The computer got hosed & we lost the
.pvm file, then the Time Machine Backup drive was involved in a car crash!
I know the
.pvm file is a package with multiple files inside, but I've looked thru the recovered data & can't find a
I see multiple
.hds files, but no
I am using Parallels 7 & trying to re-create the
.pvm file on an external drive but am not having much luck. Changed the name of the file to
**.hdd, attached with Parallels, but the VM complains that the Hard Drive is not there. Possibly I am not understanding the basic contents needed for a viable
Is what I'm trying to do even possible?
The original problem with the Time Machine drive was "stiction", they put the drive into a clean room to fix that, and as they were reading the data from the drive one of the heads failed. Needless to say, the data recovery took 2 weeks, but I think we finally have all the data (in the form of raw files) from the Time Machine Backup drive now.