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Day: September 11, 2020

Multiple ESENT Warnings Event ID 642 post 2004 Upgrade

https://answers.microsoft.com/en-us/windows/forum/all/multiple-esent-warnings-event-id-642-post-2004/71de4a23-dced-4a8c-b1a5-dfc601bb47ed Multiple ESENT Warnings Event ID 642 post 2004 Upgrade Today 6/9/20 I got the update for Win 2004 along with several other updates. I installed the patch Tuesday updates before installing the Win 2004 update with no problems. I then installed Win 2004 update and I had no problems with it and after testing things on my computer everything seems to be ok but  I have run across in my Applications Event Viewer multiple […]

John Caselli’s How to convert VMWare disks from Thick to Thin

Make sure SSH is turned on. Putty IP & port 22 Login Password >  ls //vmfs/volumes/datastore1                                         (confirm that this where the disk is) >  cd //vmfs/volumes/datastore1 >  ls >  vmkfstools -i “Name.vmdk” -d thin “thinName.vmdk”                         (replace name.vmdk with the actual name) >  vmkfstools -E “Name.vmdk” -d thin “origName.vmdk” >  vmkfstools -E “thinName.vmdk” -d thin “Name.vmdk” I do it this way in case there is a problem, you can go back to the original and try […]