VMware ESX – Recreate a VMX file for a VM

On a VMware ESX infrastructure (especially during VM migration between two not connected ESX) there could be a tedious scenario: once you have extracted a VM from the old ESX and imported to the new one you realize that the VM’s VMX file is probably corrupted. Read More …

Remove EFI System Partition or GPT Protective Partition in Windows

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How to Erase/Clean a HDD Through the cmd.exe (Microsoft Windows)

This article will walk through the steps of using the Microsoft Diskpart erase utility to Clean the disk of a Read More …

Stop CHKDSK from running on Every Boot Up

For those that don’t know, the CHKDSK utility is a way that Windows validates the system file structure and integrity Read More …

VMware ESX – Unsupported and/or invalid disk type

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SSD Benchmark – Throughput, Latency and Performance

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System Image Backup (Windows 8.1 – Windows 10)

There is no traditional backup and restore functionality in Windows 8.1, but there is still a way to create a Read More …

Monitoring HDD health on Linux (smartmontools)

S.M.A.R.T., that means “Self-Monitoring, Analysis, and Reporting Technology”, is a system in modern hard drives designed to report conditions that Read More …