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The "Original Config" that the machines revert to have snapshots that are supposed to be there always - base XP VM, base Win7 VM, etc. I've tried doing both Copy&Replacing and Copying without Replacing and I get the error "Error restoring snapshot: a required file was not found." permalinkembedsaveparentgive gold[–]GSXRules[VCAP] 0 points1 point2 points 2 years ago(5 children)what If you revert or go to an earlier snapshot, the earlier snapshot becomes the parent snapshot of the virtual machine. Is that no longer the case?I should also mention that I am able to make a linked clone from the snapshot. his comment is here

I guess not enough patience is my problem? permalinkembedsavegive gold[–]geeoph[S] 0 points1 point2 points 2 years ago(6 children)WMware Workstation on Windows 7 Pro I saved: WinXP.nvram, WinXP.vmsd, WinXP.vms, WinXP-00000X.vmdk (2 of them), SnapshotX.vmsn to my flash drive. Incapsula incident ID: 259000501610537901-630501796070228770 Request unsuccessful. Logs.zip 444.6 K v10-Master_DemoServer.vmx 3.8 K v10-Master_DemoServer.vmsd 612 bytes dirlisting.txt 650 bytes Like Show 0 Likes (0) Actions 3. https://communities.vmware.com/thread/344020?start=0&tstart=0

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Re: Error restoring snapshot continuum Jan 23, 2012 12:38 PM (in response to timofcourse) that sounds like the VM is coming from ESXi ???to help you we need:the vmware.logsa list of Error restoring snapshot timofcourse Jan 23, 2012 12:35 PM On two separate occasions since upgrading to VMware Workstation 8 Ive run into the following error when trying to revert back to Unlike Revert, the Go To command is not limited to the parent snapshot of the current state. You can not post a blank message.

Jan 23, 2012 12:56 PM (in response to timofcourse) CBT (Changed Block Tracking) is a feature of ESXi. My problem is there are these snapshots that are in the virtual machine directories that are always there. Hence my problem: When I finish working and shut off the machine, my snapshots are erased. browse this site What files are you saving to your flash drive?

After you take a snapshot, that stored state — the parent snapshot of the current state — is the parent snapshot of the virtual machine. Incapsula incident ID: 259000501610537901-3444393123768369960 Request unsuccessful. But that has proven difficult... My problem is I don't know which files that I actually need when saving these snapshots.

Spam Filter: The spam filter can get a bit ahead of itself. Get More Info GotoSnapshot This command activates the snapshot currently selected in the snapshot manager. vSphere 6.0 Upgrade Center Security Hardening Guides VMware HCL General Links: VMware Knowledgebase VMware Documentation Support Insider Blog VMware Communities KBTV on YouTube VMwareCares on Twitter VMware Technical Papers Icons: The Just make a self post!

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The parent snapshot of a virtual machine is the snapshot on which the current state (the You Are Here position) is based (see The Parent Snapshot). 1. permalinkembedsaveparentgive gold[–]geeoph[S] 0 points1 point2 points 2 years ago(1 child)Those directories are so huge and take a long time. Incapsula incident ID: 259000501610537901-2917696942047953703 VMware VMware Workstation 5.0 Features | Documentation | Knowledge Base | Discussion Forums Prev Contents Last Next Restoring a Snapshot: Revert or Go To? weblink All rights reserved.REDDIT and the ALIEN Logo are registered trademarks of reddit inc.πRendered by PID 23612 on app-580 at 2016-12-08 11:20:59.939166+00:00 running 10ae0db country code: DE.

Does that make sense? Will also delete on comment score of -1 or less. | FAQs | Mods | Magic Words | flag a glitch permalinkembedsaveparentgive gold[–]GSXRules[VCAP] 0 points1 point2 points 2 years ago(2 children)Snapshot, copy the What happens when you try to revert?

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Re: Error restoring snapshot timofcourse Jan 25, 2012 5:41 AM (in response to a.p.) That did it. Show 5 replies 1. The Parent Snapshot The parent snapshot of a virtual machine is the snapshot on which the current state (the You Are Here position) is based. Current Links: To all new readers of /r/vmware What's new in vSphere 6.5?

I've tried saving the files that have been modified most recently when I "Take a snapshot..." but I've run into problems reverting back to these images... Everything virtual. The current disk and memory states are discarded, and the virtual machine reverts to the disk and memory states of the parent snapshot. http://ndsman.net/vmware-error/vmware-error-ui-timeout.php If you are an employee, please PM VMwareTech or alytle for verification instructions and we will add it to yours as well!

Machines are deep frozen so the next day I come in and copy those files back over to the appropriate VM in C:/Virtual Machines. You can restore a snapshot in VMware Workstation by using the Revert and Go to commands. Re: Error restoring snapshot a.p. Prior to Workstation v8/ESXi5 we were able to do this and use snapshots all the time without issue.

Please type your message and try again. 5 Replies Latest reply: Jan 25, 2012 10:58 AM by a.p. Have a technical question?