How to migrate a physical Windows 2008 R2 sever to Hyper-V in Windows 2012 R2

Could anyone send me instruction for migrating a physical Windows 2008 R2 sever to Hyper-V in Windows 2012 R2?

We don't have a Windows System Center server in our environment. Thanks
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Marko PecolarSystem AdministratorCommented:

You should first make a complete backup of the physical server (Symantec System Recovery 2013) and then convert it to vhdx and mount it on the 2012 R2 Hyper-V console.

You can download System Recovery from the following link:
It's free for 60 day's...

Follow these instructions to make a vhd file out of the physical partition.
tonitoni99Author Commented:
I tried Symantec System Recovery 2013, but I couldn't do the converting due to error. Instead, I used Disk2VHD to capture the VHDX successfully.

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tonitoni99Author Commented:
the advise from other experts is not right.
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