Kwame 24 May 2012 at 2:28 am Deleting .lck folders worked for me too. Daniel, I made the changes and relinked some broken CIDs, but still no. Related PostsFind the ESXi that owns the VMDK lock or other file lock on a VMFS datastore Find the ESXi that owns the VMDK lock or other file lock on a PST on Dec. 30th with the primary email address on your Experts Exchange account and tell us about yourself and your experience. have a peek at this web-site
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 is there any problem in the settings?.please help. 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 It worked for a few months and then stopped working (the replication, not the VM).
Thanks a lot. I deleted my snapshot and not the Consolidated Helper and the VM crashed, which was also the vCenter Server. 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 VMX file can't add
Robin 29 November 2011 at 6:55 am Big thanks to KemPem, deleting .LCK folders worked for me aswell. thanks for sharing the knowledge! Join our community for more solutions or to ask questions. Failed To Lock The File Vmware Shared Disk B-C, I'm happy to share.
thx everty thing work October 22, 2009 Paul I'd just like to add my thanks too! Failed To Lock The File (40003) (0x2013) And Daniel, I went through some of the other things yesterday that were involved in that first shortcut that you sent. Worked great. thanks November 22, 2008 Ragu Thank you for your post, it worked great!
Everything worked fine, no problems, no errors. Cannot Open The Disk '/vmfs/volumes Failed To Lock The File June 2, 2009 Pallav Cheers, Works Like A Beauty June 8, 2009 mj thanks June 19, 2009 roly gracias fiera me sirvio mucho ya lo daba por muerto mi Best Answer Thai Pepper OP Daniel Eaton Sep 13, 2011 at 3:33 UTC This KB has saved me from this problem before http://kb.vmware.com/selfservice/microsites/search.do?language=en_US&cmd=displayKC&externalId=1004232 I had to recreate the descriptor files The idea behind Networknet.nl started in 2002 and with Wordpress platform it became online late 2006.
No corresponding device is available on the host. About Advertising Privacy Terms Help Sitemap × Join millions of IT pros like you Log in to Spiceworks Reset community password Agree to Terms of Service Connect with Or Sign up Cannot Open The Disk Or One Of The Snapshot Disks It Depends On. Failed To Lock The File Thanks. Module Diskearly Power On Failed Like Show 0 Likes (0) Actions 14.
is it possible to have scsi shared hdd facility on vmware 1.0.3?..your valuable response will be highly appreciated. But the investigation is before the fix, so let´s start with that first. It tries to open but as soon as windows screen appears i get a blu screen! Source I'm not the best one to ask about reliability until I get the current problem resolved (I fixed one of the two problem VMs, but still haven't fixed the final server,
August 27, 2009 Niels Brinch Just wanted to add my name to the long list of people who solved their problem from this tip. Module Diskearly Power On Failed. Cannot Open The Disk '/vmfs/volumes 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 There are several solutions posted for this that tell you to delete the .lck files.
Join Now I can't get my VM to open. In that case the solution is damn simple, migrate the virtual machine using either cold migration to another datastore or Storage vMotion. Join & Ask a Question Need Help in Real-Time? Vmware Fusion Failed To Lock The File Start your VMware and it will work.
The simple solution is to remove this directory (you'll recognize it by the extension ‘.lck') The error is most likely caused by a wrong shutdown of VMware (either it crashed, or But the next step is to delete the Snapshots and one of the meanest situations are locked files that stop you from doing so.# There are many different kinds of locking see here : http://www.networknet.nl/apps/wp/archives/396 0 LVL 1 Overall: Level 1 Message Author Comment by:Tony ID: 373193302011-12-21 Thanks for the quick response I've stopped the virtual machine and checked the datastore have a peek here ugo montorsi May 28, 2009 Brian Thanks a million… worked for me and saved my VM!
From time to time, I want to copy just the minimum files for a VMware virtual machine: the two .vmdk files and the .vmx file. Not a member? I had been running several VMware Workstation machines under XP Pro with VMware Workstation v-6.5 with a Dell Vostro 220 4Gb RAM machine, and wanted to migrate the virtual machines to July 22, 2009 Babu Excellent!!!!!
I don't even know how many times I have had to go to a Replication server to get files, but that includes replications from vReplicator as well. Mark 8 August 2012 at 11:48 am Many thanks, deleting the .lck worked, now I should just do a back up just to be safe. Join Now For immediate help use Live now! Conclusion Definitely a VMware vSphere bug that can end up nasty when you don´t have any space left on a datastore to move the VM to get the file unlocked and
Re: failed to lock the file cannot open the disk ash2007 Nov 4, 2014 5:33 AM (in response to radriaanse) Thanks ! Visitors on Networknet.nl Popular TagsAcronis Apple Application Virtualization AppV Bitlocker Cacti CentOS Cisco CMSMadeSimple Core Server Dell Dutch ESX Exchange General Hyper-V IE JeOS Lync MacOS Microsoft Office 2007 Personal PowerShell That is actually the first step - know about your situation! Posted in VMWare September 27, 2008 BT Thanks!
last time I was able to use a delta because I had done several snapshots... KenPem 8 November 2010 at 4:45 am If this happens as the result of a crash, rather than intentionally as a "boot-clean" restart, and you're trying to recover, then a less-destructive hiper 9 December 2011 at 6:21 am I had the same problem, but I noticed that my harddisk had no space available, I did a cleaning and VMW is working again. Log onto the server running the Backup Exec database.
You saved me a ton of time! The third server is at another branch of ours, receiving regular replications. Thanks for your help and input. Sign in to your account Account Login Username Password Sign in Forgot your password?
This solved my problem.