Recent content by Jerry_03

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    Accidently deleted snapshot, anyway to recover? Still have the delta file.

    so first off im a esxi noob and dont well understand how snapshots and delta files work. i realize i made a noob mistake anyways I have a VM and I just realized I've been running the last 4 months as a snapshot. I decide I dont want it running as a snapshot so I select to delete the snapshot...
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    Bad SSD causing programs not to launch/system freezing?

    Hello I have a ASUS UX31LA-US51T laptop running windows 8.1. that was purchased refurbished. I just started using it a week ago. all was fine. then yesterday out of the blue I started getting app crashing errors. Some programs wouldn't start at all. at first it was just a few programs then it...
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    ASUS UX31LA Zenbook - Installing Win7 causes BSOD

    late reply, but no i havent tried linux. ive decided to just reinstall win 8.1 back on it
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    ASUS UX31LA Zenbook - Installing Win7 causes BSOD

    I recently purchased a Asus UX31LA Zenbook. It came preinstalled with Windows 8.1 a I tried installing windows 7 on it. initial installation went fine. I got up to the part where I select timezone, account and password. Then when restarting and booting up it BSODs right after loading windows...
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    Asus Q550LF laptop, nexus 7 for parts, 5prt TP Link switch, creative X-Fi Titanium

    Got a few items listed, most notably a ASUS Q550LF-BBI7T07 refurb laptop. i7 4500U 1.8GHz,8GB,1TB HD,15.6" Touch,GT 745M,Win8.1 http://www.ebay.com/itm/261563255037 Also got Nexus 7 8GB, Wi-Fi, 7" (ASUS-1B08) - BROKEN, for parts http://www.ebay.com/itm/261562720624 2 Java...
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    Best Ultrabook under $1000?

    Currently have a ASUS U36SD-RBK5, looking to replace it Budget is under $1000 Under 5lbs 13.3-15" screen 8GB RAM or less as long as it is upgradeable mechanical HDD is fine Good battery life
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    Error joining Win Server 2008's domain (possible DNS issue)

    no i dont own smithnet.com. I just intend it be used in my home network. is there a naming convention for non-public FQDN? like .local instead of .com??
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    Error joining Win Server 2008's domain (possible DNS issue)

    Just got Win Server 2008 running on my ESXi server, with the intentions of running it as a 24x7 DC for my home network. I followed this guide to setting up my domain...
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    splitting workstation vmdk into multiple files?

    well I managed to get the whole 650GB file copied to my esxi server via veeam so i guess my problem is solved for now...
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    splitting workstation vmdk into multiple files?

    i see. well my whole point of splitting the vmdk file is so I can more effectively move it to ESXi. I tried moving this large 650GB file via Veeam and one little hiccup in my network connection it all goes poop. having multiple smaller files and then moving them little by little so if my...
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    splitting workstation vmdk into multiple files?

    vmkfstools works with workstation?
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    splitting workstation vmdk into multiple files?

    http://img.photobucket.com/albums/v519/Jerry03/vmware.jpg as you can see I ran the command: vmware-vdiskmanager.exe -r "D:\VDIs\Win2k8 Media Server-mediaFiles.vmdk" -t 1 "D:\VDIs\Win2k8mediaSvr-mediaFiles.vmdk" it completed but created: Win2k8mediaSvr-mediaFiles.vmdk - a few KB...
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    splitting workstation vmdk into multiple files?

    used the vmware-vdiskmanagement command to create the split disk, however it did the exact same thing as in it created: Win2k8-Media-Server-mediaFiles.vmdk - a few KB Win2k8-Media-Server-mediaFiles-s001.vmdk - 650GB im not sure why its doing this?
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    splitting workstation vmdk into multiple files?

    Hello I have a workstation 10 VM called Win2k8 Media Server. It has 3 vmdk files: Win2k8-Media-Server.vmdk -- 20GB, contains guest OS Win2k8-Media-Server-mediaFiles.vmdk -- 6kb Win2k8-Media-Server-mediaFiles-s001.vmdk -- 650GB when I created the "mediaFiles" vmdk i selected the option to...
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