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Extracting a Vsphere 6 VM to an external drive

Dear Experts,

I am currently deploying a vSphere 6 infrastructure.

 Could you please provide me the required steps indetail in order to extract-backup
  a VM(volumes/partitions) to an external usd hard drive?
 (for example in order to send it to a Cloud provider)

Thank you so much,
Mamelas
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8/22/2022 - Mon
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Dear Andrew,

Greetings and thank you for your prompt reply.

Re your above reply converting the VM to OVF the cloud provider will take that file and he will open it to his Vsphere platform. correct?

Is it possible to open and run this OVF VM using the vmWare Workstation?
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Thank you Andrew!!!
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