Sep 13, 2016 · You can use proxmox web GUI or command line interface to create a proxmox virtual machine backup and than move to a remove server. In this article we will see how to backup and transfer a proxmox vm to another proxmox node, both using GUI and command line. Adapt # Clone VM with source vmid and target newid and raw format-proxmox_kvm: api_user : [email protected] api_password: secret api_host : helldorado clone : arbitrary_name vmid : 108 newid : 152 name : zavala # The target VM name node : sabrewulf storage : LVM_STO format : raw timeout : 300 # Note: The task can take a while. Feb 04, 2018 · The last thing you will need to do on the “other computer” is create a directory where the backups will go. Make sure you do it with the sshfs user or at least change the directory’s ownership to that user. In my case I created a folder at /mnt/raid/proxmox_backup. Now on the ProxMox system you will need to do the following.