November 7, 2020 DevOps 0 minutes, 28 seconds

  • HyperV (Windows 10 Enterprise, Professional, or Education)
  • or VirtualBox 5.1.12 or later
  • Minishift Binary

  1. Enable HyperV with a Powershell as administrator

    Enable-WindowsOptionalFeature -Online -FeatureName:Microsoft-Hyper-V -All


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  2. Add user to HyperV group

    Run powershell as administrator

    ([adsi]”WinNT://./Hyper-V Administrators,group”).Add(“WinNT://$env:UserDomain/$env:Username,user”)
  3. Create virtual Switch See

  4. Set environment variable to the name of the created virtual switch

  5. Run minishift

    minishift.exe start

  1. Disable HyperV if appropriate

    Disable-WindowsOptionalFeature -Online -FeatureName Microsoft-Hyper-V-All
  2. Run Minishift

    minishift.exe start --vm-driver virtualbox --show-libmachine-logs --iso-url file://C:/path/to/minishift-b2d.iso