Virtual Disk Service Common Return Codes

[Beginning with Windows 8 and Windows Server 2012, the Virtual Disk Service COM interface is superseded by the Windows Storage Management API.]

Error Code Value Description
VDS_E_NOT_SUPPORTED 0x80042400L The operation is not supported by the object.
VDS_E_INITIALIZED_FAILED 0x80042401L VDS or the provider failed to initialize.
VDS_E_INITIALIZE_NOT_CALLED 0x80042402L VDS did not call the hardware provider's initialization method.
VDS_E_ALREADY_REGISTERED 0x80042403L The provider is already registered.
VDS_E_ANOTHER_CALL_IN_PROGRESS 0x80042404L A concurrent second call is made on an object before the first call is completed.
VDS_E_OBJECT_NOT_FOUND 0x80042405L The specified object was not found.
VDS_E_INVALID_SPACE 0x80042406L The specified space is neither free nor valid.
VDS_E_PARTITION_LIMIT_REACHED 0x80042407L No more partitions can be created on the specified disk.
VDS_E_PARTITION_NOT_EMPTY 0x80042408L The extended partition is not empty.
VDS_E_OPERATION_PENDING 0x80042409L The operation is still in progress.
VDS_E_OPERATION_DENIED 0x8004240AL The operation is not permitted on the specified disk, partition, or volume.
VDS_E_OBJECT_DELETED 0x8004240BL The object no longer exists.
VDS_E_CANCEL_TOO_LATE 0x8004240CL The operation can no longer be canceled.
VDS_E_OPERATION_CANCELED 0x8004240DL The operation has already been canceled.
VDS_E_CANNOT_EXTEND 0x8004240EL The file system does not support extending this volume.
VDS_E_NOT_ENOUGH_SPACE 0x8004240FL There is not enough space to complete the operation.
VDS_E_NOT_ENOUGH_DRIVE 0x80042410L There are not enough free disk drives in the subsystem to complete the operation.
VDS_E_BAD_COOKIE 0x80042411L The cookie was not found.
VDS_E_NO_MEDIA 0x80042412L There is no removable media in the drive.
VDS_E_DEVICE_IN_USE 0x80042413L The device is currently in use.
VDS_E_INVALID_OPERATION 0x80042415L The specified operation is not valid.
VDS_E_PATH_NOT_FOUND 0x80042416L The specified path was not found.
VDS_E_DISK_NOT_INITIALIZED 0x80042417L The specified disk has not been initialized.
VDS_E_NOT_AN_UNALLOCATED_DISK 0x80042418L The specified disk is not an unallocated disk.
VDS_E_UNRECOVERABLE_ERROR 0x80042419L An unrecoverable error occurred. The service must shut down.
VDS_S_DISK_PARTIALLY_CLEANED 0x0004241AL The clean operation was not a full clean or was canceled before it could be completed.
VDS_E_OBJECT_EXISTS 0x8004241DL The object already exists.
VDS_E_PROVIDER_CACHE_CORRUPT 0x8004241FL The cache for a provider is corrupt.
VDS_E_DMADMIN_METHOD_CALL_FAILED 0x80042420L A method call to the Logical Disk Management Administrative service failed.
VDS_S_PROVIDER_ERROR_LOADING_CACHE 0x00042421L The provider encountered errors while loading the cache. For more information, see the Windows Event Log.
VDS_E_PROVIDER_VOL_DEVICE_NAME_NOT_FOUND 0x80042422L The device form of the volume pathname could not be retrieved.
VDS_E_DMADMIN_CORRUPT_NOTIFICATION 0x80042424L A corrupt notification was sent from the Logical Disk Manager Administrative service.
VDS_E_INCOMPATIBLE_FILE_SYSTEM 0x80042425L The file system is incompatible with the specified operation.
VDS_E_INCOMPATIBLE_MEDIA 0x80042426L The media is incompatible with the specified operation.
VDS_E_ACCESS_DENIED 0x80042427L Access is denied. A VDS operation must run under the Backup Operator or Administrators group account.
VDS_E_MEDIA_WRITE_PROTECTED 0x80042428L The media is write-protected.
VDS_E_BAD_LABEL 0x80042429L The volume label is not valid.
VDS_E_CANT_QUICK_FORMAT 0x8004242AL The volume cannot be quick-formatted.
VDS_E_IO_ERROR 0x8004242BL An I/O error occurred during the operation.
VDS_E_VOLUME_TOO_SMALL 0x8004242CL The volume size is too small.
VDS_E_VOLUME_TOO_BIG 0x8004242DL The volume size is too large.
VDS_E_CLUSTER_SIZE_TOO_SMALL 0x8004242EL The cluster size is too small.
VDS_E_CLUSTER_SIZE_TOO_BIG 0x8004242FL The cluster size is too large.
VDS_E_CLUSTER_COUNT_BEYOND_32BITS 0x80042430L The number of clusters is too large to be represented as a 32-bit integer.
VDS_E_OBJECT_STATUS_FAILED 0x80042431L The device that the object represents has failed and is unable to perform the requested operation.
VDS_E_VOLUME_INCOMPLETE 0x80042432L The volume is incomplete.
VDS_E_EXTENT_SIZE_LESS_THAN_MIN 0x80042433L The specified extent size is too small.
VDS_S_UPDATE_BOOTFILE_FAILED 0x00042434L The operation was successful, but VDS failed to update the boot options in the Boot Configuration Data (BCD) store or boot.ini file.
VDS_S_BOOT_PARTITION_NUMBER_CHANGE 0x00042436L The partition number of the boot partition changed as the result of the operation.
VDS_E_NO_FREE_SPACE 0x80042437L The specified disk does not have enough free space to complete the operation.
VDS_E_ACTIVE_PARTITION 0x80042438L An active partition was detected on the selected disk, and it is not the active partition that was used to boot the active operating system.
VDS_E_PARTITION_OF_UNKNOWN_TYPE 0x80042439L The partition information cannot be read.
VDS_E_LEGACY_VOLUME_FORMAT 0x8004243AL A partition with an unknown type was detected on the specified disk.
VDS_E_NON_CONTIGUOUS_DATA_PARTITIONS 0x8004243BL The selected GPT disk contains two basic data partitions that are separated by an OEM partition.
VDS_E_MIGRATE_OPEN_VOLUME 0x8004243CL A volume on the specified disk could not be opened.
VDS_E_VOLUME_NOT_ONLINE 0x8004243DL The volume is not online.
VDS_E_VOLUME_NOT_HEALTHY 0x8004243EL The volume is failing or has failed.
VDS_E_VOLUME_SPANS_DISKS 0x8004243FL The volume spans multiple disks.
VDS_E_REQUIRES_CONTIGUOUS_DISK_SPACE 0x80042440L The volume consists of multiple disk extents. The operation failed because it requires the volume to consist of a single disk extent.
VDS_E_BAD_PROVIDER_DATA 0x80042441L A provider returned bad data.
VDS_E_PROVIDER_FAILURE 0x80042442L A provider failed to complete an operation.
VDS_S_VOLUME_COMPRESS_FAILED 0x00042443L The file system was formatted successfully but could not be compressed.
VDS_E_PACK_OFFLINE 0x80042444L The pack is offline.
VDS_E_VOLUME_NOT_A_MIRROR 0x80042445L The volume is not a mirror.
VDS_E_NO_EXTENTS_FOR_VOLUME 0x80042446L No extents were found for the volume.
VDS_E_DISK_NOT_LOADED_TO_CACHE 0x80042447L The migrated disk failed to load to the cache.
VDS_E_INTERNAL_ERROR 0x80042448L VDS encountered an internal error. For more information, see the Windows Event Log.
VDS_E_DISK_NOT_ONLINE 0x8004244BL One or more of the specified disks are not online.
VDS_E_DISK_IN_USE_BY_VOLUME 0x8004244CL One or more extents of the disk are already being used by the volume.
VDS_E_VOLUME_NOT_MOUNTED 0x8004244FL The volume is not mounted.
VDS_E_IMPORT_SET_INCOMPLETE 0x80042451L An attempt was made to import a subset of the disks in the foreign pack.
VDS_E_OBJECT_OUT_OF_SYNC 0x80042453L The reference to the object might be stale.
VDS_E_MISSING_DISK 0x80042454L The specified disk could not be found.
VDS_E_DISK_PNP_REG_CORRUPT 0x80042455L The provider's list of PnP registered disks has become corrupted.
VDS_E_LBN_REMAP_ENABLED_FLAG 0x80042456L The provider does not support the VDS_VF_LBN REMAP_ENABLED volume flag.
VDS_E_NO_DRIVELETTER_FLAG 0x80042457L The provider does not support the VDS_VF_NO DRIVELETTER volume flag.
VDS_E_REVERT_ON_CLOSE 0x80042458L The bRevertOnClose parameter can only be set to TRUE if the VDS_VF_HIDDEN or VDS_VF_READONLY volume flag is set in the ulFlags parameter. For more information, see IVdsVolume::SetFlags.
VDS_E_REVERT_ON_CLOSE_SET 0x80042459L Some volume flags are already set. You must clear these flags first, then call IVdsVolume::SetFlags again, specifying TRUE for the bRevertOnClose parameter.
VDS_S_UNABLE_TO_GET_GPT_ATTRIBUTES 0x0004245BL Unable to retrieve the GPT attributes for this volume, (hidden, read only and no drive letter).
VDS_E_VOLUME_TEMPORARILY_DISMOUNTED 0x8004245CL The volume is already dismounted temporarily.
VDS_E_VOLUME_PERMANENTLY_DISMOUNTED 0x8004245DL The volume is already offline. It cannot be dismounted temporarily until it becomes mountable.
VDS_E_VOLUME_HAS_PATH 0x8004245EL The volume cannot be taken offline because it still has an access path.
VDS_E_REPAIR_VOLUMESTATE 0x80042460L The volume plex cannot be repaired. The volume and plex must be online, and must not be healthy or rebuilding.
VDS_E_LDM_TIMEOUT 0x80042461L The operation timed out in the Logical Disk Manager Administrative service. Retry the operation.
VDS_E_REVERT_ON_CLOSE_MISMATCH 0x80042462L The flags to be cleared do not match the flags that were set previously when the IVdsVolume::SetFlags method was called with the bRevertOnClose parameter set to TRUE.
VDS_E_RETRY 0x80042463L The operation failed. Retry the operation.
VDS_E_ONLINE_PACK_EXISTS 0x80042464L The operation failed, because an online pack object already exists.
VDS_S_GPT_BOOT_MIRRORED_TO_MBR 0x80042469L The boot volume on a GPT disk has been mirrored to an MBR disk. The new plex cannot be used to boot the computer.
VDS_E_NO_VOLUME_LAYOUT 0x80042502L The volume's layout could not be retrieved.
VDS_E_CORRUPT_VOLUME_INFO 0x80042503L The volume's driver information is corrupted.
VDS_E_DRIVER_INTERNAL_ERROR 0x80042505L An internal error occurred in the volume management driver.
VDS_E_VOLUME_INVALID_NAME 0x80042507L The volume name is not valid.
VDS_E_CORRUPT_PARTITION_INFO 0x80042509L The disk's partition information is corrupted.
VDS_E_CORRUPT_EXTENT_INFO 0x8004250BL The disk's extent information is corrupted.
VDS_E_PROVIDER_EXITING 0x80042514L The provider is exiting.
VDS_E_EXTENT_EXCEEDS_DISK_FREE_SPACE 0x80042515L The specified disk extent size is larger than the amount of free disk space.
VDS_E_MEMBER_SIZE_INVALID 0x80042516L The specified plex member size is not valid.
VDS_S_NO_NOTIFICATION 0x80042517L No volume arrival notification was received. You may need to call IVdsService::Refresh.
VDS_E_INVALID_DISK 0x80042519L The specified disk is not valid.
VDS_E_INVALID_PACK 0x8004251AL The specified disk pack is not valid.
VDS_E_CANNOT_SHRINK 0x8004251EL The file system does not support shrinking this volume.
VDS_E_INVALID_PLEX_COUNT 0x80042521L The plex count for the volume must be greater than zero.
VDS_E_INVALID_MEMBER_COUNT 0x80042522L The member count for the volume must be greater than zero.
VDS_E_INVALID_PLEX_ORDER 0x80042523L The plex indexes must start at zero and increase monotonically.
VDS_E_INVALID_MEMBER_ORDER 0x80042524L The member indexes must start at zero and increase monotonically.
VDS_E_INVALID_STRIPE_SIZE 0x80042525L The stripe size in bytes must be a power of 2 for striped and RAID-5 volume types and must be zero for all other volume types.
VDS_E_INVALID_DISK_COUNT 0x80042526L The number of disks specified is not valid for this operation.
VDS_E_VOLUME_DISK_COUNT_MAX_EXCEEDED 0x80042529L The specified number of disks is too large. VDS imposes a 32-disk limit on spanned, striped, and striped with parity (RAID-5) volumes.
VDS_E_DISK_NOT_FOUND_IN_PACK 0x8004252DL The specified disks do not belong to the same pack.
VDS_E_ONE_EXTENT_PER_DISK 0x80042531L A single disk cannot contribute to multiple members or multiple plexes of the same volume.
VDS_E_DISK_REMOVEABLE 0x8004255AL The operation is not supported on removable media.
VDS_E_INVALID_DRIVE_LETTER VDS 0x8004255EL The specified drive letter is not valid.
VDS_E_INVALID_DRIVE_LETTER_COUNT 0x8004255FL The specified number of drive letters to retrieve is not valid.
VDS_E_INVALID_FS_FLAG 0x80042560L The specified file system flag is not valid.
VDS_E_INVALID_FS_TYPE 0x80042561L The specified file system is not valid.
VDS_E_INVALID_OBJECT_TYPE 0x80042562L The specified object type is not valid.
VDS_E_INVALID_PARTITION_TYPE 0x80042565L The specified partition type is not valid for this operation.
VDS_E_PARTITION_NOT_OEM 0x8004256FL The operation is not supported on non-OEM partitions.
VDS_E_PARTITION_STYLE_MISMATCH 0x80042571L The specified partition style is not the same as the disk's partition style.
VDS_E_SHRINK_SIZE_LESS_THAN_MIN 0x80042573L The specified shrink size is less than the minimum shrink size allowed.
VDS_E_SHRINK_SIZE_TOO_BIG 0x80042574L The specified shrink size is too large and will cause the volume to be smaller than the minimum volume size.
VDS_E_VOLUME_SIMPLE_SPANNED 0x80042589L The operation is only supported on simple or spanned volumes.
VDS_E_PARTITION_MSR 0x8004258CL The operation is not supported on MSR partitions.
VDS_E_PARTITION_LDM 0x8004258DL The operation is not supported on LDM partitions.
VDS_E_ALIGN_NOT_A_POWER_OF_TWO 0x8004258FL The alignment is not a power of two.
VDS_E_ALIGN_IS_ZERO 0x80042590L The alignment is zero.
VDS_E_CANT_INVALIDATE_FVE 0x80042592L BitLocker encryption could not be disabled for the volume.
VDS_E_FS_NOT_DETERMINED 0x80042593L The default file system could not be determined.
VDS_E_FAILED_TO_ONLINE_DISK 0x80042596L The online operation failed.
VDS_E_FAILED_TO_OFFLINE_DISK 0x80042597L The offline operation failed.
VDS_S_NAME_TRUNCATED 0x00042700L The name was set successfully but had to be truncated.
VDS_E_NAME_NOT_UNIQUE 0x80042701L The specified name is not unique.
VDS_S_STATUSES_INCOMPLETELY_SET 0x00042702L At least one path's status was not successfully set due to a nonfatal error (for example, the status conflicts with the current load balance policy).
VDS_E_TARGET_SPECIFIC_NOT_SUPPORTED 0x80042706L The initiator service does not support setting target-specific shared secrets.
VDS_E_INITIATOR_SPECIFIC_NOT_SUPPORTED 0x80042707L The target does not support setting initiator-specific shared secrets.
VDS_E_ISCSI_LOGIN_FAILED 0x80042708L Another operation is in progress. This operation cannot proceed until the previous operations are complete.
VDS_E_ISCSI_LOGOUT_FAILED 0x80042709L The attempt to log out from the specified iSCSI session failed.
VDS_E_ISCSI_SESSION_NOT_FOUND 0x8004270AL VDS could not find a session matching the specified iSCSI target.
VDS_E_ASSOCIATED_LUNS_EXIST 0x8004270BL LUNs are associated with this target. All LUNs must be disassociated from this target before the target can be deleted.
VDS_E_ASSOCIATED_PORTALS_EXIST 0x8004270CL Portals are associated with this portal group. All portals must be disassociated from this portal group before the portal group can be deleted.
VDS_E_NO_DISK_PATHNAME 0x8004270FL The disk's path could not be retrieved. Some operations on the disk may fail.
VDS_E_ISCSI_LOGOUT_INCOMPLETE 0x80042710L At least one iSCSI session logout operation did not complete successfully.
VDS_E_NO_VOLUME_PATHNAME 0x80042711L The path could not be retrieved for one or more volumes.
VDS_E_PROVIDER_CACHE_OUTOFSYNC 0x80042712L The provider's cache is not in sync with the driver cache.
VDS_E_NO_IMPORT_TARGET 0x80042713L No import target was set for the subsystem.
VDS_S_ALREADY_EXISTS 0x00042714L The object already exists.
VDS_S_PROPERTIES_INCOMPLETE 0x00042715L Some but not all of the properties were successfully retrieved. Note that there are many possible reasons for failing to retrieve all properties, including device removal.
VDS_S_ISCSI_SESSION_NOT_FOUND_PERSISTENT_LOGIN_REMOVED 0x00042800L VDS could not find any sessions matching the specified iSCSI target, but one or more persistent logins were found and removed.
VDS_S_ISCSI_PERSISTENT_LOGIN_MAY_NOT_BE_REMOVED 0x00042801L If a persistent login was set up for the target, it may not have been removed. Check the iSCSI Initiator Control Panel to remove it if necessary.
VDS_S_ISCSI_LOGIN_ALREAD_EXISTS 0x00042802L The attempt to log in to the iSCSI target failed because the session already exists.
VDS_E_UNABLE_TO_FIND_BOOT_DISK 0x80042803L Volume disk extent information could not be retrieved for the boot volume.
VDS_E_INCORRECT_BOOT_VOLUME_EXTENT_INFO 0x80042804L More than two disk extents were reported for the boot volume. This is a system error.
VDS_E_GET_SAN_POLICY 0x80042805L A driver error was reported when getting the SAN policy.
VDS_E_SET_SAN_POLICY 0x80042806L A driver error was reported when setting the SAN policy.
VDS_E_BOOT_DISK 0x80042807L Disk attributes cannot be changed on the boot disk.
VDS_S_DISK_MOUNT_FAILED 0x00042808L One or more of the volumes on the disk could not be mounted, possibly because it was already mounted.
VDS_S_DISK_DISMOUNT_FAILED 0x00042809L One or more of the volumes on the disk could not be dismounted, possibly because it was already dismounted.
VDS_E_DISK_IS_OFFLINE 0x8004280AL The operation cannot be performed on a disk that is offline.
VDS_E_DISK_IS_READ_ONLY 0x8004280BL The operation cannot be performed on a disk that is read only.
VDS_E_PAGEFILE_DISK 0x8004280CL The operation cannot be performed on a disk that contains a pagefile volume.
VDS_E_HIBERNATION_FILE_DISK 0x8004280DL The operation cannot be performed on a disk that contains a hibernation file volume.
VDS_E_CRASHDUMP_DISK 0x8004280EL The operation cannot be performed on a disk that contains a crashdump file volume.