'Failed to Validate Import Location' is seen when attempting to convert a recovery point to vSphere 5 using Symantec System Recovery (SSR) 2011.
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When attempting to convert a recovery point to vSphere 5 using Symantec System Recovery (SSR) 2011, an error is seen regarding failure to validate the import location (Figure 1).
Failed to Validate Import Location
Cannot validate the recovery point destination for file xxx.
Verify the server name, username and password are correct.
vSphere 5 is not a supported destination for converting SSR recovery points for SSR 2011 and earlier.
Support is now available for SSR 2013.
P2V functionality is broken with vSphere 5 RC build
Article URL http://www.symantec.com/docs/TECH169327