What is VMDK File Extension?

Overview

The virtual hard disk stores information in VMDK file extension. The format is capable of storing more than one virtual drive data. Each virtual drive holds one VMDK file.

Category

It is related to Image Disk files.

Supportive Apps

It supports multiple apps.

Windows and Linux

  • VMDK Workstation
  • Oracle Virtual Box

Mac

  • Oracle Virtual Box
  • VMware Fusion

Location

The location of the format is depended on the OS your system has

ESX and ESXi Hosts virtual Machine disk format location

/vmfs/volumes

Linux VMDK File extension Location

/path/to/disk

Windows .VMDK Location

C:\My Documents\My Virtual Machines

How to open or view VMDK File Extension

VMware Virtual Box and Workstation can open VMDK files.