Choose a compatibility levelThe virtual machine compatibility level is not that important of a decision unless you plan on moving the virtual machine from one hypervisor to another. The default option gives the most flexibility with the VMware hypervisor offerings. Given that this is a Live CD, meaning the CD boots to a usable operating environment, the recreation process should be straightforward.
Rick Vanover is a software strategy specialist for Veeam Software, based in Columbus, Ohio. Rick has years of IT experience and focuses on virtualization, Windows-based server administration, and system hardware.