Installing driver on hyper-v 2016 core

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Hi All

 

I am looking for a way to install a RAID Controller driver on a Dell PowerEdge R530. the driver is a EXE file and usually is loaded through the GUI

Although I have Hyper-V 2016 Core and no GUI.

 

Does anyone have any suggestions on how I do this. I have tried a couple of powershell commands but they did not work

 

Thanks

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Taking a look at the exe with /?, you can extract the contents using /s /e=path

Inside the payload folder contains the inf,cat and sys files for the driver that you should be able to point to.
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How about extracting the exe on another machine? Then you can try to install locally or remotely via Windows Admin Center (somehow Honolulu sounded more exciting)?