Category Archives: VMWare

VMWare Windows

Growing Disk Space After Resizing a Windows Server

Once a Windows Server is resized in VMWare, you must grow the disk inside of Windows. Below you will find very simple steps to grow the Volume.   First, Open Computer Management. From your Desktop of your Windows Server, open the Server Manager and select Tools > Computer Management.     Open Disk Management Under the Storage folder …


Unable to update/remove VMware tools in a Windows VM

  Have you ever come across a issue where you either have a corrupt copy of VMware tools that can’t be updated or the update fails part way through leaving stale traces. Error 1316. A network error occurred while attempting to read from the file C:\Windows\Installer\VMware Tools.msi A previous version of VMware Tools is already …