VMware Stand-Alone Converter

I remember with vSphere 4.x, when running the vConverter Plug-In fom the vSphere client, you had the option to do an estimated conversion time.  I believe you could even schedule it.  Is that something that can still be done with vConverter stand-alone?  If so, I cannot figure out where it's located.
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Andrew Hancock (VMware vExpert / EE Fellow)VMware and Virtualization ConsultantCommented:
Unfortuantely - NOT. It has been removed.

Standalone is the only product now, with no vCenter Server plugin or integration.

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BrianRBAuthor Commented:
Right, thanks for the quick response!  So the standalone doesn't do estimated time?
Andrew Hancock (VMware vExpert / EE Fellow)VMware and Virtualization ConsultantCommented:
Yes, it does Estimated Time....(it's quite accurate as well!), but only after you submit the job!

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BrianRBAuthor Commented:
I guess what I mean is an estimated time without actually converting the device.  :)
BrianRBAuthor Commented:
Andrew Hancock (VMware vExpert / EE Fellow)VMware and Virtualization ConsultantCommented:
No, that does not exist.

Glad you like my EE Article!

But if you are concerened P2V/V2V is taking too long, use Sync Mode!

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BrianRBAuthor Commented:
LOVE the article.  Thanks for all of your help and immediate responses.  Hope you have a great day Sir.
BrianRBAuthor Commented:
Outstanding information and very helpful.
Andrew Hancock (VMware vExpert / EE Fellow)VMware and Virtualization ConsultantCommented:
No problems, there are another 51 articles for you to read!!!

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