First thing I would like to write is a question .... Why the hack people write their bio in 3rd person ? I am Gaurang. I work as DBA / DEV for local company in CT. When I am not working, I am either reading other blogs n news OR "researching" / "experimenting" about things that I can do at home / at work OR tinkering with some new hardware/software OR playing games on my desktop. If you ever wanted to contact me, I can be reached by


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Windows 10

This is really terrible that there are not any decent blog editor available anymore in Windows 10. And most worst part is my favorite blog editor, Windows Live Writer is no more Sad smile. There an alternative available called Open Live Writer but that too is not actively being developed anymore after some inital progress.

So I have no choice to setup Windows 7 as a VM and install Open Live Writer.

This is test post to see if setup still works !!

Unable to allocate XXX MB of RAM error in Hyper-V

So… after trying Windows 10, I ran into first annoying issue which seem to have no solution at this point.

Main reason I wanted to upgrade to Win 10 (not sure if I had choice since MSFT is literally forcing everyone to upgrade to Win 10) was to try Hyper-V. I am running at any given time @ 3 VMs together and my laptop has 8GB of ram so it has no issue running all of them together.

But today I was getting odd error when I tried to start VMs for something. Exact error was like below,


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