Category Archives: Virtualisation

Using ICS with Hyper-V to work around Realtek NIC problems

Whilst setting up v4 of Microsoft’s  (CIE) environment, we encountered numerous problems whilst using Hyper-V with a Realtek network card. After creating an external virtual network within Hyper-V and selecting the Realtek network adapter, all outbound connectivity ceased. This was not the case with another physical network adapter that we were using (which happened to be an Intel card). Continue reading