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  1. Copying a virtual machine onto a pc/laptop

    Thank you so much for this wonderful environment that you have created. I've been reading over the thread and have been unable to find the answer. How can I backup an Ubuntu OS virtual machine onto a drive and run it as the OS of a laptop? My server unfortunately prefers sine wave ups which is...
  2. [SOLVED] Recovery after OS drive failure

    Hi there, We have a Proxmox Server (v. 6.2-4), which hosts a few VMs and containers. Unfortunately, the server OS drive seems to be inaccessible after a power failure. We have replaced the OS drive and installed a new Proxmox environment (v 6.2-4) from scratch. We've plugged in the old storage...
  3. how do i import old vms into the new node

    Hi, I am trying to import vms from old pve installation with little success. Can anybody help with please? root@vhost3:~# pveversion -v proxmox-ve: 6.2-1 (running kernel: 5.4.34-1-pve) pve-manager: 6.2-4 (running version: 6.2-4/9824574a) pve-kernel-5.4: 6.2-1 pve-kernel-helper: 6.2-1...
  4. Imported Windows 10 from ESXI

    hi I have successfully imported Windows 10 from esxi to proxmox ve by following the guide i did this to make it to boot sed -i 's/scsi/ide/g' /etc/pve/qemu-server/130.conf i've installed all the drivers and enabled QEMU as well. how do i change this disk to SCSI ? will changing it improve...
  5. [SOLVED] Hyper V import to Proxmox

    Moin, ich werde leider aus keiner Internet Website schlau... Ich möchte meine alten Hyper V VM´s in Proxmox(neuste Version) importieren Ich habe mir die Festplatten exportiert im vdhx Format Wie kann ich diese nun in Proxmox importieren? Ich weiß das ich sie irgendwie konvertieren muss...
  6. Problem import VM qcow to ZFS storage

    Hello, I would like some help to import Qcow2 (Folder + Config) virtual machines from my hard drive (Windows) to Proxmox.
  7. imported azure vps on proxmox don't boot

    Hi, I have imported correctly a converted azure vhd vps, but it stop the boot when load BTRFS... I have tried to disable hardware virtualization.. but i don't really know why this happen.. See attached image Please help.
  8. [SOLVED] Festplatte nach Migration von VHDX leer

    Hallo zusammen Ich habe vor einiger Zeit angefangen mich in Proxmox VE einzuarbeiten und damit herumzuexperimentieren. Bisher habe ich Hyper-V verwendet und wollte nun meine bestehenden Sessions migrieren. Im Internet habe ich diverse Hinweise gefunden, wie die vhdx-Festplattendateien...
  9. To recover VMs & Containers

    Hi there, We had a Proxmox server (v. 5.3.8), which hosts a few VMs and containers. Unfortunately, the server started to present some problems and it didn't reboot anymore. Then, we replaced the HDs, and reinstall a new Proxmox environment (v.5.3.8), from scratch. Now, we would like to move...
  10. Help with API - disk creation and assignment

    Hello! I'm making a tool to migrate from vmware to proxmox. I've got everything done except for handling the disks. I can't quite get the syntax right for creating LVM disks. Ideally I want to create a bunch of 1gb LVMs when I import the configs, then resize them to the correct size later as...
  11. Import csv to blacklist

    Hello, Recently started to test out Proxmox to decide if we want to switch from current software. We have created and export of our blacklist and wish to import this into Proxmox. I know where and how to do so manually from the GUI As far as i can see i have to add them one at a time instead...
  12. UHL-Services

    [SOLVED] Import VMWare Centos 7 machine

    I have tried the following: root@node01-sxb-pve01:/vz/template/ova# qm importovf 109 CentOS7.2_64_kusanagi7.8.3.ovf local Formatting '/var/lib/vz/images/109/vm-109-disk-1.raw', fmt=raw size=32212254720 (100.00/100%) root@node01-sxb-pve01:/vz/template/ova# less CentOS7.2_64_kusanagi7.8.3.mf...
  13. Fails to qm importdisk to VM

    Trying to import VDI VM files with qm importdisk <vmid> <source> <storage> and getting ERROR: Incomplete command ???
  14. Import v4.1 Backup to v5

    Hey guys, i am plannig to install Proxmox V5 on our Server, which actually uses Proxmox V4.1. Now my question: Is it even possible to Import V4.1 Backups to V5? Thanks for your help! Best regards, Alex :)
  15. VM Import/Export feature

    I would really like to see Proxmox with VM Import/Export features. It would be nice to have support for various different VM packages so I can export product VMs to my clients, or import VM packages between other environments I work with. Also when making a new VM it would be nice to have the...
  16. pve pvestatd: could not activate storage zfs error: import by numeric ID instead

    Greets. Updated and rebooted pve. Now getting logs full of these. Sparse information on the googles. Most seems more oriented to someone in the rarefied zfs guru realms. Me? I'm not even sure where to start. Help? <lots-and-lots-of-these> May 13 14:07:59 pve pvestatd[2036]: could not...
  17. Import KVM qcow2 snapshots into Proxmox

    Hi all, Preamble: Proxmox VE 4.4 Storage type Directory VM disk images type qcow2 imported from KVM+virt-manager Role Administrator + root in the OS To make long story short, my aim is to import/convert qcow2 images with some snapshots embedded into Proxmox VM Snapshots view. I've searched...
  18. [SOLVED] Failed To Import Pool 'rpool'

    Hello everyone, I was using Proxmox 4.2-17... before upgrading yesterday. After upgrading I performed a reboot and received: Failed to import pool 'rpool' immediately following the GRUB screen. After I manually execute: zpool import -N 'rpool' and then exit, everything appears to start...
  19. [SOLVED] Import Virtual Machine in local-lvm

    Hello, I'm new on proxmox (4.2) and I try to import my VMs (vdmk format). So I read the documentation. I try to import Metaspoitable, a vulnerable VM. So I ignored windows specific instructions and I just do this: 1) I create my VM on the web proxmox interface 2) I copy Metaspoitable.vdmk...
  20. Advice on importing existing VM's into brand new Proxmox installation

    Hello Forum, I'm fairly new to Proxmox, have only being using it for 12 months or so and have only been experimenting with it in a home office/educational environment. Initially I had the OS installed to two mirrored USB sticks which were mounted directly on the Motherboard (Supermicro)...

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