LoginTC RADIUS Connector for Hyper-V

Prerequisites

Before proceeding, please ensure you have the following:

Installation

  1. Open the Hyper-V Manager Hyper-V Manager
  2. Click on the ActionNewVirtual Machine… menu option New Hyper-V VM
  3. Press Next New Hyper-V VM Step 1
  4. Type LoginTC RADIUS Connector for the Name New Hyper-V VM Step 2
  5. Select Generation 1 New Hyper-V VM Step 3
  6. Assign 1024 MB for Startup memory New Hyper-V VM Step 4
  7. Select a network connection New Hyper-V VM Step 5
  8. Select Use an existing virtual hard disk and browse to the downloaded VHD file New Hyper-V VM Step 6
  9. Review your VM settings and press Finish New Hyper-V VM Step 7

Static MAC Address

MAC Address must be set to Static

In order to avoid re-assignment of MAC Addresses to the appliance while running in Hyper-V, ensure that the MAC Address is set to Static.

Step by step:

  1. First determine a MAC Address which will not conflict with other MAC Addresses Hyper-V may use. Under the Hyper-V Virtual Switch Manger check Global Network Settings. There will be a MAC Address Range. Pick a static MAC Address which does not fall within this range and will not conflict with any other virtual appliances now or in the future.
  2. Power off the Connector virtual appliance.
  3. Under the appliance Hyper V Settings > Network Adapter > Advanced Features. Set the MAC Address to Static and ensure it equals the address you’ve selected in Step 1. Click Apply and OK and Start the Connector virtual appliance.

Usage

  1. Right click on the LoginTC RADIUS Connector appliance and press the Start menu option to start the appliance Connect to Hyper-V VM
  2. Right click on the LoginTC RADIUS Connector appliance and press the Connect… menu option Connect to Hyper-V VM
  3. You may now proceed with configuring the LoginTC RADIUS Connector