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How to repair a VMWare which corrupted my WinXP host filesystem

Last Modified: 2012-05-09
I have a VMWare Workstation 6.5 on WinXP host with Ubuntu guest. Sometimes the guest OS responds real slowly and at other times it works normally.

Recently in addition the C: drive on my host cannot be opened in the windows explorer anymore! It gives two simultaneous error messages: One from VMware (even if nothing related to VMware is running at all) and one from Explorer - I attach images of the error messages.

What can I do? By the way, chkdsk doesn't find errors on the C disk.

 The error message from VMware The error message from explorer/winXP
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