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Is it possible to convert a Virtualbox image to Hyper-V? Preferably without having to startup the virtualbox image.

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This has been discussed on our sister site before - take a look HERE.

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That depends a lot on what's in the image.

As a disclaimer, I know nothing about what VirtualBox tends to install in a guest OS image. If any of that stuff crashes when VirtualBox isn't present, there's nothing I know of that will help you.

But if your guest OS is Windows Vista or later, you can do quite a bit of servicing off-line, just by mounting the disk image and manipulating it via the OPK tools. You can install drivers and other components, including the Hyper-V integration components.

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