Bug ID 698380: Hyper-V Snapshots on Windows Server 2016 does not function

Last Modified: Sep 14, 2023

Affected Product(s):
BIG-IP All(all modules)

Known Affected Versions:
13.1.0,,,,,,,,, 13.1.1,,,,, 13.1.3,,,,,,, 13.1.4,, 13.1.5,, 14.0.0,,,,,, 14.0.1,, 14.1.0,,,,,, 14.1.2,,,,,,,,, 14.1.3,, 14.1.4,,,,,,, 14.1.5,,,,,

Opened: Dec 11, 2017

Severity: 3-Major


When running under Hyper-V on Windows Server 2016, the snapshot feature does not function. It works correctly when running under Hyper-V on Windows Server 2012.


The snapshot feature will not function.


Use Hyper-V on Windows Server 2016 with BIG-IP VE and attempt to use the snapshot feature. It will fail to work.


Run a previously supported version of BIG-IP such as 12.1.0, or using a different version of Windows Server such as 2012.

Fix Information


Behavior Change

Guides & references

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