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Re: "An error occurred during the conversion: 'Unknown exception'", Phip42 Jan 9, 2012 9:52 AM (in response to Plamen) Re ran the job with the same failure to make sure i Thanks Reply Subscribe RELATED TOPICS: P2V 2003 Server VMWare Converter no encrytion vmware converter still slow VMWare Converter Issues   11 Replies Serrano OP DaveHabgood Aug 29, 2012 Show 12 replies 1. It wouldn't P2V until I created a new volume out of that space. have a peek here

Like Show 0 Likes (0) Actions 11. Virtualization Upgrade Replacement of outdated windows server 2003 environment. You can not post a blank message. Investigated, and found out that, because it's a HP-branded Windows Storage Server 2008, there is a special BIOS that ties in with the OS, and contains the service tag and an https://communities.vmware.com/thread/338160?start=0&tstart=0

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Re: "An error occurred during the conversion: 'Unknown exception'", RogerSween Nov 30, 2011 10:31 AM (in response to POCEH) Here is the bundle. Join Now Hi All, Tried converting a file/print server to VM overnight last night, and when I came in this morning, it had failed at 91%, giving the following error in Powered on machine3. Home VSS error when trying to P2V server using VMware Converter by DaveHabgood on Aug 29, 2012 at 3:51 UTC | Virtualization 0Spice Down Next: High Availability Clustered VM with Replication

Re: "An error occurred during the conversion: 'Unknown exception'", RobPetty Aug 6, 2014 9:00 AM (in response to RogerSween) Make sure port TCP902 is not getting blocked to the destination ESXi No doubt I will still neurotically check my messages, but I may only be able to respond to pressing issues. TECHNOLOGY IN THIS DISCUSSION Join the Community! https://kb.vmware.com/kb/2018582 I did wonder about that, but the Shadow Copy schedule isn't making any copies out of hours.

All the required ports were open, but at 1% of progress I got the error with this message in a log file: -> state = "error", -> cancelled = false, -> I ended up trying something I had not seen before. I have attached the logs. Email Reset Password Cancel Need to recover your Spiceworks IT Desktop password?

Creating your account only takes a few minutes. When you say disable VSS, do you mean just disable Shadow Copies for all drives, or actually disable the VSS service? Source computerESX443, 902If the conversion target is VirtualCenter then only port 902 is required. I left the converter agent installed on the server, then installed the converter directly on the server itself, so it had both the full converter and the converter agent present!

Posted by Riz Khan at 02:22 Email ThisBlogThis!Share to TwitterShare to FacebookShare to Pinterest Labels: VMWare No comments: Post a Comment Newer Post Older Post Home Subscribe to: Post Comments (Atom) navigate here Re: "An error occurred during the conversion: 'Unknown exception'", RogerSween Dec 1, 2011 3:16 PM (in response to ivivanov) so it turns out it was the networking on our vswitches. Any help is greatly appreciated! Re: "An error occurred during the conversion: 'Unknown exception'", Plamen Jan 9, 2012 3:28 AM (in response to Phip42) The diagnostic bundle doesn't contain the agent log.

The task it was trying to complete when this error occurred was: Creating a snapshot of the source system. How to Manage Printers and Printer Drivers Remotely from Command Line How to uninstall a device that is required to boot up the computer How to Elevate Privileges from Command Line Finally got it P2V'ed successfully last night, worked through a load of issues, where it was running poorly, spent hours working on it, removing unnecessary HP storage-related software, only to find Check This Out Then uninstalling the stand alone vmware converter, and running a remote conversion from another server.

Definition is Microsoft.VC90.CRT,processorArchitecture="x86",publicKeyToken="1fc8b3b9a1e18e3b",type="win32",version="9.0.30729.4148". the vswitch was set for pomiscous(sp) mode reject , mac address change and forged transmits accept, load balancing set to ip hash, link status only etc. Incapsula incident ID: 518000060203787818-379410135287988323 Request unsuccessful.

Turns out our managment network was configured for just the defaults!

Re: "An error occurred during the conversion: 'Unknown exception'", POCEH Nov 29, 2011 10:51 PM (in response to RogerSween) Please upload the log bundle for failed task. Suggested Solutions Title # Comments Views Activity Fault Tolerance - VMware 3 44 15d My production physical server goes down, Please help. 11 64 4d Backup Qnap NAS 7 32 5d VSS can give problems when files are open, converting an online production machine can be problematic normaly I would take it out of production and kill all less than critical processes. Re: "An error occurred during the conversion: 'Unknown exception'", Baskar34 Oct 14, 2012 7:13 PM (in response to ltshing) Hi,Thank you for your email.I'll be in out of station until the

It should be located at "%ALLUSERSPROFILE%\VMware\VMware vCenter Converter Standalone Agent\logs" on the source machine.Regards,Plamen Like Show 0 Likes (0) Actions 7. Join the community Back I agree Powerful tools you need, all for free. We have a pair of nortel 5520 switches that 2 physical nics are attached to. this contact form If NetBIOS is not being used, ports 137, 138, and 139 are not required.

Any idea what may have caused this problem? Error code: 2147549183 (0x8000FFFF). Incapsula incident ID: 518000060203787818-104683213624311905 Request unsuccessful. Like Show 0 Likes (0) Actions 10.

Enterprise Administration to manage our network PCs. ie 16k for token ring up until W2k sp3, Win98 being optimized for a 57.6 modem. 0 This discussion has been inactive for over a year. Thanks again. 0 Cayenne OP Helpful Post John Pohlman Aug 29, 2012 at 6:50 UTC You also have the issue of the converter making a disk snapshot during I would follow John's advice and try disabling it during the P2V. 0 Serrano OP DaveHabgood Aug 30, 2012 at 3:06 UTC Failed again last night, with the

Covered by US Patent. Like Show 0 Likes (0) Actions 4. Join & Ask a Question Need Help in Real-Time? You need to switch Converter GUI to Task view from toolbar, then right click the task and select "Export logs".