The Using VMware vCenter Converter Standalone provides information about installing and using VMware® vCenter Converter Standalone.

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Intended Audience

This guide is intended for users who want to perform the following tasks:

  • Install, upgrade, or use VMware vCenter Converter Standalone.
  • Convert physical and virtual machines into VMware virtual machines.

This guide is written for information systems engineers, software developers, QA engineers, trainers, and anyone who wants to create virtual machines.

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