I'm getting an error when trying to "grow" a VM disk in our farm. The error is "File <Unspecified Filename> was not found."

Posted on 2011-03-21
Last Modified: 2012-05-11
I'm getting an error when trying to "grow" a VM disk in our farm. The error is "File <Unspecified Filename> was not found." I'm running out of disk space on this disk and need to do an extend. But I keep getting this error. Anyone ever seen this one?
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you might try restarting the management service on the host.  Restarting the Management agents on an ESX or ESXi Server (

If that doesn't help, can you post a screenshot of the setting of the VM from within Edit Settings?

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After detaching the VM and then reattaching it, the correct mapping for the locations of all the files that make up that specific VM resolved.

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