If the .vmdk file is not used by other virtual machines, confirm that there are no VMkernel or Service Console processes locking the file, per the above section, Locating the file Cheers, Simon Reply Kunal says 20 August 2010 at 1:39 pm Thanks..you saved my life 🙂 Reply Kunal says 20 August 2010 at 1:58 pm Just be careful to choose the Browse other questions tagged 12.04 vmware or ask your own question. After setting up the basic machine, I clicked the Finish button in the wizard, but the window did not close. http://forumyaren.com/unable-to/vmware-error-connecting-vmx-is-not-started.php
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What i've found out was the "VMware Workstation Server" was not started. Mar 01 10:31:23.016: vmui| Unable to open file "D:\VMware\Virtual Machines\XP-Office2007\XP-Office2007.vmdk": One of the disks in this virtual machine is already in use by a virtual machine or by a snapshot. i did a lot a of snapshots and i wan't to retrieve them. Food for thought, Reply Leave a Reply Cancel reply Your email address will not be published.
aussieboykie 25 February 2014 at 5:25 pm Running as Administrator did the trick for me. As such, the command can be used to test the file and directory locking mechanism in the VMFS filesystem, where the procedure is expected to fail on locked files. After i disabled vmware from startup and manually start it , appears this error "internal error". Vmware Failed To Lock The File Why does WordPress use outdated jQuery v1.12.4?
share|improve this answer answered Mar 15 '15 at 16:09 ejaenv 1011 add a comment| Your Answer draft saved draft discarded Sign up or log in Sign up using Google Sign Any thoughts? In particular, you have to verify "VMware Workstation Server". https://kb.vmware.com/kb/1004232 VMware Workstation - Internal error.
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I like to think I'm pretty decent with VMware, so I decided I'd roll up my sleeves, dig into the VM, and try to figure it out. over here Reply pitpa says 26 January 2015 at 12:46 pm Hi, I tried but I got the bluescreen while the Windows is loading. Vmx.lck File He loves working in the ever changing IT industry & spends most of his time working with Virtualization, Cloud & other Enterprise IT based technologies, in particular VMware, EMC and HP Unable To Load Configuration File Vmx So after killing the process I made more space.
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i was getting the "the virtual machine is already in use by an application on your computer" message and deleting the lck folder did the trick….facepalm that i didn't discover this This is an NFS file lock. I have tried couple of work-a-rounds. http://forumyaren.com/unable-to/vmware-error-connecting-vmx-not-started.php It is in fact not possible to run the virtual server in VMware Workstation if the host security settings are robust enough, and in the case of a PC, this is
During the creation process point the new VM’s drives to the existing disk (VMDK) files of the server with the corrupt/missing VMX file. Add To Inventory Greyed Out I am not a blogger for EMC and write about topics and products which interest me, and hopefully you too. Re: [Q] Cannot start any VM - internal error Marcus4Aspern Oct 5, 2011 7:52 AM (in response to Marcus4Aspern) can really nobody help me, please?TIAMarcus4Aspern Like Show 0 Likes (0) Actions
I will have to add this to my notes. Running VMware workstation as an administrator sorted out the issue ThomasB 18 December 2013 at 4:12 am Thanks Turker, your solution to: Right-click on VmPlayer icon and run as admin. MAC address poll for auto-created NIC is different from manual-created. Module Diskearly Power On Failed This morning I was having some home desktop issues so as a good little Windows user I decided it might be time for a reboot. I suspended a work Win7 VM
Link to VMware KB article 1002511: http://kb.vmware.com/selfservice/microsites/search.do?language=en_US&cmd=displayKC&externalId=1002511 Reply Nathan says 15 December 2011 at 7:57 pm Thank you as this saved me a ton of time in getting this machine back If any additional virtual machines are configured to use the disk, determine if they are currently running. This contained all of our work product and would have been absolutely the end of me if lost. http://forumyaren.com/unable-to/vmware-mks-xpi-error-204.php Jamie Tee 23 October 2013 at 11:56 am With Workstation 10, had the same problem.
This solved “internal error” problem solved it for me and it was, an instant solution so well worth trying before anything more lengthy. Search vTexan Search for: Popular postsHow to setup your first Desktop Pool in VMware View 5How to install configure and deploy VMware View 5 on vSphere 5FastCache-the answer to the Automated After going through this page, i try to check on the services. Jasmine 11 October 2014 at 1:12 am restart/start service : VMware Authorization Service Joy 9 December 2014 at 2:18 pm " deleting the .vmx..lck directory and it’s contents" works for me
Since the reinstall, upon clicking the "Power on this virtual machine" link, VMware returns a cryptic "Internal error." and fails to start the VM. Ik had a Win 7 x64 corrupted in Player 7. Incapsula incident ID: 443000270221318592-283586468561748407 Request unsuccessful.