VMDK File Recovery

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VMDK File Recovery

What is a .VMDK file?

Virtual disk that stores the contents of a VMware virtual machine hard disk; can be accessed as a physical hard disk with VMware software; typically named "[vmname].vmdk;" may be set at a fixed size or configured to grow over time using VMware's Virtual Disk Manager.

How to recover lost .VMDK files?

Sometimes while working with a computer, laptop or other stationary or mobile devices, you may encounter various bugs, freezes, hardware or software failures, even in spite of regular updates and junk cleaning. As a result, an important .VMDK file may be deleted.

By no means should you think that the only way to recover a .VMDK file is always to create it once more.

Use programs for recovering .VMDK files if a file was lost after accidental or deliberate deleting, formatting the memory card or the internal storage, cleaning the storage device, after a virus attack or a system failure.

Programs to recover .VMDK files

Looking for a way to recover files?

In cases when files were deleted and they cannot be restored by using standard operating system tools, use Hetman Partition Recovery.

To do it:

1. Download Hetman Partition Recovery, install and start the program.

2. The program will run an automatic scan and display all hard disks and removable drives, physical and local disks connected to this PC.

3. Double-click on the disk from which you need to recover files, and select analysis type.

4. When the scanning is over, you will be shown the files for recovery.

5. To find a file you need, use the program’s interface to open the folder it was deleted from, or go to the folder «Content-Aware Analysis» and select the required file type.

6. Select the files you have been looking for and click «Recovery».

7. Choose one of the methods for saving the files and recover them.

Download File Recovery Software

How to open file with .VMDK extension?

Looking for how to open a virtual machine disk file file?

Additional Information

Тип файла: Virtual Machine Disk File

Расширение файла: .VMDK

Разработчик: VMware

Категория: Disk Image Files

Формат: N/A

Mime-type: application/octet-stream

HEX: 4B 44 4D


Programs that open VMDK files

VMware Workstation 15 Pro iconVMware Workstation 15 Pro
WinMount International WinMount iconWinMount International WinMount
Oracle VirtualBox iconOracle VirtualBox
Gilles Vollant WinImage iconGilles Vollant WinImage
Aryson VMDK Recovery iconAryson VMDK Recovery
VMware Fusion 11 iconVMware Fusion 11
Oracle VirtualBox iconOracle VirtualBox
VMware Workstation 15 Pro iconVMware Workstation 15 Pro
Oracle VirtualBox iconOracle VirtualBox

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