TIPP 23 HPE branded Windows Server 2016 OEM bios lock on Hyper-V server 2016 Host

Execute the following command from the command prompt if the guest operating system is HP-branded Windows Server 2012/2016:

Reg Add “HKLM\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows NT\CurrentVersion\Virtualization” /v BiosLockString /t REG_SZ /d “HP ”