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backup a server to use as a virtual machine

Created: 13 Jul 2013 | 2 comments

How would I use Backup Exec System Recovery 2010 to backup a server so that it can be restored as a virtual machine on a different server with a different version of Windows Server?

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Andy H.'s picture

You can convert an existing BESR or SSR backup to a virtual machine (VMWare, ESX, HyperV) using the conversion tool. Open the BESR console, click Tasks > One time virtual conversion. It is fairly intuitive. 

Andy Horlacher

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