Install Dell OpenManage on Hyper-V Server 2008 R2
Note this document explains the installation of Dell Openmanage on Hyper-V Server 2008 R2 this is the “free” version of Hyper-V based on Windows Core. This does not cover adding the Hyper-V to a “full” installation of Windows.
You will need the Dell Systems Management and Tools DVD. If you do not have this then I suggest downloading Dell OpenManage Managed Node from the Dell website.
- On the Hyper-V console go to the CMD prompt and change to the DVD drive (e.g. d:)
- You should get no output. If you get an error code returned please see this document for more info
Again in the CMD prompt enter:
msiexec /I SysMgmt.msi
This will install Dell Open Manage on the server. You then need to open the firewall to allow incoming connections on port 1311. Enter the below command
netsh firewall add portopening TCP 1311 DellOpman enable subnet
The installation is now complete. You can verify this is working by going to