I am using windows vista, home premium, but due to driver unavailabilty I wanted to use windows XP. So, I installed VMWARE WORKSTATION 6.5.3 BUILD 185404. Now, whenever I try to install XP through bootable CD, I can't. The error message as shown below appears. I even wanted to installed through .iso image, but still the same error message
Operation on file "\\.\PhysicalDrive0" failed.
If the file resides on a remote file system, please make sure your network connection and the server where this disk resides are functioning properly. If the file resides on removable media, reattach the media.
Choose Retry to attempt the operation again.
Choose Abort to terminate this session.
Choose Continue to forward the error to the guest operating system
It aks me to either RETRY,ABORT or CONTINUE. Thre remainig two options do not work and I have to abort every time !!!
Can any one please help me ????