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How to recover files manually using VSC's Mount feature

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Applies to

  • VIRT
  • Virtual Storage Console (VSC / SMVI) 6.x or earlier

 

Description

Administrators can leverage VSC’s Mount feature to restore files. This article describes the procedure that should be followed to manually mount a VMDK disk and use Storage vMotion to restore individual files.
This procedure has the advantage of allowing a virtual machine to be powered on quickly after the disk(s) are restored and remain powered on during the svMotion.

 

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