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I am implementing a virtual environment with VMware. I have tried to create a virtual server but some drivers will only work if I P2V them. I'm using MS Print Server Migrator.

I get this error when restoring the file that Print Migrator creates

Warning: kernel mode drivers (version 2) are blocked on the target machine. Disable kernel mode driver blocking and re-run printer migrator. ignoring this warning (cancel button) will result in driver instalation, but because they are kernel mode drivers - a serious problme with any dependent print queue could potenially bring down the system. selecting ok will result in restore termination.
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susannelson
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itprotocallCommented:
have you tried using the vmware converter to perform the P2V?
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susannelsonAuthor Commented:
Hi, It would work with P2V, but needed to do away with one server.  I ended up getting on the phone with VMware and disabled kernal mode drivers install on the server and it worked. My printers are up and running.
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