StarWind V2V Converter is a free download tool that allows the conversion and cloning of VMs from one format to another and is utilized when migration or hypervisor switch is required. Compared to typical converters built into hypervisors, StarWind V2V Converter performs bi-directional conversion between multiple VM formats. The software supports the most widely used formats: VMDK, VHD/VHDX (Windows Repair Mode aware), StarWind native IMG and QCOW.
Unlike converters built-in into hypervisors, StarWind V2V Converter is bi-directional, converting any VM format into another one and back therefore providing high-levels of time-saving during migration and hypervisor switch.
StarWind V2V Converter is free software, without any hidden payments, additional required licenses or timebombs. In other words, there are no strings attached, V2V converter is good for immediate download and use.
StarWind V2V Converter alleviates risk during conversion by working with a copy of the target VM, keeping the original file intact. Any chance of data corruption or loss is eliminated.
StarWind V2V Converter supports the most widely used formats: VMDK, VHD/VHDX (Windows Repair Mode aware), StarWind native IMG, QCOW. It converts freely between them, enabling easy migration of infrastructure.