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alt textGuest os: xp host: win 7 I suddenly cannot access one of my virtual machines in virtual box. And I don't remember having deleted one of the files necessary for it to run. Here is it

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It looks as though the .xml configuration file may be missing or corrupt. Can you confirm that the file exists, and is accessible from the path shown in the screenshot? – sblair May 31 '10 at 23:20
yep its still there but its 0kb in size, see the edit – soul Jun 1 '10 at 3:27
I still have the .vdi file. I'll just restore it using the vdi. – soul Jun 1 '10 at 3:35
up vote 3 down vote accepted

Delete the VM (but not its hard-disk file, when you're given the option.) Create a new VM and attach the existing hard disk file instead of creating a new HDD, and you should be good to go.

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