To repair a VMware virtual hard disk on Windows 10, go to the VMWare site and download (see also

Repair VMware Virtual Hard Disk on Windows 10

Unzip the folder. Rename the file to vmware-vdiskmanager.exe and copy it following location.

C:\Program Files\VMware\VMware Workstation


C:\Program Files (x86)\VMware\VMware Workstation if you have 64-bit operating system.

Shut down any virtual machines that are running and quit VMware workstation. Restart the window.

Open the command prompt with admin privileges and execute the following command.

vmware-vdiskmanager -R <virtual disk.vmdk>

where virtual disk.vmdk is the path of the virtual hard disk file.

How to Repair VMware Virtual Hard Disk on Windows 10?

Karim Buzdar

About the Author: Karim Buzdar holds a degree in telecommunication engineering and holds several sysadmin certifications. As an IT engineer and technical author, he writes for various web sites. He blogs at LinuxWays.

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