P2V job fails to create the virtual disks required for the warm conversion when a shared folder is specified for the target.
|Article:TECH195092|||||Created: 2012-08-16|||||Updated: 2013-03-14|||||Article URL http://www.symantec.com/docs/TECH195092|
P2V conversion fails when a Shared folder is specified for the Destination Drive or path in the "Convert to Virtual Options Environment options". Figure 1 and Figure 2.
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P2V Hyper-V Virtual Machine to target folder that is a user share.
User shares are selectable in both the warm and cold conversion options.
Select the Drive letter and folder for the P2V target destination and not the Share Name.
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Failed to create the virtual disks required for the warm conversion
P2V job fails to create the virtual disks required for the warm conversion when shared folder is specified for the VHD target.
Article URL http://www.symantec.com/docs/TECH195092