Windows Server 2012R2 – virtual machines fail with Kernel-Power ID 41
Windows Server 2012 R2 as Virtual Machine on VMware fails with BSOD. If you open event viewer you see Kernel-Power Error with ID 41 from System log.
Shutdown VM and Edit Settings > Go to Options > General >CPUID Mask > Advanced.
and change edx under Level 80000001
change to —-:0—:—-:—-:—-:—-:—-:—-
Click OK to close the VM properties and start VM.