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Attempting WinMount but it says… Winmount can not mount this file… Is it because it's version 2.0? RssTwitterLinkedin Previous Next VMware Workstation: Error on Power On: Failed to lock the file A quick one this: After recovering from a hung VMware Workstation host, I was booting up the Rich 20 July 2016 at 9:09 am THANK YOU THANK YOU so much. Sign in Share More Report Need to report the video? http://gmailpush.com/failed-to/vmware-error-taking-snapshot-failed-to-lock-the-file.html

You saved me a ton of time! It saved my one day work of setting up complete development environment. Up next VMware Workstation cannot connect to the virtual machine.... - hethongit.net ✔ - Duration: 1:38. Thanks for the idea. https://communities.vmware.com/thread/467312?tstart=0

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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. 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 DO NOT USE these steps if you need to retain any changes made to the virtual machine since the last snapshot: Open the *.vmx file in a text editor and find I haven't contacted them about it yet, because it seemed to be a VMWare issue.

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 Very helpful show 4 September 2013 at 8:00 am Changing the vmx helped and saved me hours… thanks Oliver bhanu 12 September 2013 at 1:01 pm hi there, am using VM Sign in to add this to Watch Later Add to Loading playlists... Cannot Open The Disk Or One Of The Snapshot Disks It Depends On PS.

cheers ! Ragaei Mahmoud 25 July 2016 at 7:04 am Another solution if deleting the .LCK does not resolve the issue. perfectly worked. Ed 7 April 2011 at 1:12 am My host application crashed bringing down the guest VM machine.

tom 16 January 2011 at 11:06 pm Hello I am trying to recover from a crash of a Vmware 2.0 vmdk file… I've tried removing the lck files/folders but this didn't Module Snapshot Power On Failed is it possible to have scsi shared hdd facility on vmware 1.0.3?..your valuable response will be highly appreciated. I tried to virtualise my physical machine again a few times, but this doesn't matter.. nightdk22 5,630 views 2:13 How to consolidate a snapshot in VMware ESX when there are virtual machine errors - Duration: 18:25.

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Awesome Inc. Failed To Lock The File Vmdk Text Quote Post |Replace Attachment Add link Text to display: Where should this link go? Failed To Lock The File Vmware Shared Disk I still can't open the machine and It automatically re-makes the vmx.lck folder.Inside the folder:M53809.mck Like Show 0 Likes (0) Actions 8.

msg: "Cannot open the disk. ‘D:\Programs\Virtual Machine*" Reason: Failed to lock the file. check over here I was tried using SAP BW .VMX file by changing some necessary fields in the code through notepad and stored in ECC location with .VMX extension. 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 ? Bill 31 December 2014 at 10:21 pm I need help. Module Diskearly Power On Failed

And Daniel, I went through some of the other things yesterday that were involved in that first shortcut that you sent. 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 I do have to say that the replications have saved me several times. his comment is here Solutions?

The third server is at another branch of ours, receiving regular replications. Failed To Lock The File (16392) is it to change scsi0:0.fileName = “Windows XP Professional.vmdk” to scsi0:0.fileName = “~1kb.vmdk” or what exactly. This was unusual as I knew the disk was indeed there and there weren't any snapshots of the machine in question.

SOLUTION: Delete any .LCK folders within the main VM folder.

So, I went to the folder for that virtual machine and saw these extra files that I wasn't expecting: These "lck" folders are created when locks are placed on vmdk and Thanks lot? gave me at least a base even though I lost my changes..   vmdk restores have all sorts of options but there are a couple of vmware experts on here that Vmware Cannot Delete Lck File Do you have snapshots still open?

I had a server do something similar to this.  Veeam would not back it up because of a snapshot issue.  Turns out a Snapshot was stuck and I could not even 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 that i have created two scsi hdd's on the first vm server from settings (one for cluster&one for quarom)the problem is that when i start first server its ok its weblink Cannot open the disk 'vmfs/volumes/x/x/x.vmdk' or one of the snapshot disks it depends on.

I shut it down, reattached the disk, opened again and got the file lock error. 0 Habanero OP B-C Sep 13, 2011 at 2:52 UTC looks like you're But also the error is gone. My VMware | VMware.comSearch ActivityBrowseAll ContentBlog PostsDiscussionsDocumentsPollsBookmarksPopular tagsCommunitiesGroupsPeopleLog inRegisterHomeVMTN Forums Mobile AppsBlogsTwitterFacebookGoogle+LinkedInYouTubeGroupsPodcasts vSphere NSXVirtual SAN vCenterFusionWorkstationvExpertVMware {code} CloudCredSubmit a Link Home > VMTN > Workstation Pro > Discussions Please I use them as my last resource because the trouble that I get into is usually too complex for the first guy that I get.

I do believe that the CID configuration helped a lot. 1 Habanero OP B-C Sep 14, 2011 at 12:16 UTC sidebar question for me - so Veeam is When I pull it back up I get that error. This link is helpful. It must be the power of SpiceHeads!