Steps to check Processor (CPU) VT capability

This blog post explains the steps to use havdetectiontool.exe to find whether your processor (CPU) is Virtual Technology capable and VT is enabled in BIOS or not. This is one of the things to check to have successful VMware Horizon View 5.2 with local mode deployment as per this article.

Steps are as follows.
1.       Download Hardware-Assisted Virtualization Detection Tool (havdetectiontool.exe) from here.

2.       Run above .exe as administrator

3.       Accept the license agreement  and click “next”.

Intel VT status check

4.       In next step, it will tell you the CPU VT status

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  1. his virtual machine is configured for 64-bit guest operating systems. However, 64-bit operation is not possible

  2. Did you check your bios if INTEL-V is enabled ?

  3. Si me aparece que no tiene hardware-assisted virtualization.
    que puedo hacer para que el computador se compatible com VT-x

  4. This tool will work only on Win7, WinVista and WinXp.

  5. Hi,
    it's not support Windows 10 as the below :
    Supported Operating System

    Windows 7, Windows Vista Service Pack 1, Windows Vista Service Pack 2, Windows XP Service Pack 2, Windows XP Service Pack 3
    Note: Only the following versions of Windows XP and Windows Vista is supported:
    Windows Vista Service Pack 1, 2 (Home Basic, Home Premium, Business, Enterprise, Ultimate)
    Windows XP Service Pack 3 (Professional), Windows XP Service Pack 2 (Professional)
    Hard disk requirement: 1MB


    1. In order to this tool work properly in any Windows Operating System version...go to the properties of the exe file and change the compatibility mode to Windows 7...It should works!!

      Paulo Ferreira

  6. doesn't supporting for windows 10

  7. How should i continue if my pc is not supported ?
    even if its WINDOWS 7 , i do not get the support