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VMM 2012 R2 P2V Error 20404

In Case that you missed that when you try to start P2V process using VMM 2012 R2 you will get error

Error (20404):
VMM cannot find a required object.

Recommended Action:
Ensure the object is valid, and then try the operation again.



From the Release Notes for Virtual Machine Manager in System Center 2012 R2 found here: http://technet.microsoft.com/en-us/library/dn303329.aspx

P2V functionality will be retired

Description: The Physical-to-Virtual (P2V) feature will be removed from the System Center 2012 R2 release.

Workaround: This is by design.


There are other 3rd  party options for P2V migration include Novell’s Platespin, DoubleTake Move, Acronis, or Microsoft Disk2VHD.

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