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Cannot convert a third-party virtual machine because it is running

Symptoms

  • I am trying to convert a third-party virtual machine (VM) but I get an error message:

"This virtual machine cannot be converted to the Parallels format because it is running."

Cause

Source virtual machine cannot be converted when it is running.

Resolution

  1. Use the original virtualization product to shutdown the virtual machine.
  2. Proceed with the VM conversion.



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