How to defrag vmdisk

A utility called vdiskmanager is used to defrag and compress vmdk file in vmware.

C:\Program Files\VMware\VMware Workstation>”vmware-vdiskmanager.exe” -d “C:\Documents and Settings\admin\My Documents\My Virtual Machines\developments\devubuntu.vmdk”
Defragment: 100% done.
Defragmentation completed successfully.

Compress
C:\Program Files\VMware\VMware Workstation>”vmware-vdiskmanager.exe” -k “C:\Documents and Settings\admin\My Documents\My Virtual Machines\developments\devubuntu.vmdk”

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Posted on July 3, 2012, in General, Uncategorized. Bookmark the permalink. Leave a comment.

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