BitRecover Software Box




VMDK Recovery Wizard

Recover data from VMware VMDK file instantly

(Average Rating 4.3 Based on 1579 Ratings)

Supports file recovery from corrupt .vmdk virtual drives created with VMware Server, Infrastructure, ESXi, vSphere, and Workstation.

  • Fast and reliable recovery from corrupt & damaged *.vmdk files.
  • Restore deleted VMDK file data from VMware virtual machine disk.
  • Recover data from formatted virtual drive partitions of VMDK files.
  • Restore VMDK file data from missing or lost virtual disk partitions.
  • Restore VMware flat.vmdk or sparse .vmdk virtual machine disk files.
  • Repair corrupt flat VMDK as well as descriptor VMDK files successfully.
  • Option to search & save only required files from virtual hard drives.
  • Retrieve files from VMDK if VMware virtual machines failed to start and shows black screen error messages.

VMware VMDK Recovery Tool Features
Know some important features to repair broken VMDK files of VMware Server

Granular VMDK Recovery

Granular VMDK File Recovery for Technicians

VMDK Recovery Software is the industry-leading solution to enable data recovery from corrupt or crashed VMware virtual machines saved as .vmdk files. Software allows you for granular recovery from .vmdk files. This tool is recommended for IT technicians, System administrators & forensics investigators to read & extract data from .vmdk drives.

Recover deleted file

Restore Deleted VMDK File with Separate Mode

This VirtualBox VMDK Repair Tool has a separate option to recover deleted files from VMDK using deleted data recovery mode. Data recovery from emptied recycle bin is also possible, thus even if you have used shift delete for permanent deletion of your files, it is now possible to recover the VMDK file data.

Note: Use "Data Recovery Wizard" if you have accidentally deleted the whole VMDK file from your pc.

Formatted VMDK

Recover Formatted VMDK VMware File Data

If you have accidentally formatted one of your virtual machine drive partition, then VMware VMDK repair utility can help you recover your data from formatted virtual hard drive partitions. For formatted data recovery, this tool supports file recovery from GPT & MBR initialized VMDK drives too.

RAW Recovery

RAW VMware VMDK File Recovery Option

While accessing one of your partition from your virtual machine, if the selected partition displays message to format the drive. Then it seems to be a case of partition table corruption. You can take help of this VMDK Recovery Tool to retrieve your data from lost VMDK drive partitions.

VMDK Partitions

Recover Data from VMware VMDK Partitions

Users can separately choose partition recovery mode option to restore data from deleted or lost partition VMware VMDK file partitions. After that, users can preview VMDK file partition data in the software interface and choose required or all files / folders to restore VMDK from backup. It is a common scenario that you might have accidentally deleted your files or folders from your VMware Virtual machine drive partitions. This situation can lead to data loss but now, the advance VMDK Recovery Tool can help you recover your files back from virtual machine hard drives following just few simple steps.

Fixed & Dynamic

Restore Fixed & Dynamic VMware VMDK Files

Now to perform VMDK flat file recovery, there is no need to recreate VMDK from flat file or to create VMDK flat file copy. Even in the case of VMX file corruption in VMware fusion, VMware player, VMware workstation, now no need to get the steps for rebuilding the virtual machine's .vmx file from vmware.log. Best solutions is at your service, download VMDK recovery tool and get data recovery from VMware .vmdk files successfully avoiding all those troublesome steps.

Entire VMDK Files

Compatible with Entire VMDK Files

BitRecover VMDK Repair Tool is compatible all types of VMDK files i.e. SPARSE, FLAT, & Descriptive. It supports VMDK (Virtual Machine Disk) files created with VMware Server, VMware Infrastructure, VMware ESXi, VMware vSphere, & VMware Workstation.


Support All VMDK File Systems without Error

BitRecover VMDK Recovery Wizard is able to restore deleted VMDK from datastore having FAT & NTFS file systems. Even this VMware VMDK Recovery Software supports all variants of most popular file systems such as FAT, FAT16, FAT32, FAT64, NTFS, HFS+, and EXTX.

Black Screen

Extract Data If VMware Showing Black Screen

If your VMware virtual machine got crashed due to virus attack or any other reasons and now unable to start. Then this ESX VMDK Repair Utility will be most helpful to you as it is authorized to recover data from VMware virtual machines failed to start and shows black screen error messages.

Partition Styles

Recovery from MBR & GPT Partition Styles

Most of the technicians know that if users want to create disk partitions in Windows OS it is compulsory to choose a partition style from MBR (Master Boot Record) & GPT (GUID Partition Table) accordingly. This VMDK restore tool permits to restore deleted VMDK file data from MBR & GPT partition styles.

Preview Restored

Preview Restored VMware Data before Saving

After scanning VMware VMDK files, VMDK backup and restore utility previews all recovered files and folders in software interface. Now our clients can choose only specific *.vmdk files / folders for restoring them in a physical hard drive.

Advance Search

Advance Search to Extract Required Data

After completing the VMware VMDK file scanning process, users can use advance search filer option to find out some specific information within VMware Virtual Machine Disk Partitions. It is highly recommended feature if someone wants to retrieve some specific files from VMDK.

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Size 1.22 MB
Version 2.1
Take a Trial - Free VMDK Backup and Restore Tool allows to scan and recover data from VMware VMDK files and preview in the software window but users cannot save recovered data.
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Free Demo Version

Trial Edition doesn't allow you to save recovered data from virtual drive .vmdk files, users have to purchase software license to save recovered data. Saving of recovered files & folders are disabled in Trial Edition.

System Specifications

Hard Disk Space
30 MB of free hard disk space

Minimum 512 MB is required

Pentium II 400 MHz, 64 MB RAM, Minimum 30 MB Space

Supported Editions

Win 10 & All Below Windows Versions

Comparison of Trial & Full Version

Feature Comparison of VMDK Restore Tool - DEMO and Licensed Version

Features DEMO Version FULL Version
Upload VMDK files
Four advance recovery mode options
View recovered VMDK file data
Windows 10 & All Other Previous Windows Version Supported
Advance search option with filters
VMware partition recovery option
Save recovered VMDK file data Preview only
24*7 Tech Support & Secure 100%
Cost FREE $99
Frequently Asked Questions

Commonly asked user's questions and answers

How to recover deleted VMDK file data ?

Follow these simple steps to recover deleted files from VMDK virtual machine disk.

  • Step 1 : Launch VMware VMDK Recovery Tool and hit on Folder icon to upload a .vmdk file.
  • Step 2 : Select Deleted Data Recovery mode from available scanning modes.
  • Step 3 : After that, you can preview VMDK deleted data and drive information.
  • Step 4 : Choose all or required folders from whole VMDK VMware and press Save button.
  • Step 5 : Browse a destination path and click on Ok button start VMDK recovery process.

Yes, it is a well suitable software to restore VMDK from flat file. Even it is also compatible with all types of Virtual Machine Disk files.

Vmware Virtual Machine Disk File is a format specification. It is used with VMware virtual machine files. A complete and independent virtual machine using VMware virtualization products or other platforms which support VMDK files such as Sun XVM, QEMU, or VirtualBox. The most important advantage of vmdk file is simplicity and accessibility and can be easily moved between servers by making use of live migration feature in virtualization platform.
And one of the biggest drawback of VMDK is that extra effort required for the recovery of lost data.

Below are some products which make use of VMDK format as the built-in file format include:

  • VMware Workstation
  • VMware Player
  • VMware Server
  • VMware Fusion
  • VMware ESXi
  • VMware ESX

Yes, our software will work in this case and you do not need .vmx file even. Just select .vmdk file and software will list its contents. Download VMDK file recovery software trial version and scan your VMDK file to see your recoverable data from VM fails to start due to corrupt .vmx file. If successful preview is shown, then purchase the full version of the software and get the required data recovered easily.

Download BitRecover VMDK Recovery Wizard and allow it to scan your complete .vmdk file. Restore your files from your virtual machine once it displays all those folders present in your machine.

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