How To Turn a Physical Computer Into A Virtual Machine

by mingoto

Create a Virtual Hard Drive (VHD) of a physical machine even while the machine is up and running:

http://www.howtogeek.com/howto/8054/how-to-turn-a-physical-computer-into-a-virtual-machine-with-disk2vhd/

P2V is the process of converting physical computers
to virtual computers.  This involves copying the physical computer’s data
(operating system, installed applications, local data, etc) to a virtual
computer:

http://www.jesseweb.com/wordpress/?p=751