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Virtual Hard Disk (VHD)
- Microsoft Virtual PC
- Microsoft Virtual Server
- Microsoft Hyper-V Server
There are multiple types of Virtual Hard Disk (VHD) images:
- Fixed-size hard disk image; the image contains all data
- Dynamic-size (or sparse) hard disk image; the image contains used data only
- Differencing (or delta) hard disk image; the image contains changes relative to its parent image
Snapshot Differencing Disk file (AVHD)