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       29 Nov 2015 #160

    Could you please try this and see if the same error is shown:

    Start the New Virtual Machine Wizard (right pane, New > Virtual Machine). On the first dialog of the wizard click Finish:
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    This creates a vm with default 127 GB VHD, no install media, no network. Connect and start it:
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    If it works you will get this:
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    If not you will get the same error message as before, about not being able to initialize and start the vm.
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       29 Nov 2015 #161

    Oh Kari, I'm sorry but this will have to wait. Some how after switching disks around and upgrade installing(keeping files only), where one came up Home, then I had to image Pro and upgrade installing pro(although save files only) messed up my Libraries partition on my 2nd internal drive and I am running chkdsk /f /r F: and the partition is a Terabyte large, it will probably be running when I go to bed later. This means right now I have no access to my VM folder
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       29 Nov 2015 #162

    OK Sorry for your troubles.
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       29 Nov 2015 #163

    Kari said: View Post
    OK Sorry for your troubles.
    Nothing to be sorry about @Kari. It's cases like this we learn something. And I learned, UNPLUG THE DARN 2nd internal, NO MATTER WHAT #
    I was lucky it stayed NTFS and didn't go RAW. And I will definitely make a copy of it, on an external disk, tomorrow afternoon(if it can be saved, I have no wish to re-rip hundreds of CD's, my wallpapers and documents are on OneDrive, but the music was just too large. I can now understand why some uploaded their video collections).
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       29 Nov 2015 #164

    @Kari either I'm so <expletive>ing good or I'm <expletive/>ing lucky. First I had to do the chkdsk, but still had no access to the partition. I saw that it showed up in Disk management, optimize drive, device manager, and of course file explorer. Then I looked at the properties, and BOOM-- not one permission. So I opened properties for the neighboring partition, and basically set them to the same. Now I have access again.

    Anyhow I still can't create a normal machine, and I was able to do your test, and it failed too, sorry
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       29 Nov 2015 #165

    I am totally lost. I have nothing else to suggest than to try to go through all possible BIOS / UEFI settings and see if there's a mystery setting or two that need to changed.

    Sorry Cliff.
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       29 Nov 2015 #166

    Kari said: View Post
    I am totally lost. I have nothing else to suggest than to try to go through all possible BIOS / UEFI settings and see if there's a mystery setting or two that need to changed.

    Sorry Cliff.
    Back to VMPlayer I guess
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       01 Dec 2015 #167

    Cliff S said: View Post
    Nothing to be sorry about @Kari. It's cases like this we learn something. And I learned, UNPLUG THE DARN 2nd internal, NO MATTER WHAT #
    I was lucky it stayed NTFS and didn't go RAW. And I will definitely make a copy of it, on an external disk, tomorrow afternoon(if it can be saved, I have no wish to re-rip hundreds of CD's, my wallpapers and documents are on OneDrive, but the music was just too large. I can now understand why some uploaded their video collections).
    @Kari I just reformatted my Windows 8.1 System Image USB 3.0 ext. disk backup(no way I'm ever going back now), and making a backup copy of my Libraries now.
    The above was definitely a wake up call, to not trust a 2nd internal, if the system disk can't read it, or I forget to disconnect when clean installing....
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       01 Dec 2015 #168

    Hey @Kari, I just turned Hyper-V off in Programs & Features(to install VMPlayer again, as it seems Hyper-V doesn't want to work on my system), here is a windowshot of System Information, at the bottom, everything is as it should be.

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    Any comments or further tests & instructions before I reinstall VMPlayer(I would much rather use Hyper--V and not have to go 3rd party). I'll hold off until you tell me you ran out of ideas.
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       01 Dec 2015 #169

    No, no ideas. I'm totally lost with this weird issue of yours.
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