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This post was written for a specific scenario related to missing snapshot files, but if you are merely trying to power on a VM that was working recently, you may be Thank u so much.It worked for me May 20, 2011 at 3:27 AM Siraj Pathan said... Yükleniyor... For whatever reason, when I went back to get the logs, I saw that the replication worked! http://computerhelpdev.com/failed-to/vmware-fusion-failed-to-lock-shared-memory.php

thank you April 15, 2010 at 1:12 AM thedp said... THANK YOU VERY MUCH, YOU SAVE MY DAY !!!!! I have read a tonne of info on upgrades etc etc but I just need the answer to that question.   Many Thanks for any help you can provide,   Karl I just wanted to let everyone know I had the problem and it resolved it, however I have a standard windows 7 VM I copy normally, to save time. https://communities.vmware.com/thread/174283?start=0&tstart=0

I wandered into my package contents and looked around, then found your article and removed the .Ick files and all was good with the world again! =] Matt January 3, Thanks :D October 10, 2008 at 12:01 AM John said... So if you fix one lock and then continue to get a similar message, check to see where the new lock that it's complaining about is. Re: "Failed to lock main memory file" errors jbhmh2 Aug 20, 2010 4:39 AM (in response to jehrler) Can anyone tell me how to get into the guest file package to

VMWare loaded Windows XP no problem after that was done. In case you have more than one instance Step 3:  Resume the VM. Thanks a lot, this helped me on vmware server. 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.

April 3, 2009 at 6:35 AM Marcelo said... I upgraded VM Server Ver 1 to Ver 2 and the VM's wouldn't mount once updated until I deleted the locked files.Thanks again,J. Tricks That Make you Smart 29.179 görüntüleme 2:15 Problem Opening OS in VMware | Internal Error in VMware Work station - Süre: 2:45.

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Join 77 other subscribers Email Address Sponsored Links Categories Accommodation Art Code Conspiracy Theories Cruising Design Flying Food & Drink Games Hardware Internet Movies Music Other Photography Politics Rants Reading Religion was just hoping they'd chime in.... 0 Thai Pepper OP Best Answer Daniel Eaton Sep 13, 2011 at 3:33 UTC This KB has saved me from this problem January 26, 2012 at 12:05 PM Santhosh said... 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

December 28, 2012 at 2:55 PM Adil Siddiqui said... http://computerhelpdev.com/failed-to/vmware-workstation-8-reason-failed-to-lock-the-file.php Thanks for the comments as well. 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 This is currently in my .vmx text file- scsi0:0.fileName = "Windows 7 Ultimate.vmdk" How would I need to change it to make this work?

Lütfen daha sonra yeniden deneyin. 10 Eki 2014 tarihinde yayınlandıWhen attempting to start a virtual machine on VMware Workstation you may see the error"Failed to lock the main memory file" and Bu özellik şu anda kullanılamıyor. AWESOME...I was scared to death because my machine and the backup both were not working...just deleting the files and bam they worked again...thank you. Source March 2011 and i helped me as well.ThanksCanmore March 22, 2011 at 1:01 PM Mohamed said...

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April 27, 2009 at 11:22 AM WilG said...

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 Are there any snapshot files (deltas) referenced within the base vmdk Orin the directory? 0 Mace OP Helpful Post StorageNinja Sep 13, 2011 at 10:58 UTC What is All rights reserved. What is the backup system in use here? 0 Habanero OP B-C Sep 14, 2011 at 4:44 UTC   Ryan888 wrote:  trying to replicate this VM with Veeam.

September 26, 2011 at 12:44 AM Amit said... Thanks. March 16, 2010 at 4:14 PM Team - Online Systems said... have a peek here I had just done a bunch of work, thought to myself, "Should I back up to my external drive?", said, "Nah", then I started getting that error, and was like, "Holy...!"You're

When I start this VM, WS8 flashes a message "This virtual machine's CMOS is not compatible with this version of workstation. My system started freezing up (due to REAL hardware problem, not VMware), and I had to force-reboot the hardware several times before the bad video card was diagnosed and replaced.   I have other production servers on it so I couldn't take it down during the day, but I rebooted last night. Post to Cancel %d bloggers like this: Gezinmeyi atla TROturum açAra Yükleniyor...

worked great December 7, 2012 at 6:19 AM Killian Kavanagh said... helpful information.....thank you August 13, 2012 at 6:49 AM Akash said... September 19, 2009 at 7:15 AM Anton said... However I cannot SSH, reconnect or open the direct console interface (F2) on it.  Seems to be just frozen.

Virtulux 92.218 görüntüleme 4:45 How to fix "vmci.sys is incorrect" in Vmware workstation/player - Süre: 4:31. Rob 30 August 2013 at 7:21 am Thanks. Thanks!, it helps December 3, 2008 at 6:12 PM Jose Angel Rivera said... December 30, 2011 at 10:34 AM Sridhar said...

Reply Subscribe RELATED TOPICS: Cannot open the disk 'path.vmdk' or one of the snapshot disks it depends on Cannot Power On Virtual Machine Using VMWare Infrastructure Client Get a VM back thaks worked just fine ;) April 25, 2016 at 7:15 AM Post a Comment Newer Post Older Post Home Subscribe to: Post Comments (Atom) About Me I am Gary Payne, an Reason: The system cannot find the file specified. Is that too high level?

It worked for a few months and then stopped working (the replication, not the VM). I did not have any *.lck files in the VM's disk folder but I managed to get it working by removing the Hard Disk from its settings and adding it back Hope for your help!Thanks! 0 0 10/30/12--11:41: Installing ESXi 5.1 - PSOD LINT1 motherboard interrupt Contact us about this article Hello,   I get this error when I try to install Then I thought I give it another shot to see if I missed something and  logged into the web client again - and woa - there it was - the vcenter 

But it also work for me! I left VM running over night and my automatic back up had to shut down the VM. Same as everyone else, power outage on ESX server. February 15, 2010 at 1:07 PM Manan said...