deleted vmdk file ESX4

Hello,

misinterpreting the suggestion found here http://www.experts-exchange.com/Software/VMWare/Q_25122605.html, I deleted a filename-000001.vmdk file (via Datastore Browser) only to find out that now the VM won't start at all (file not found!). I still have a filename.vmdk but I don't know what to do with it. How can I make the VM start again?

Thanks a lot!
Jay
jiiins2Asked:
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jiiins2Connect With a Mentor Author Commented:
I was able to mount the existing vmdk file and I recovered pretty much everything I needed.

Thanks anyway!
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vmwarun - ArunConnect With a Mentor Commented:
1.How many VMDKs did the VM have originally ?
2.Did you take snapshots of the VM ?
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