There have been several posts on the forum about VM performance improvements by adjusting CPU pinning and assignments in cases of VMs stuttering on media playback and gaming.  I've put together what I think is the best of those ideas.  I don't necessarily think this is the total answer, but it has helped me with a particularly latency sensitive VM.   Windows VM Configuration   You need to have a well configured Windows VM in order to get any improvement with CPU pinning.  Hav