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Move a vm from current datastore to new datastore in VMWare

We just added more storage to our SAN. We were running low on storage on Datastore1.
I would like to move maybe one or two virtual machines over to Datastore2.
How would I move these vm's without affecting anything ?
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MECIT
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Andrew Hancock (VMware vExpert / EE MVE^2)VMware and Virtualization ConsultantCommented:
Do you have Storage vMotion?

otherwise, options are Veeam FastSCP, Cut/Copy and Paste in Databrowser, or VMware Converter (migration)
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Andrew Hancock (VMware vExpert / EE MVE^2)VMware and Virtualization ConsultantCommented:
when you say move without affecting anything, do you want to do this live with no downtime, or turning the VM OFF!

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Andrew Hancock (VMware vExpert / EE MVE^2)VMware and Virtualization ConsultantCommented:
Highlight the VM, and Select MIgrate, select the existing Server or Different ESX Host Server, when it asks for the datastore, select the new datastore you want to move to, it will be moved using Storage vMotion in realtime with the server ON.

Same can be done with the server off.
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pwustCommented:
If you have "Storage vMotion" licensed, it will just work by (VM) -> "Summary" -> "Migrate" -> "Change datastore"
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Andrew Hancock (VMware vExpert / EE MVE^2)VMware and Virtualization ConsultantCommented:
Make sure that all these new datastores are available to all ESX hosts.
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Muzafar MominCommented:
using VMotion you can do that
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MECITAuthor Commented:
vMotion Worked. Thanks
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