Event ID 12240 — Storage Initialization

Applies To: Windows Server 2008

This is preliminary documentation and subject to change.

This aspect refers events relevant to the storage of the virtual machine that are caused by storage configuration.

Event Details

Product: Windows Operating System
ID: 12240
Source: Microsoft-Windows-Hyper-V-VMMS
Version: 6.0
Symbolic Name: MSSTOR_NO_VHD
Message: '%1': Attachment '%3' not found. Error: '%4' (%5). (Virtual machine ID %2)


Ensure image file exists

Ensure that the image file exists and try again.


The virtual machine with the storage attached is able to launch successfully.

Storage Initialization