APIPA (Automatic Private IP Addressing) – Mechanism in a small network that clients will automatically allocated themselves an IP address in the range of 169.254.x.x if no DHCP server can be contacted.
It may be desirable to disable this and to do this perform the following:
Start the registry editor (Regedit.exe)
Move to HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SYSTEM\CurrentControlSet\Services\Tcpip\Parameters\Interfaces
Select the required interface
From the Edit menu select New – DWORD value
Enter a name of IPAutoconfigurationEnabled and press Enter
Double click the new value and set to 0. Click OK
Close the registry editor
If you have multiple adapters and wish to disable for all just create and set HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SYSTEM\CurrentControlSet\Services\Tcpip\Parameters\IPAutoconfigurationEnabled to 0.
Hyper-V can be enabled in many ways including using the Windows 10 control panel, PowerShell (my favorite) or using the Deployment Imaging Servicing and Management tool (DISM). This documents walks through each option.
Right click at Start button > click Command Prompt (Admin) > at the flashing prompt, copy/paste this……. sfc /scannow
> press Enter. It will take quite sometime. When finished, it will give you one of the 3 reports……………(paraphrasing) 1. No integrity violation. 2. Found corrupt files and repair successful. 3. Found corrupt files but unable to repair.
If the report is #1, your solution lies elsewhere. If the report is #2, check if your problems have been resolved. If the report is #3, use this method……………. In the same Command Prompt (Admin) windows, copy and paste this command………..