Restore VeeamBackup VMWare Virtual Machine

Hi,
I have backeup my virtual machines (VM Ware ESXi 5.5) using the free version of Veeam Backup software avaialble now on the Internet.
Now I need to restore it into VMWare Workstation, is this possible? if not can someone suggest the best way to restore it?
Thanks.
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Andrew Hancock (VMware vExpert / EE MVE^2)VMware and Virtualization ConsultantCommented:
It's not the best method of moving/restoring VMs from ESXi to VMware Workstation.

A few methods

1. Export and Import

see my EE Article, step by step tutorial instructions with screenshots

Part 10: HOW TO: Backup (Export) and Restore (Import) virtual machines to VMware vSphere Hypervisor 5.1 for FREE

Export from ESXi, and Import into VMware Workstation

2. VMware Converter


HOW TO:  Synchronize changes when completing a P2V or V2V with VMware vCenter Converter Standalone 5.1

HOW TO: FAQ VMware P2V Troubleshooting

HOW TO: Shrink or Reduce a VMware Virtual Machine Disk (VMDK) using VMware vCenter Converter Standalone v5.5.2


make sure you use the latest version of converter 6.0....

http://www.experts-exchange.com/articles/18433/HOW-TO-P2V-V2V-for-FREE-VMware-vCenter-Converter-Standalone-6-0.html

there are other methods, e.g. copying files from ESXi datastore to VMware Workstation, but it is better to use VMware Converter perform a V2V and convert.
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