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VM wont take a snapshot

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Last Modified: 2012-05-11
I am trying to take a snapshot of a VM that I have and I keep getting errors stating that it cant complete.

any help here? googling has left me with nothing on point. Error From OS
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Svet PaperovIT Manager

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Do you have enough free disk space? If you are trying the snapshot while the VM is on, try to stop it? Do you have errors in the event log?

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Ample storage space ~100g tried with both on and off and error logs are stating nothing

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I may have answered my own question here, but it would appear that I have a secondary IDE connection that is a PHYSICAL drive and that appears to be whats preventing the snapshot. Can anyone verify this for me?
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You are correct. I disconnected the passthrough disk and took the machine down and it would in fact take the snapshot. Thank you.
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