Windows Virtual Machine Ovirt Guest Agent Driver Installation and Configuration

When installing a Windows server on oVirt, Inter-Network Interfaces ”,“e1000”and” Disks come as “IDE”. Otherwise, your server will not turn on. This also affects the performance of the machine. Therefore, you should do ”Network Interfaces”, “VirtIO” and “Disks”, “VirtIO-SCSI… Thus, your machine will operate at a smooth performance.

In order to do this configuration, you must install oVirt Guest Agent Driver (oVirt-toolsSetup) after installing the Windows server. You must first download the corresponding version of oVirt-tools-setup.iso (https://resources.ovirt.org/pub/ovirt-4.2/iso/oVirt-toolsSetup/), mount it as a CD Drive, and then perform the typical * .exe installation… After the installation is finished,

Pull the network setting from e1000 to VirtIO.

Edit Network Interface
Edit Network Interface

Set the disk settings to VirtIO-SCSI from the IDE.

Edit Virtual Disk
Edit Virtual Disk

I hope it has been a useful article.