Error: Failed to reconfigure VM: Cannot complete the operation...

SUMMARY

Error encountered while replicating data for a source VM that had its configuration configuration (for example, a disk added, excluded, or removed).

ISSUE

Problem

Error encountered while replicating data for a source VM that had its configuration configuration (for example, a disk added, excluded, or removed).

Sample error:

Source VM Test_replica Failed to reconfigure VM: Cannot complete the operation because the file or folder /vmfs/volumes/a4676e20-9b963b8d/Source VM Test_replica/Source VM Test_replica_4.vmdk already exists

Resolution

Remove any snapshots that currently exist on the replica VM then allow the replication job to run again.

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