I needed to convert a virtual machine created on VMware Fusion 9, to make it run on VirtualBox 5. To do that, you need to convert the virtual machine to the Open Virtualisation Format (.OVF).
These are the steps to accomplish this:
Because PC and Mac keyboards differ, you must press certain key combinations to enable certain PC commands on a Mac keyboard. For keys with no keyboard equivalent, Fusion provides the Send Key item in the Virtual Machine menu. For keys with no keyboard equivalent, Fusion provides the Send Key item in the Virtual Machine menu. SnapshotsWith VMware Fusion Pro you can use Snapshots to create a ‘rollback point’ to revert to on-the-fly. System Requirements: 64-bit capable Intel® Mac (Compatible with Core 2 Duo, Xeon, i3, i5, i7 processors or better).Minimum 4GB of RAM.750MB free disk space for VMware Fusion and at least 5GB for each virtual machine.
- Locate the file of the VMware virtual machine you want to convert
- Right-click and select Show Package Contents
- Copy all these files to a new folder
- Download and install the VMware OVF Tool. This is a command line tool that will do the conversion.
- Open Terminal and execute the following command
The conversion can take quite some time. For me, it took about 3 hours for a 140 GB Windows 8 image
- Once the conversion is finished, open VirtualBox and from the Filemenu, select Import appliance
After the import, power on the VM, uninstall the VMware Tools and install the VirtualBox Guest additions.
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