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Identify your operating system hard disk (by capacity if possible). Why? Just used it without any problems:-) Only bad thing is that I now still have a very old server in my production environment ... Support for Windows 2000 has been dropped in VMware Converter version 4.3. weblink

Can I send the data directly from converter 4 to esx5 infrastructure ?thanks for your helpHdo July 12, 2012 at 5:42 PM MBH said... July 24, 2014 at 3:53 PM Max said... I recently had two older model Compaq servers blue screen after a P2V conversion. After a couple of attempts I thought I was fighting a lost cause. anchor

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does anyone know what is "Unable to create a snapshot of the source volume. Do install VMware tools.Do NOT select "configure guest preferences for the virtual machine" With that, you should be set to convert that machine.After the conversion is complete, the VM will start, If you followed all the instruction's steps, it should work. b.

I'm glad someone made use of this! :)You could also use VMware's Cold Clone ISO (click Show Details) or make one your own. So you may have to delete to the original file manually then copy the new .SYS file due to the difference in letter case. March 12, 2013 at 9:38 AM Daryl said... https://social.technet.microsoft.com/Forums/windowsserver/en-US/89a25e51-6f80-48d2-9d73-383ff8b99c68/blue-screen-when-doing-p2v?forum=winserverhyperv Re: Problems Converting Win2k Server: KMODE_EXCEPTION_NOT_HANDLED on boot groundhog Jan 18, 2008 6:01 AM (in response to theanykey) try replacing the existing scsiport.sys file with one which has a different version

September 27, 2014 at 12:07 AM chrisbel said... July 23, 2014 at 6:25 PM MBH said... When asked about the maximum amount of disk I set 40 GB as such was the size of the physical disk with Win2K, and it was filled with more than two-thirds. hdo,1) You should place the sysprep files on the program data on the machine that has the converter installed on it, not on the Windows 2000 machine.2) Converter v4 will be

Back in the day the very best conversion utilty was PlateSpin PowerConvert. https://virtualandy.wordpress.com/2011/02/17/windows-2000-p2v-in-vcenter-converter-4/ http://communities.vmware.com/thread/206168?tstart=0 0 Message Author Comment by:bvoris ID: 248060242009-07-08 Awesome - Thanks. No good. August 2, 2012 at 10:09 AM Anonymous said...

January 7, 2010 brian.wuchner Virtualization No comments. have a peek at these guys After reaching the screen Ready to Create Virtual Machine, click the button Customize Hardware... Direct indexable link to the used article or, at worst, to the site itself would be a good contribution to the author for his hard work. Not the answer you're looking for?

And also the installation of a SATA controller drivers using Intel Matrix Storage is still dancing with a tambourine, and not the fact that it will go through. 2. However, in this case, several different versions of the converter failed with conversion error. Keep the number of processors as is, because if you change it, Windows 2000 won’t auto-detect new CPUs and you’ll need to update the Hardware Abstraction Layer (HAL) on it manually. check over here Finally I stumbled across an article that suggested I had a bad version of scsiport.sys and suggested several methods to replace this file.

The application was ... Procedure: Install VMware Standalone Converter version 4.0.1 Extract sysprep tools and place them in C:\Documents and Settings\All Users\Application Data\VMware\VMware vCenter Converter Standalone\sysprep\2kThat should be on the same machine that has VMware If you accidentally restarted VM and got BSoD again - repeat Step 4. 5.

Objective: to get rid of that old computer, retaining the old programs with all their settings.

The process described below is suitable for migration Win2K as well as WinXP.

Disclaimer: all done by you at your own risk. Mount floppy image of SCSI driver for VMWare into the virtual floppy drive. Is there anything anyone can suggest to try?Regards,Mike Cretan 13706Views Tags: none (add) This content has been marked as final. I got my copy from 4shared, so just search for it & verify the md5 checksum.Windows: VMware-converter-4.0.1-161434.exe - 35f22a3b40b114d70cdbda2d5056c10fLinux: VMware-converter-4.0.1-161434.tar.gz - 90ce68a9f75af91aed9119d419a98b3c LiveCD Selection: You can choose anything that works for

Read more... I am lost for ideas, normally p2v of a basic IDE pc works flawlessly. Boot the virtual machine from the LiveCD, by either attaching the ISO file from the data store, your machine, or burning the ISO to a CD (as an image!) and booting this content Virtualization VMware HOW TO: Deploy and Install the VMware vCenter Server Appliance 6.5 (VCSA 6.5) Article by: Andrew Hancock In this article, I show you step by step with screenshots to

You can not post a blank message. Do install VMware tools.Do NOT select "configure guest preferences for the virtual machine" With that, you should be set to convert that machine. After the conversion is complete, the VM will start, My W2k vmware instance can run now on ESXi server :) Thanks again November 7, 2012 at 5:39 AM ZiX said... In the Advanced Options pane, do not select the options to power off the source and select the option to power on the target (VM).

Floppy image with the SCSI driver for VMWare (available for downloading here or here). 4. When I power on the VM in VMware Workstation 6.5 (or Vmware Player 2.5) it gets to the Win 2000 boot graphic then I get a BSOD with the classic 0x7B Required fields are marked *Comment Name * Email * Website CAPTCHA Code * Notify me of followup comments via e-mail. You are all very welcome and I'm glad it was helpful :D November 29, 2012 at 12:07 PM Daryl said...

Type the following code: cd SYSTEM32\DRIVERS del atapi.sys copy a:\vmscsi.sys atapi.sys You can skip the second line, then agree to overwrite the existing atapi.sys.