'Failed to Validate Import Location' is seen when attempting to convert a recovery point to vSphere 5 using Symantec System Recovery (SSR) 2011.

Article:TECH169327  |  Created: 2011-09-12  |  Updated: 2014-05-19  |  Article URL http://www.symantec.com/docs/TECH169327
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Article Type
Technical Solution


Issue



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).

Figure 1:


Error



Failed to Validate Import Location

Cannot validate the recovery point destination for file xxx.

Verify the server name, username and password are correct.


Environment



vSphere 5


Solution



vSphere 5 is not a supported destination for converting SSR recovery points for SSR 2011 and earlier.

Support is now available for SSR 2013.


Supplemental Materials

SourceETrack
Value2491652
Description

P2V functionality is broken with vSphere 5 RC build




Article URL http://www.symantec.com/docs/TECH169327


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