Undelete VmWare file on ESXi

WindowsFixer used Ask the Experts™
I have accidentally deleted a virtual server on ESXi 4.0. I have contacted VMware and have been told there is no way to undelete this file.

Is there possibly ANY way of recovering this....(no we do not have a backup...long story)
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Top Expert 2010
No; the only way is to pay big $$ for a file retrieval service

Gary DewrellSenior Network Administrator
Man, you are having a bad day. I have been there.
Well the bad news is that thier is no way to recover the file short of sending the drive to a disk recovery service that I know of. (Big bucks, I know from experiance.)

Wish I had better news for you.
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Not quite true anymore........you can Do It Yourself!

there is one product that can help you, its called VMFS Recovery by Disk Internals and works very well.

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