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Copy guess OS on Xen Server to make another guess OS on same XenServer

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I’m checking out some of the different VM server out there.  I’ve worked with Hyper-V on Windows 2008.  I’m currently going to download and install XenServer from Citrix.  With Hyper-V I’m able to power down a guess OS, copy it, import it into the Hyper-V console and set it up as a different server…changing host name and IP.  Is there a way to install a guess OS on the XenServer, power it down and copy it as a new computer?
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I guess it should work as well.
If you are having any issues in importing the same, then I suggest that you evaluate Vizioncore's vConverter which enables you to convert from Hyper-V to XenServer and vice-versa.
http://www.vizioncore.com/products/vConverter/index.php 

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Sorry, what I meant, is there a way to copy a guess server and make a new one on the same xen server without install the new guess server...just copy it.
Do you want to clone a Guest VM to another VM ?

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Yes, on the same host.  If I can make a standard template OS and I need to setup a new server, I can use the template OS and create a new VM without having to install the OS on the new VM.  I've done that with Hyper-V, just wondering if it can be done on XenServer.
XenServer supports Template Functionality as well.

This video should get you started

http://www.citrix.com/tv/#videos/108