Veeam quick migration - target VM NICs 'assoication'

I'm thinking of using Veeam Quick Migration to migrate VM's from one ESXi host to another (not licensed for vmotion).

The source Host has 4 NICs,  and some of the source VM's use  different NICs. The target host has 6 NICs.

While I have configured networking on the target host identically 'as possible' to the source (Ie same NIC device name,  Standard Switch name &  physical NIC numbers) how does Veeam know which NICs to assign to each VM/OS ?

Or is this something that  will need to be done manually?

ADJ WorldSysAdminAsked:
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Andrew Hancock (VMware vExpert / EE MVE^2)VMware and Virtualization ConsultantCommented:
It does assume that network labels are the same on virtual machine portgroups, if they are different

Change it manually after the migration.

Please see my walkthrough here

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Dariusz TykaICT Infrastructure Specialist Senior Commented:
If the port goups names are the same on both ESXi hosts you should be fine and quick migration should finish without any problems.
ADJ WorldSysAdminAuthor Commented:
Thank you
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