Hyper-V Vm's with secure boot enabled can't boot to PXE
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Hyper-V Vm's with secure boot enabled can't boot to PXE


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Deployment Solution


Hyper-V Vm's with secure boot enabled can't boot to a Deployment Solution (DS) or Ghost Solution Suite (GSS)  PXE server.


The image's hash and certificate are not allowed


Ghost Solution Suite 
Deployment Solution 
Microsoft Hyper-v 


Microsoft hyper-v virtual environments have higher restrictions for secure boot than a physical UEFI system and currently not able to be supported by GSS and DS pxe servers. 


Symantec is aware of the issue and will try to address this in a later release. 

Symantec has acknowledged that the above-mentioned issue is present in the current version(s) of the product(s) mentioned at the end of this article. Symantec is committed to product quality and satisfied customers.

There are currently no plans to address this issue by way of a patch or hotfix in the current or previous versions of the software at the present time. This issue may be resolved in a future major revision of the software at a later time. However, this particular issue is not currently scheduled for any release.  If you feel this issue has a direct business impact for you and your continued use of the product, please contact your Symantec Sales representative or the Symantec Sales group to discuss these concerns.  For information on how to contact Symantec Sales, please refer to the following Web site:


Please be sure to refer back to this document periodically as any changes to the status of the issue will be reflected here.