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Old 09-06-2015, 06:38 PM
winson winson is offline
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Default Cant Shut Down VM

I cant power off the vm using normal method. It shows error message and I cant turn it off. The message says that another task is in progress.
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Old 09-06-2015, 06:44 PM
markton markton is offline
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Hi,
I had the same problem once. I have a solution for you.
you have to open .vmx file. For that, you normally need a text editor. I hope you are familiar with the editor. From your VM you can get the .vmx file. Open it and edit it with this: #log.fileName = “/vmfs/volumes/4b8bd18f-c1f89b5a-1914-002219c8e7a3/vmware.log”
You have to use this line in the comment. Now reboot the virtual machine and let it take effect. Then you can power it off normally.
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Old 06-28-2016, 12:10 PM
adilkhan009 adilkhan009 is offline
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A virtual machine is not responding during the shut down process. You cannot power off a virtual machine while it's running.
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