Monitoring Live Mounts for Hyper-V

You can monitor live mounts from a VM or a lifecycle policy.


  1. From the navigation pane, use one of the following paths to view active live mounts:

    • For virtual machines, go to Protect > Virtualization, and then click the Virtual machines tab.

      The Virtual machines page appears.

    • For all VMs that are mounted using a lifecycle policy, go to Disaster recovery > Recovery targets.

      The Recovery targets page appears.

  2. For the VM that you want view live mounts for, click the action button action_button, and then select View active mounts.

    The Active mounts page appears.

    The following information is included for active mounts:

    • Name: The name of the live mounted VM.

    • State: The state of the VM—either running or stopped.

    • IP address: The IP address that is assigned to the VM.

    • Operating system: The operating system of the VM.

    • Creator: The user who initiated the live mount.

    • Expiration date: The date and time when the live mount is scheduled to expire.

    • Actions:

      • Delete: Select and confirm this action to delete the live mount.

      • Renew: Select this option to specify a new expiration date for the VM.