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 method is disabled by 'vShield_SVM'
This occurs when the VM is an NSX Manager
- The method is disabled by 'com.vmware.vcDr'
This occurs when Site Recovery Manager protects the VM.
The following VMware KB article is related: http://kb.vmware.com/kb/2008957