VMware Disk mount Utility : Retrieve data present on VMDK

Lot of times people come to VMTN forums asking for a way to access their corrupt machine VMDK’s. Most of them would have stored some important data on their data disks and due to OS corruption the machine wouldn’t power on which also makes the other data inaccessible. VMware Virtual machines store the data on .vmdk files which are the hard disk files. Many a times there will be a need to mount these files on host machine or some