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Also make sure to enable VT option in BIOS ( in Host) Luiz Torro saysNovember 24, 2011 at 11:31 am Thanks, your experience helped us to put our virtualized HDs to The one image which I could restore was created from an X201 with a 64 GB SSD. windows-xp virtualbox virtualization clone share|improve this question edited Mar 5 '11 at 2:05 asked Mar 5 '11 at 1:32 intuited 1,77241431 I have just resized partition and left 20MB Make sure each partitions are having enough space to create snapshots. http://pdctoday.com/disk-read/virtualbox-vhd-disk-read-error-occurred.php

How much and what type of damage does Warlock Thought Shield deal? Any suggestions Dinesh saysApril 10, 2011 at 3:53 am Have you converted the both System and Boot partitions? Apr 2011, 02:45 Primary OS: Mac OS X other VBox Version: OSE other Guest OSses: linux,windows Top Display posts from previous: All posts1 day7 days2 weeks1 month3 months6 months1 year Sort Post a reply 8 posts • Page 1 of 1 Reply with quote A disk read error occurred by vragec » 21. https://forums.virtualbox.org/viewtopic.php?t=6627

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The old disk was reported as having 128 heads, and this information was transfered to the boot record of newly cloned partition. Phil saysMarch 7, 2011 at 1:41 pm Silly me That should be clear. Anyone have ideas?

  • If original hard disk image contained a corrupted data probably you couldn't repair it.
  • The issue I am having is related to restoring VHDs created by Windows 7 System Backup.
  • If it still doesn't work, you can try the different settings under Type when you click on IDE Controller and see if that helps any.
  • Note 2: testdisk is able to change the head setting in NTFS boot record, too.
  • I attempted to fix the problem using the Windows 7 installation disk to run Startup Recovery to no avail.

Instead I used virtualbox with vm_converter. Stay logged in Parallels Forums Home Forums > Parallels Cross-Platform Solutions > Parallels Desktop for Mac > Windows Guest OS Discussion > Contact Us Help Home Top RSS Terms and Rules If you don't already have an IDE Controller, add one by clicking the Add Controller button (directly to the left of the Remove Controller button) and selecting Add IDE Controller. Mergeide I have problem with my vdi files.

Top Login to post comments Tue, 2011-05-17 20:20 #1 Pat L Offline Acronis MVP Volunteer Joined: 2010-11-30 Posts: 9208 Can you clarify what you are trying to do? Virtualbox Disk Read Error Vhd Let’s see how to solve these possible errors and do VirtualBox P2V with Microsofts's disk2vhd successfully. After beginning to boot from the Windows XP disc and something about inspecting my configuration, the screen turns black and nothing else happens. May 2008, 03:25 Top Reply with quote Re: A disk read error occurred by dandv » 7.

Top Login to post comments Tue, 2011-05-17 20:39 #3 Pat L Offline Acronis MVP Volunteer Joined: 2010-11-30 Posts: 9208 You did the right things with the VHD files and marked the Disk2vhd File system or any other system file may have become corrupted. The important think was to guess the right value for head number. Note that depending on how you select the disk, this is either sector 0, or sector 63 It the same physical sector on the disk Confirm the byte 0xF0 is at

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Dinesh saysMarch 7, 2011 at 5:11 am AV- Anti Virus Software Its better to remove from Physical computer before conversion, just a suggestion. http://arstechnica.com/civis/viewtopic.php?f=17&t=61227 This is another cool way to carry your computer always in a pocket,isn’t it?"That's exactly what I have in mind. Virtualbox A Disk Read Error Occurred Press Ctrl+alt+del To Restart It may be time to just create a new VM, but I hate to lose all the documents in the old one. Virtualbox Bios Disk Read Error At Sector Attached Images DiskError.jpg (27.6 KB, 7 views) My Soundcloud (original music) Adv Reply April 2nd, 2010 #2 diablo75 View Profile View Forum Posts Private Message I Ubuntu, Therefore, I Am

Otherwise you end up like me, posting to this formidable forum. http://pdctoday.com/disk-read/virtualbox-vmdk-disk-read-error.php JoeyRamonez saysJuly 21, 2011 at 1:59 am Thanks, I had a Disk2VHD 2008 R2 server guest giving me a stop error 7b. No, create an account now. Note: This is about the NTFS partition boot record, not the master boot record. Bios Disk Read Error At Sector 00000011 Virtualbox

Top Login to post comments Wed, 2011-05-18 10:30 #5 Kilgore Trout Offline Beginner Joined: 2011-05-17 Posts: 5 Now I am getting "0xC000000e - Boot failed - Required device is inaccessible". Anyway, It does not hurt to check.. It did work... this content I always selected the smaller one, which holds the boot partition.

I compared these to the bad VM, and worked through the differences one by one, until I found this magic byte. Virtualbox Download One of the snags I also ran into while removing the old VDI files was that one machine had associated itself with a VDI file that had snapshots saved, but the Jun 2007, 21:53 Top Reply with quote by Tha_Dogg » 22.

It was the small boot partition that I set to be first and active.

I had the AV running in the background and it was working. For me the right setting for NTFS boot record was 255 heads, 16 heads was wrong. dreadthenight, Jan 7, 2012 #3 Dasha.L Messages: 8 Hi This can be caused by improper shut down of the virtual machine, system crash or unstable power supply. Vmware I have experienced this.many times.

I had to open up some Virtualbox configuration file to change the name of the VDI file it wanted to point to for that machine to match up with one that Not the answer you're looking for? dreadthenight, Jan 11, 2012 #7 dreadthenight Messages: 6 Quick update... have a peek at these guys efffourthirty saysDecember 11, 2010 at 6:09 pm Thanks - this tip saved me and fixed my problem.

TI seems to recognize there relation however. This method gave few errors and issues after the conversion but I managed solve it and boot the virtual machine successfully. Phil saysMarch 5, 2011 at 4:18 pm Successfully virtualized a Vista machine under Win7. dreadthenight, Jan 12, 2012 #10 (You must log in or sign up to reply here.) Show Ignored Content Share This Page Tweet Your name or email address: Do you already have

In this case you should change boot order at VM Configuration "Hardware" tab -> "Boot order" to get CD/DVD boot first. I don't understand where it came from. Sometimes leaving 8-10MB works fine, sometimes - 50MB. Nothing has changed.

In my situation the geometry of new virtual disk was reported as: fdisk - 16 heads testdisk - 16 heads gparted (device info) - 255 heads. Sum other numbers The 10'000 year skyscraper Will I encounter any problems as a recognizable Jew in India? I will have another go tomorrow using a cleaned disk and an MBR - I am trying to restore machines from VHD files yes. - There are in fact two VHD My Soundcloud (original music) Adv Reply Quick Navigation Virtualisation Top Site Areas Settings Private Messages Subscriptions Who's Online Search Forums Forums Home Forums The Ubuntu Forum Community Ubuntu Official Flavours

I think I found some posts which contain the solution in these forums (basically fixing the MBR in the Windows Recovery Console), but my problem is I can't seem to get G saysDecember 11, 2010 at 10:45 pm HI efffourthirty, Mean you are success with the conversion ? dreadthenight, Jan 9, 2012 #5 mmika Kilo Poster Messages: 285 dreadthenight, did you mean "Windows Recovery Console" from windows installation CD/DVD media? I went into the Machine settings to check and see what it was using for storage (assuming the path name was incorrect) and re-selected the vdi file for the virtual disk.

When the repairs were done, I was able to browse through the file structure fine and rescue my files.