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MVMC 3.0 "root element is missing"

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When attempting to do a p2v (win 7 enterprise to 2012 R2 w/Hypervisor) using microsoft MVMC 3.0 the error message "root element is missing" appears after clicking the "scan system" button on the MVMC wizard (this is also occurs via PS) ....suggestions?

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Andrew Hancock (VMware vExpert / EE MVE^2) earned 500 total points
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Operating System not Supported for a P2V. The list of sources is small, and they differ between physical and virtual guests on VMware.

I would recommend and use Disk2VHD.

http://technet.microsoft.com/en-gb/sysinternals/ee656415.aspx
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Thank you
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No problems.
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