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2Tware Convert VHD Free 1.0.4

2Tware Convert VHD is a simple application that help users easily convert virtual hard drive images from VMWare’s VMDK format into the Microsoft’s VHD format. This is a sector by sector copy operation from one format to the other and the source file remains unaltered.

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I come across a production server stuck on shutdown process during resource allocation.

Follow this steps to fix the issue as it worked for me,

  1. “xe vm-list” to get the uuid of the VM that is hung
  2. “list_domains” to list the domain uuid’s so you can determine the domain # of the VM above by matching the uuids from this output with the uuid for your VM from the previous command.
  3. “/opt/xensource/debug/destroy_domain -domid X” where X – domain number from the previous command
  4. “xe vm-reboot uuid=Y –force” where Y – uuid from the first vm-list command for your VM. (name-label may work but I didn’t try)

Go to the ACTION pane in the Hyper-V manager, select NEW then select Floppy Disk.

then create the floppy,