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I troubleshot this quite a bit and am coming up empty. It may be bundled with the Standard edition, too, so check with your VMware vendor or buy it from VMware directly. Windows 2000 Shingi Nov 30, 2009 1:40 AM (in response to Shingi) Thank you. Connect with top rated Experts 14 Experts available now in Live! weblink

The restore from the .bkf for the D:, E:, & F: disks looks to be about 2 hours for about 225 GB. Join and Comment By clicking you are agreeing to Experts Exchange's Terms of Use. Hi, for people out there needing the MS Sysprep for windows 2000, I just found the link October 23, 2013 at 7:38 PM Anonymous said... It gets a "Disk Read Error has Occurred" every time.

Ben,Thank you for the tip Ben! Same result every time. chrisbel,Thank you for your kind words, and I'm glad everything worked out smoothly.I'm surprised there are organizations still using Windows 2000! Your instructions were so well written that they gave me confidence to go ahead and try it.

Windows 2000 Shingi Nov 25, 2009 11:50 PM Hi.I have Windows 2000on physical computer. No, I'm afraid this is al I have to work with. 0 Serrano OP LarryCK Apr 29, 2013 at 4:34 UTC Thanks Texkonor, I'm afraid I lost you It is just as reliable as Raid5 during a rebuild. It is also a part of vmware tools.

March 3, 2016 at 8:42 AM Post a Comment Newer Post Older Post Home Subscribe to: Post Comments (Atom) Blog Archive ► 2016 (5) ► February (2) ► January (3) ► I'm guessing that it defaults to SCSI unless you explicitly tell it to convert to IDE. I still get the same result. Vere UN-Traumatic experience.

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Solved Hyper-V, Windows XP vhd error "A disk read error occurred, Press Ctrl+Alt+Del to restart." Posted on 2009-06-24 Windows OS MS Virtual Server Windows Server 2008 1 Verified Solution 6 Comments Do you have / Can you get spares?   By the fact they boot in Player I think (I could be wrong) it's safe to assume your VM's are okay. 0 All rights reserved. Privacy Policy Site Map Support Terms of Use Moiz Blog These are some of the issues I have came across which I would love to share with you all... "Share the

This shows that Hyper-V is now accessing the correct boot drive, there's just something else going on. So instead of rebuilding RAID5 I have build RAID0 of two healthy disks (gives me same capacity as RAID5) and installed ESXi 4.1 on the new RAID0 Before I build the Type: mkdir /mnt/os If your operating system (OS) is installed on the first hard disk, first partition, then type:mount /dev/sda1 /mnt/os You can now open a file manager in the graphical Press Ctrl+alt+del To Restart.

Type: fdisk -lThis will list all disks in your VM. Anonymous,You install the converter either on the vCenter server (4.x) or on a desktop machine (XP/Win7), then deploy the sysprep tools on the same machine where vCenter Converter is installed, not It allows you to schedule tasks (actions) on a recurring basis, such as hourly, daily, weekly, monthly, at log on, at startup, on idle, etc. check over here The SCSI ID should read SCSI 0:0.

Thanks a lot. sda1 is the first partition in your first hard disk. Another step was to convert it from the working VMware machine to a vhd, with exactly the same results.

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After the service is started, run VMware Converter and it should connect. July 12, 2012 at 5:45 PM Anonymous said... VMware Converter Standalone is free.

  1 Mace OP John White Apr 29, 2013 at 8:42 UTC The error points to a bad copy of the vmdk and vmx.

Then change the adapter type to Bus Logic Change the line to: ddb.adapterType = "buslogic"Save the file. VMware requires that you register to be able to download, but their servers are slow (at least in my experience). Or with some errors like "disk error occurred, press ctrl+alt+del to restart" after P2V, the virtual machine fails to boot. this content Since you only have 3 drives, your Hypervisor doesn't change much, so it would be better to mirror that and Raid10 your SAN array. 0 Serrano OP LarryCK Apr 29,

Join Now For immediate help use Live now! To test that the initial P2V worked, I installed VMWare Server 2 on the same machine with the standalone converter. Thank you! Marked as answer by Carmen SummersMicrosoft employee Wednesday, June 23, 2010 11:49 PM Monday, March 08, 2010 1:38 AM Reply | Quote All replies 0 Sign in to vote During the