troubleshooting Question

VM imported to Esxi Server fails to open

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   I have a VM (Windows 2012 Server)   which  opens good in my VMplayer (Version 9.1) . But when I import it to ESXI Server ( vsphere client 6.0) the import is done successfully. But when I try to open the VM in ESXI, It gives the following error
" Failed to start the virtual machine.Module DevicePowerOn power on failed.
Unable to create virtual SCSI device for scsi0:0, '/vmfs/volumes/599cc609-38480b40-4453-
782bcb2f6bfb/MyVM/SqlVM/C Drive-000003.vmdk'
Failed to open disk scsi0:0: Unsupported or invalid disk type 2. Ensure that the disk has been
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