft.com...
>> >I am trying to install Hyper V remote admin tools and RSAT tools on my
>> > Vista Enterprise SP1 computer. When I run the install it tells me "the
>> > update does not apply to your system".
>> > This does not make sense. I have the required OS, and SP1.
>> > The updates are not installed already (I checked).
>> > I am loggedin with admin permissions
>> > Firewall is off
>> > I tried to use wusa.exe at command line - it does not work.
>> > I tried using the expand command and then packager - does not work
>> > I get no errors in the event log
>> > Windows updates are working
>> > GPO CSE is not installed (I saw on the net where someone had luck
>> > turning
>> > this off) so this is not the issue.
>> > Anyone else having issues with MSU files? What am I missing here?
>> > Thanks!
>> > KLG