Event ID 12660 — Storage Initialization
Applies To: Windows Server 2008
This is preliminary documentation and subject to change.
This aspect refers events relevant to the storage of the virtual machine that are caused by storage configuration.
|Product:||Windows Operating System|
|Message:||Cannot open handle to Hyper-V storage provider.|
A possible security compromise has been created. Completely reimage the server (sometimes called a bare metal restoration), install a new operating system, and enable the Hyper-V role.
The virtual machine with the storage attached is able to launch successfully.