VMware: Convert VHD to VMDK with WinImage

Last week I’ve converted a .VHD (Microsoft Virtual PC) to .VMDK for a customer with the application WinImage, the process was very easy.. a little how to:

WinImage 8.5: Download



– Select: Convert Virtual Hard Disk image..


– Select: Create Fixed Size Virtual Hard Disk


– Select, Safe as: VMware VMDK (*vmdk), select target location and type the new (.vmdk) file name





Sander Daems is founder and author of this blog and working as a Lead (Sr.) Consultant by UNICA ICT Solutions. Sander has 15+ years experience in IT, primary focus: virtualization and modern worksplace.

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3 thoughts on “VMware: Convert VHD to VMDK with WinImage

  1. Helaas duurt de conversie soms erg lang en gaat het niet altijd goed. Maar handige tip! Ook al diverse keren gebruikt. (Je kunt het ook voor Hyper-V en Xen gebruiken trouwens :-))

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