Convert VMware vmdk disks to Hyper-V vhdx

  • Download¬†and install Microsoft Virtual Machine Converter 3.0
  • Start Windows PowerShell as administrator
  • Import the converter's PowerShell module:¬†
    Import-Module 'C:\Program Files\Microsoft Virtual Machine Converter\MvmcCmdlet.psd1'
  • Convert vmdk disk to vhdx:
    ConvertTo-MvmcVirtualHardDisk -SourceLiteralPath "D:\SOURCE_PATH\VMware_Disk.vmdk" -DestinationLiteralPath "D:\DESTINATION_PATH\Hyper-V_Disk.vhdx" -VhdType DynamicHardDisk -VhdFormat vhdx

Must be run on Windows 6.2 (Windows 8 / Server 2012) or later OS.

May 2017
Windows 10 Pro


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