Category : VM

Convert vmdk to VHDx with Microsoft Virtual Machine Converter Solution Accelerator and HyperV

There are a lot of tools on the Internet about converting vmdk files to vhd. Microsoft has a cool utility to convert vmdk to vhd format, called Microsoft Virtual Machine

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Utility: Extpart to Extend boot volumes (C:) for XP and 2003

I wanted to share the utility we have been using regularly to extend boot volumes of XP and 2003 servers. I am sure there must be some other tools but

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SCVMM 2012 SP1: P2V of XP SP3 is not supported

Have you tried to convert XP SP3 machines with VMM 2012 SP1. Well, per TechNet, P2V Prerequisites, P2V of XP SP3 machines is not supported with VMM 2012 SP1 (you

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Mysterious Windows 2003 Virtual Machine Hangs or loss of services and RDP but ping

  When you see the error below while taking a snapshot based backup with quiescing, and the server is 2003 and hangs or stalls for a while during snapshot (ie,

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