Virtual machine failed to generate VHD tree: 'Catastrophic failure'('0x8000FFFF').

Ashok M V 6 Reputation points
2022-09-23T18:48:18.983+00:00

Virtual machine failed to generate VHD tree: 'Catastrophic failure'('0x8000FFFF').

can anyone help me out on this..?

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Hyper-V
A Windows technology providing a hypervisor-based virtualization solution enabling customers to consolidate workloads onto a single server.
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  1. JimmySalian-2011 41,936 Reputation points
    2022-09-24T13:17:57.963+00:00

    Hi Ashok,

    Please check this fix over here related to VHD error.

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  2. Limitless Technology 44,011 Reputation points
    2022-09-27T09:02:42.353+00:00

    Hello

    Thank you for your question and reaching out. I can understand you are having query\issues related to

    Try to remove the lingering backup checkpoints using below powershell

    Get-VMSnapshot -ComputerName "MyHost" -VMName "VM1" | Remove-VMSnapshot
    Get-VMSnapshot -ComputerName "HyperVHost" -VMName "VMName" -Name "Snapshot you want to delete" | Remove-VMSnapShot

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