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hi experts,

 I have server 2003 running on an old dell desktop. I would like to virtualize to a vm. how do I go about doing this?
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You will want to use VMware vCenter Converter Standalone, the FAQ tells you which version to use, you ,will also want to read the FAQ section on OEM versions, e.g. was the OS supplied with the DELL hardware! ?

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great, thanks!
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