Performing Instant VM Recovery of Workloads to Hyper-V VMs

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    To recover workloads as Hyper-V VMs, you can use the following backups:

    • Backups of Microsoft Hyper-V virtual machines created with Veeam Backup & Replication
    • Backups of VMware vSphere virtual machines created with Veeam Backup & Replication

    Support of instant recovery of AHV VMs to Hyper-V environment is “experimental”. For details, see the Veeam Experimental Support Statement.

    Before you start Instant VM Recovery, check prerequisites. Then use the Instant VM Recovery to Hyper-V wizard to recover workloads as VMs.


    1. Launch the Instant VM Recovery wizard
    2. Select workloads
    3. Select a restore point
    4. Select a target host
    5. Select a target datastore
    6. Specify network mapping
    7. Change VM name and UUID
    8. Specify secure restore settings
    9. Specify a restore reason
    10. Verify Instant VM Recovery settings
    11. Finalize Instant VM Recovery
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