I downloaded XP+IE6 VM from modern.ie.
I created a VM and configured it.
I have copied my VMDK to another location, changed its name and want to create another VM from that to install IE7.
I get the message "Cannot register the hard disk...because a hard disk with UID '...' already exists.

Does anyone know how to get pass this?



You can use VBoxManage from the command line like so:

VBoxManage clonehd C:\Path\To\Disk.vdi C:\Path\To\New\Disk.vdi


  • i've tried it and i get the same error message in the command line – André Alçada Padez Mar 21 '13 at 13:55

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