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Virtual Disk Error: Reason: The specified virtual disk needs repair

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I'm running a Vista Virtual Machine using VMWare Workstation.  My host operating system is Windows 7 Enterprise.  
I got a blue screen error on my host while I was using my VM.  When I rebooted my machine, the host runs fine.  However, my VM won't run anymore.  I get the following error:

Cannot open the disk 'E:\VM-Vista.vmdk' or one of the snapshot disks it depends on.
Reason: The specified virtual disk needs repair.

I have looked online at a lot of articles on this and VMWare is not being helpful.  

If I can't get the VM to run, I would at least like to get the files out.  Any ideas on getting it to run or getting the files out would be greatly appreciated!
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