When attempting to migrate an Instant Recovery VM to a production datastore using VMware Storage vMotion the following error occurs:
The method is disabled by 'vm-###' Call ‘VirtualMachine.Relocate’ for object 'vm_name' on vCenter Server ‘vCenter_Name’ failed.
To correct this issue, remove the Instant Recovered VM from Inventory and add it back to inventory, using the following steps:
This article is regarding the error "The method is disabled by," specifically when using Storage vMotion to migrate an Instant Recovery VM.
Examples of similar errors that are not related to this KB:
The following VMware KB article is related: http://kb.vmware.com/kb/2008957
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