Hyper-V is a native hypervisor built in to modern versions of Microsoft Windows.
- Windows 10 Enterprise, Pro, or Education (system requirements)
- Hyper-V enabled
Open a PowerShell console as Administrator, and run the following command:
Enable-WindowsOptionalFeature -Online -FeatureName Microsoft-Hyper-V -All
If Hyper-V was not previously active, you will need to reboot.
minikube start --vm-driver=hyperv
To make hyperv the default driver:
minikube config set vm-driver hyperv
minikube start command supports additional hyperv specific flags:
--hyperv-virtual-switch: The hyperv virtual switch name. Defaults to first found
Also see co/hyperv open issues
minikube start --alsologtostderr -v=7to debug crashes