Unable to encrypt the virtual machine. An error occured:
Unable to encrypt the virtual machine. The memory files could not be encrypted.
Some of existing snapshots are broken.
NOTE: take a full backup of your virtual machine's
.pvm file before you proceed with the instruction below to be able to revert all the changes.
Go to Actions > Manage Snapshots...
Remove all existing snapshots.
- Try to encrypt once again.
In case it does not help or Snapshots Manager do not contain any information of existing snapshots, follow these steps:
- Locate your virtual machine in Finder.
- Right-click on '.pvm` file > Show Package Contents.
- Remove Snapshots Folder.
After that encryption should be completed sucessfully.