You can convert virtual machines that Hyper-V Server manages.
Power off the source Hyper-V virtual machine.
- On the Source System page, select the Powered off radio button and then select Hyper-V Server from the Select source type drop-down menu.
- Provide the IP address or DNS name and administrative credentials to authenticate with the Hyper-V Server and click Next.
If Converter Standalone agent is not already installed on the Hyper-V Server, a dialog box appears. In it, you confirm the installation of Converter Standalone agent.
- (Optional) Select an uninstallation procedure for Converter Standalone agent and click Yes.
Converter Standalone agent is installed on the source Hyper-V Server.
What to do next
On the Source Machine page, browse the Hyper-V Server inventory to locate the source virtual machine to convert.