Step 1. Launch Instant Recovery Wizard

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    To launch the Instant Recovery to VMware wizard, do one of the following:

    • On the Home tab, click Restore and select one of the following:
    • VMware vSphere > Restore from backup > Entire VM restore > Instant Recovery — if you want to recover VMware vSphere VMs from a VM backup created by Veeam Backup & Replication.
    • VMware vCloud Director > Restore from backup > VM restore > Entire VM restore > Instant Recovery > Instant Recovery to VMware vSphere — if you want to recover vCloud Director VMs from a VM backup created by Veeam Backup & Replication.
    • Microsoft Hyper-V > Restore from backup > Entire VM restore > Instant Recovery to VMware vSphere — if you want to recover Hyper-V VMs from a VM backup created by Veeam Backup & Replication.
    • Agent > Entire machine restore > Instant Recovery to VMware vSphere — if you want to recover physical machines from a backup created by Veeam Agent for Microsoft Windows or Veeam Agent for Linux.
    • AWS EC2 backup > Entire machine restore > Instant Recovery to VMware vSphere — if you want to recover EC2 instances from a backup created by Veeam Backup for AWS.
    • Azure IaaS > Entire machine restore > Instant Recovery to VMware vSphere — if you want to recover Azure VMs from a backup created by Veeam Backup for Microsoft Azure.
    • GCE backup > Entire machine restore > Instant Recovery to VMware vSphere — if you want to recover VM instances from a backup created by Veeam Backup for Google Cloud Platform.
    • Nutanix backup > Entire machine restore > Instant Recovery to VMware vSphere — if you want to recover VMs from backups created by Veeam Backup for Nutanix AHV.
    • RHV Proxy > Entire machine restore > Instant Recovery to VMware vSphere — if you want to recover VMs from backups created by Veeam Backup for RHV.
    • Open the Home view. In the inventory pane, select Backups. In the working area, expand the necessary backup, select workloads that you want to recover and click Instant Recovery > VMware vSphere on the ribbon. Alternatively, you can right-click one of the selected workloads and select Instant recovery > VMware vSphere.

    Step 1. Launch Instant Recovery Wizard