Integration components are sets of drivers and services that help your virtual machines have a more consistent state and perform better by enabling the guest to use synthetic devices.
Note The Hyper-V feature also can be enabled in Windows 8.1, Windows 8, and Windows 7.
PrerequisitesTo install this update, you must install update 2919355 in Windows 8.1 or Windows Server 2012 R2. Or, install Service Pack 1 for Windows 7 or Windows Server 2008 R2. Or, install Service Pack 2 for Windows Server 2008.
Registry informationTo apply this update, you do not have to make any changes to the registry.
Restart requirementYou may have to restart the virtual machine after you apply this update.
Update replacement informationThis update does not replace a previously released update.
Article ID: 3004908 - Last Review: Nov 11, 2014 - Revision: 1