User State Migration Tool (USMT) Command Repository

USMT used for a PC refresh (Hardlink)

Start a Command Prompt with Admin Privledges

scanstate C:\USMTSTORE /localonly /hardlink /auto /nocompress /l:C:\temp\scanstate.log


loadstate C:\USMTSTORE /hardlink /l:C:\temp\loadstate.log /nocompress




USMT 4.0+ 

scanstate <migrationstore> /l:<logfilelocation>  /auto /c    



VMware ESX 4 console CLI/command line command reference

vmware-cmd -l


[root@esxhost root]# vmware-cmd -l



List path and names of .registered VM vmx files on the present host
Very important!
Use the path with the UUID (vmfslabel) where requested in vmware-cmd

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