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Fail to open a session...

I keep getting this message suddenly:


My SAS was working just yesterday, so am confused. I am in the process of redownloading the software.


Failed to open a session for the virtual machine SAS University Edition.

Could not open the medium '/Users/amypapesh/VirtualBox VMs/SAS University Edition/SAS_University_Edition.vmdk'.

VMDK: inconsistency between grain table and backup grain table in '/Users/amypapesh/VirtualBox VMs/SAS University Edition/SAS_University_Edition.vmdk' (VERR_VD_VMDK_INVALID_HEADER).

VD: error VERR_VD_VMDK_INVALID_HEADER opening image file '/Users/amypapesh/VirtualBox VMs/SAS University Edition/SAS_University_Edition.vmdk' (VERR_VD_VMDK_INVALID_HEADER).

Result Code:NS_ERROR_FAILURE (0x80004005)
Interface:IMedium {4afe423b-43e0-e9d0-82e8-ceb307940dda}
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Re: Fail to open a session...

Did redownloading fix the issue? 

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Re: Fail to open a session...

I think this is a problem caused by VirtualBox rather than SAS University Edition so a reinstall of VirtualBox may be needed.

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