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'''Hash''' can refer to:
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* The process of [[hashing]]
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Used by:
* [[Hash (Maresware)|A program for computing hashes by Dan Mares]]
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* Microsoft Virtual PC
* [[Hash (tool)]] - a program for intruding onto other computers
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* Microsoft Virtual Server
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* Microsoft Hyper-V Server
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== Image types ==
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There are multiple types of Virtual Hard Disk (VHD) images:
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* Fixed-size hard disk image; the image contains all data
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* Dynamic-size (or sparse) hard disk image; the image contains used data only
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* Differencing (or delta) hard disk image; the image contains changes relative to its parent image
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== Snapshots ==
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Snapshot Differencing Disk file (AVHD)
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Also see [http://social.technet.microsoft.com/wiki/contents/articles/6257.manually-merge-avhd-to-vhd-in-hyper-v.aspx]
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== See Also ==
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* [[Disk Images]]
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== External Links ==
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* [http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/VHD_(file_format) VHD (file format)], by Wikipedia
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* [http://technet.microsoft.com/en-us/library/bb676673.aspx Virtual Hard Disk Image Format Specification], by Microsoft, October 2006
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[[Category:File Formats]]

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Used by:

  • Microsoft Virtual PC
  • Microsoft Virtual Server
  • Microsoft Hyper-V Server

Contents

Image types

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

Snapshots

Snapshot Differencing Disk file (AVHD)

Also see [1]

See Also

External Links