[VMware] Workstation open vm " Taking ownership of the virtual machine is failed “

 


Issue :

VMware Workstation 11.0 some day loss power , shutdown my home lab machine , then power giveback , so I try open my lab vm , happen message as below :

Could not open virtual machine: xxxxx

Taking ownership of the virtual machine is failedWorkaround:

delete vm folder all .lnk 


Reference: 

http://linhost.info/2012/09/vmware-taking-ownership-of-this-virtual-machine-failed/