If you want to test some functionality in the currently running VM without interruption, or you want to make a backup, you can think of cloning. This feature helps to create the golden image or base image as well.
To make a clone, right-click on the guest VM and click on Clone….
Once you click on Clone…, a screen appears, as shown in the following screenshot:
Provide the name of the clone. If you select Reinitialize the MAC address of all network cards, every network card attached to the clone VM (Destination VM) gets a new MAC ...