Attached log. vmware tools issues 3. The disk descriptor file for the virtual machine's disk does not exist or is corrupted. How is it possible 0 LVL 117 Overall: Level 117 VMware 109 Virtualization 69 Message Active today Expert Comment by:Andrew Hancock (VMware vExpert / EE MVE)2011-05-25 Comment Utility Permalink(# a35832805) this content
Verify the path is valid and try again. I found all the files, what to do with them? Like Show 0 Likes (0) Actions 3. Please help is there any other way to fix issue.
Vmware Unable To Open File Vmdk The System Cannot Find The File Specified
What mistake I did.. I can see the VMDKs in the Datastore but if I add them i get an error. Why does Cutie act like this and lesser robots listen to it? cheers !
Kwame 24 May 2012 at 2:28 am Deleting .lck folders worked for me too. If this works, you should get your system back in an up-to-date state. Why were pre-election polls and forecast models so wrong about Donald Trump? Cannot Open The Disk Or One Of The Snapshot Disks It Depends On Vmware Workstation and vDR takes a snapshot will it fail with any error? 0 LVL 117 Overall: Level 117 VMware 109 Virtualization 69 Message Active today Expert Comment by:Andrew Hancock (VMware vExpert
I know that this was posted years ago, but it still works today. Cannot Open The Disk Or One Of The Snapshot Disks It Depends On Failed To Lock The File Sorry for a weird question :( 0 LVL 117 Overall: Level 117 VMware 109 Virtualization 69 Message Active today Expert Comment by:Andrew Hancock (VMware vExpert / EE MVE)2011-05-25 Comment Utility A Patient Saftey server is back online in minutes!!!! Randika 2 December 2012 at 4:27 am Thanks Alot…you are saved my life…:D Shahbz 21 January 2013 at 5:28 am when i power on my machine it will show this error
When powering on a virtual machine, you see a File not found error. Module Diskearly Power On Failed. Cannot Open The Disk '/vmfs/volumes Again thank you thank you and thank you once again for the idea Egli 17 February 2016 at 3:03 pm Thanks heaps for this the removing the .lck folders is what You may not have noticed that the VM was actually running on a snapshot caused by the backup application, which had not closed it. 0 Message Author Comment by:gs1uk2011-05-25 Comment Working directory variable by default is the virtual machine folder location, you can change this value by altering workingdir in the VMX file. 0 Message Author Comment by:gs1uk2011-05-25 Comment Utility
Cannot Open The Disk Or One Of The Snapshot Disks It Depends On Failed To Lock The File
Leave a Reply Cancel reply Your email address will not be published. Now, i had a problem i was unable to open .VMDK file(ECC6.0) because the snap shot support file with extension .VMX missing in its folder. Vmware Unable To Open File Vmdk The System Cannot Find The File Specified But I did not realise they were snapshot files with the configuration files. Missing Vmdk File How do I make an alien technology feel alien?
Request unsuccessful. When you take a snapshot of a VM what happens is that a delta file gets created and the original VMDK file gets converted to a Read-Only file. VMDKs After Adding the vmdks i see in the datastore to the VMX file The VMDks should look like this : Question : 1. have a peek at these guys However your article was not directly related to my issue it gave me an idea and I was able to recover the VM..
lack of disk space 2. Could Not Open/create Change Tracking File All rights reserved. I can just see the most recent once if i click VM - Task & Events - Events? 0 LVL 117 Overall: Level 117 VMware 109 Virtualization 69 Message Active
guest heavy I/O Snapshots A snap shot is a way to preserve a point in time when the VM was running OK before making changes.
Hot Network Questions Is there a way to block an elected President from entering office? First Name Please enter a first name Last Name Please enter a last name Email We will never share this with anyone. Incapsula incident ID: 518000090019604141-33193620421345427 Request unsuccessful. Failed To Start The Virtual Machine. Module Diskearly Power On Failed. Cannot Open The Disk Can you help me understand easly how snapshot works: Im confused with these..
not for noobs like me. This works fine for me…Hope this helps anyone out there 😉 Yousef 14 April 2011 at 2:48 pm Delete .LCK folders works for me, Thanks a lot Mohammad 30 July 2011 Previous examples of large scale protests after Presidential elections in US? check my blog Post navigation ← A PHP function to sum values in associative arrays Circumventing Cisco Security Agent → 52 thoughts on “VMware "Cannot open the disk ‘XXXXXX.vmdk' or one of the snapshot
Your VM will start working once again. So the snapshot is being stored in the folder with the VMX, which is the main working directory for the VM. after relaunching the application, the .lck folder reappear again The instructions on from the OP is not clear. You saved me hours of time.