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are there any other tools available other than vmware converter to do a conversion?
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Andrew Hancock (VMware vExpert / EE MVE^2) earned 500 total points
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Yes, many, but if you are seeking free tools "VMware Converter" is the best.

Double-Take MOVE
NETIQ Platespin Migrate
Acronis vmProtect
Storagecraft Shadow Protect
Symantec System Recovery Server Edition
EaseUs P2V ToDo Backup
VM Turbo P2V tools!

The best commercial tool, is Double Take MOVE!

they are listed in my EE Article

HOW TO:  P2V, V2V for FREE - VMware vCenter Converter Standalone 5.5.3 - Shellshock "BASH" Fix included in this version

you may also want to look at the older method of Ultimate P2V!

http://searchvmware.techtarget.com/tip/Ultimate-P2V
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