Re: failed to lock the file cannot open the disk lakshya32 Jul 11, 2014 10:38 PM (in response to radriaanse) HiWelcome to the communities.Take backup of all .lk file and start The same problem persists. –usert4jju7 Mar 21 at 4:00 add a comment| up vote 0 down vote One trick, as per this is to look at the main .vmdk of the my virtual machines are in E:\virtual servers folder and storage goes to folder E:\virtual servers\SAN folder. Move VM From one data store/host to another? this content
Recent CommentsAlexandru Ghita on Remmina & Windows 10- fixed: Unable to connect to RDP serveraustin on Remmina & Windows 10- fixed: Unable to connect to RDP serverAndreas Schmidt on Linux / The content ID of the parent virtual disk does not match the corresponding parent content ID in the child Cannot open the disk 'C:\Users\\Documents\Virtual Machines\CentOS 64-bit\CentOS 64-bit-000003.vmdk' or one of the Andy 9 June 2014 at 10:00 pm Thank you deleting folders containing .lck files did the trick thanks dinusha 8 October 2014 at 2:02 pm Delete .LCK folders works for me, network issues?
Cannot Open The Disk Or One Of The Snapshot Disks It Depends On. Failed To Lock The File
Tom 12 April 2012 at 5:59 am Thank you for the info it work like a charm!!! I know that this was posted years ago, but it still works today. Nope. 150GB free on the same datastore the vm is located and 30GB on a secondary datastore that's associated to the same vm (extra hd space). 0 Tabasco From time to time, I want to copy just the minimum files for a VMware virtual machine: the two .vmdk files and the .vmx file.
I then went to this other location, copied the CID and then went back into the problem .vmdk and pasted this CID into the parentCID field that was not correct. Do you have enough room to try and create a clone of the machine? Like Show 0 Likes (0) Actions 13. Module Diskearly Power On Failed. Cannot Open The Disk '/vmfs/volumes On your VM, right-click it and select "Edit Settings".
Thanks dude LeGoo 10 December 2014 at 11:24 am Delete .LCK folders works for me, Thanks ! Any thought…? When I re-open the program in normal mode it still gives the error Like Show 0 Likes (0) Actions 4. 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
Delete .LCK folders works for me, Thanks a lot SankarG 13 July 2013 at 6:01 am Thanx working fine wangpeng 16 August 2013 at 8:12 am Thank you very much for Could Not Open/create Change Tracking File Great and simple solution, I was working on mac recovery software and had source code which I didn't checkin and my VM was not booting. If your VM has multiple VMDKs, maybe spread over multiple datastores, you'll have to repeat this for each VMDK. - List all VMDK files: ls -l *.vmdk - Check which VMDK Join the community Back I agree Powerful tools you need, all for free.
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Re: failed to lock the file cannot open the disk mayoufk Apr 28, 2015 4:26 AM (in response to YadiJafari) Hi There,You saved my day YadiJafari....I deleted (and backed up just also if i go settings on the virtual server i get ( memory 384mb/hard disk scsi 0:0/hard disk scsi 1:0/hard disk scsi 2:0/cd rom ide 1:0/floppy/ethernet brigded/ethnernet host only/processors 1. Cannot Open The Disk Or One Of The Snapshot Disks It Depends On. Failed To Lock The File Creating your account only takes a few minutes. Cannot Open The Disk '/vmfs/volumes Failed To Lock The File total 44G drwxrwx-- 7 4.0K .
perfectly worked. not for noobs like me. network issues? have a peek at these guys I only use them prior to upgrades and like to commit them as soon as we are sure everything is working.
Highlight your hard disks. Vmware Unable To Open File Vmdk The System Cannot Find The File Specified Everything worked fine, no problems, no errors. I spent hours following different methods from other threads and those didn't work!
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Not the answer you're looking for? It may then bring down your VM. All was well until I restarted my laptop this morning & my VM started complaining as below The parent virtual disk has been modified since the child was created. Module Disk Power On Failed. Cannot Open The Disk I've looked through the vmware log & found the disk ID 2016-03-21T15:56:15.685+13:00| vmx| I125: DISKLIB-LINK : Opened 'C:\virtmac\CentOS 64-bit.vmdk' (0xe): monolithicSparse, 419430400 sectors / 200 GB. 2016-03-21T15:56:15.685+13:00| vmx| I125: DISKLIB-LINK :
dual-boot with win8 on the same laptop), after a while it returns the error: Failed to lock the file Cannot open the disk '/media/remy/WD My Book/Laptop-Remy/Laptop-Remy.vmdk' or one of the snapshot Re: failed to lock the file cannot open the disk continuum Jan 9, 2014 8:45 AM (in response to radriaanse) Maybe the vmdk(s) are still owned by root ? 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 check my blog Rich 20 July 2016 at 9:09 am THANK YOU THANK YOU so much.
It should consolidate disks for you. A new problem has developed. Every hour or so, I get an error message and my VM goes offline. The error I get is The operation on file"/vmfs/devices/deltadisks/56ea7b82-secretary-s001.vmdk" failed. If the something on these systems isn't happy, and at the moment all I can see is split chains are getting created. Are they pointing to "name.vmdk" files, "name-000001.vmdk" files, or "name-s001.vmdk" files? 0 Tabasco OP Anthony384 Nov 20, 2013 at 5:22 UTC Plesim is an IT service provider. _Justin_
When i open the machine now, it just loads for a few secs and then returns to the main screen...EDIT:This only happens when running in root mode. Thanks dude DimaK 1 August 2012 at 12:22 am Many thanks Oliver! and set these values to "false". - Click OK a few times. is it to change scsi0:0.fileName = “Windows XP Professional.vmdk” to scsi0:0.fileName = “~1kb.vmdk” or what exactly.
Kwame 24 May 2012 at 2:28 am Deleting .lck folders worked for me too. cheers ! When the VM is running, don't forget to exit your SSH session and disable SSH Service on the host. ECC6.0 file size is 207GB Hamid 17 September 2013 at 9:42 am KenPem's solution worked for me Anonymous 4 November 2013 at 3:07 pm Lol that people only compliment on KenPem.
asked 7 months ago viewed 1739 times active 7 months ago Related 1Direct3D acceleration in VMware workstation11How does VmWare Workstation perform with SSD drives?-1VMware - Workstation 94VM ware error Failed to Life saver this has just sprang my fileserver back into life after trying various other more complicated things! Yes I tried creating a new snapshot and Delete all. Just tried it again and will let you know if the vm goes offline again. 0 Mace About Advertising Privacy Terms Help Sitemap × Join millions of IT pros like you Log in to Spiceworks Reset community password Agree to Terms of Service Connect with Or Sign up
more stack exchange communities company blog Stack Exchange Inbox Reputation and Badges sign up log in tour help Tour Start here for a quick overview of the site Help Center Detailed Email Reset Password Cancel Need to recover your Spiceworks IT Desktop password? Failed to start the virtual machine. Tried consolidating snapshots through vm client. I didn't want to split my snapshots. Heck, I don't even rely on snapshots. I always backed up the data itself. This time, I wanted