Join the community Back I agree Powerful tools you need, all for free. Your solution worked for me too. I'm starting to think maybe bad storage (HD). Slow, not really. Network, none for sure. Right now, I have the server in my shop. How can I check HD health without In /var/lib/vmware/Virtual Machines/ there are 2 folders which end in .lck. this content
One of the disks in this virtual machine is already in use by a virtual machine or by a snapshot a.p. Departing from airport before visa is valid, but arriving when it is Is adding the ‘tbl’ prefix to table names really a problem? a single large .vmdk file). prashanth 22 January 2013 at 11:37 pm KenPem @ I deleted .SLA files I working now, thanks alot Diego 22 February 2013 at 2:08 pm Nice, It worked for me, thanks
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Re: Unable to open .vmdk file. Aug 9, 2013 2:11 AM (in response to Gaurz) Please extract the descriptor from "E:\win2k32\Windows Server 2003 Enterprise Edition2" too and attach it to a reply post. Pankaj Kapoor 31 March 2016 at 12:09 am Delete .LCK folders works for me Bijay shankar jha 2 June 2016 at 6:51 pm I will need to delete any .LCK file For example, if your virtual machine was named "Windows XP Professional", the line would read: scsi0:0.fileName = "Windows XP Professional.vmdk" Power on the VM.
I'm pretty sure it's because I'm using a Mac OS X VM but what filea am I supposed to look for? Thanks for sharing! Re: Unable to open .vmdk file. Cannot Open The Disk Or One Of The Snapshot Disks It Depends On Vmware Workstation December 4, 2008 Simon Worked for me as well!
Like Show 0 Likes (0) Actions Go to original post Actions Remove from profile Feature on your profile More Like This Retrieving data ... One of the disks in this virtual machine is already in use by a virtual machine or by a snapshot Gaurz Aug 9, 2013 9:57 AM (in response to a.p.) Wowww Do you have enough room to try and create a clone of the machine? 0 Tabasco OP Anthony384 Nov 17, 2013 at 5:02 UTC Plesim is an IT September 2, 2009 dom thanks… worked for me too.
extremesanity I've been seeing something similar when trying to do a SRM failover. Module Diskearly Power On Failed. Cannot Open The Disk '/vmfs/volumes On your VM, right-click it and select "Edit Settings". When you click on Edit Settings on a VM and select the hard drive, you can see that for "Type" it is probably currently listed as Thick Provision Eager or Lazy Just i delete the two lock the from vm directory as per recommendation.
Cannot Open The Disk Or One Of The Snapshot Disks It Depends On Failed To Lock The File
Guy C Great post Gabe - hope all is well ! Great Tip December 1, 2008 Ngo viet yen Wow i did it. Vmware Unable To Open File Vmdk The System Cannot Find The File Specified is there any problem in the settings?.please help. Failed To Start The Virtual Machine. Module Diskearly Power On Failed. Cannot Open The Disk My name is Ivan Versluis.
gracefully shut down the VM (don't suspend) close VMware Workstation or at least the VM's tab connect the external drive (For simplicity I will use drive letter X: for it in news Pietro 23 December 2010 at 9:08 am I was checking your solution but everything was fine in my file. Incapsula incident ID: 259000480045614926-62923568710877957 current community blog chat Super User Meta Super User your communities Sign up or log in to customize your list. First- stop the backups for now Second- Get your VM's consolidated and cleaned up. Vmdk Was Not Found
I had been running several VMware Workstation machines under XP Pro with VMware Workstation v-6.5 with a Dell Vostro 220 4Gb RAM machine, and wanted to migrate the virtual machines to You can read or write to the vmdk file without loading the virtual system. it works for Me But by just deleting the Lck folders Kirubakaran 6 May 2014 at 12:43 pm @KenPem. http://softwaredevelopercertification.com/cannot-open/vmware-player-cannot-open-vmdk.php June 2, 2009 Pallav Cheers, Works Like A Beauty June 8, 2009 mj thanks June 19, 2009 roly gracias fiera me sirvio mucho ya lo daba por muerto mi
share|improve this answer answered Apr 5 at 16:18 ylluminate 265617 add a comment| Your Answer draft saved draft discarded Sign up or log in Sign up using Google Sign up Could Not Open/create Change Tracking File Like Show 0 Likes (0) Actions 7. Thanks a ton 🙂 December 29, 2009 Roderick Excellent!
Please type your message and try again. 12 Replies Latest reply: Jan 3, 2014 1:34 PM by stormthunder Unable to open .vmdk file.
Ardamis Menu Skip to content HomeAboutPortfolioColophonContact VMware "Cannot open the disk ‘XXXXXX.vmdk' or one of the snapshot disks it depends on." 52 Replies Update: According to many of the comments, a Move VM From one data store/host to another? One of the disks in this virtual machine is already in use ... Missing Vmdk File damaged disks?
I am running VMware Server 2 under an Ubuntu Server v-8.04 64 bit platform, Dell Precision T3400 8Gb RAM machine. We are had this problem and following these instructions resolved the issue however we haven't had to do this before. This issue starts when yesterday instead of Power off, have suspended. check my blog Have you tried creating a new snapshot, then immediately deleting all snapshot through the vmware snapshot manager?
From this site i get solution. September 3, 2009 Mehr Thanks a bunch!!….You saved so much of my time! So to solve this, for example in my case: in the .vmdk I saw that the parentFileNameHint was set to another location. named "Windows Server 2003 Enterprise Edition.vmdk" but dated 19/7/13 and its extracted file name attached is desc(Windows Server 2003 Enterprise Edition_bkp).txt.As you rightly stated chain broken due to newly started creating
One of the disks in this virtual machine is already in use by a virtual machine or by a snapshot a.p. Could be snapshots from a backup product. "secretary-000001.vmdk" with the "-000001" is the standard naming convention for VMware's snapshots. I'm running the free version of VMWare, I don't see the Clone function. Is this limited to the paid version?