Vmdk2Vhd is a simple utility that comes in handy when you need to convert VMDK files into Microsoft's VHD format. It is a lightweight file conversion tool that you can use to easily obtain virtual hard disk files from Virtual Machine Disk format.
Simple conversion process
This easy-to-use application displays a user-friendly and simple interface. The only thing you have to do is browse for the desired source file.
After opening the virtual hard drive image (VMDK file), you have to input the file path for the virtual hard disk drive (VHD file). At the push of a button, the program begins the conversion process, performing a sector by sector copy operation from one format to the other.
No adjustments are applied to your original VMDK file
One major advantage of this conversion application is that it does not alter your original virtual hard drive image. This way, you can continue to use your initial VMDK source file, as Vmdk2Vhd does not modify it in any way. For example, it does not uninstall VMTools or change the VMDK file properties.
Besides the ease of use and the already stated advantage, this virtual machine tool is designed for solving the compatibility issues that you might stumble upon when using virtual environments. Using Vmdk2Vhd, the operating system boots without any problems and the drivers are easily reconfigured, which makes the new virtual machine work like a charm.
An overall efficient conversion program
Although simple, Vmdk2Vhd can prove itself very useful if you want to test VMWare virtual hard disks into Virtual Server and Virtual PC. This conversion program provides users with the possibility to easily generate VHD files, which comes in handy especially for developers that have to perform software tests. Overall, it can meet the needs for virtual environments of any kind of user, beginner or not.