How to stop a running (hung) export task from ESXi?

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Got a lab PC setup with Esxi 6.7 u3 which I test vSphere implementation, nested setup.

I tried to export a ESX6.7 nested VM, but the task stuck at 50%. Is there way to stop it?


I find “esxcli vm process kill” can be used to kill process, but how to find that process?


I also tried to export to ovf from a vcenter lab (nested) in the lab PC above, via selecting the VM | Template | Export OVF template. It just stop at 0%.


Find this tool “Open Virtualization Format Tool (ovftool) 4.4.0”, have not tested it out. But it look like the preferred method to export and import VM or vApp..  Is it true?


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