How to Fix Diskpart Virtual Disk Service Errors

Brithny updated on Aug 11, 2019 to Partition Master | How-to Articles

Sometimes, when you run Diskpart.exe command-line to manage your disk partition, for example, format disk to FAT32, clean a disk, delete partitions, convert MBR disk to GPT disk or vice versa, etc. from Virtual Disk Service, you will receive an error message. In this page, we list the typical Virtual Disk Service errors along with the solutions. 


The best way to deal with Diskpart Virtual Disk Service errors is to try a powerful third-party disk management tool. EaseUS partition tool which wins the praise of numerous users is a wonderful choice. Next, let's see how it works to help. 

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How to Fix Diskpart Virtual Disk Service Errors During Disk Clean

Typical errors that might happen while you are trying to clean or deleting a disk partition using Diskpart:

Virtual Disk Service error:
Clean is not allowed on the disk containing the current boot, system, pagefile, crashdump or hibernation volume. 

Virtual Disk Service error:
are no media in the device.

Virtual Disk Service error:
Delete is not allowed on the current boot, system, pagefile, crashdump, or hibernation volume.

To fix all these errors:

1) Create an EaseUS Partition Master WinPE bootable disk.
2) Change the computer boot sequence in BIOS and then launch EaseUS Partition software from the bootable disk.  
2) On the main Window, right click on the disk you want to clean, choose "Delete all partitions" or "Wipe Data" and click "Apply" to start the disk clean job.

How to Fix Diskpart Virtual Disk Service Errors While Converting MBR Disk to GPT Disk or Vice Versa

Virtual Disk Service error:
The specified disk is not convertible. CDROMs and DVDs are examples of disks that are not convertible.

Launch EaseUS partition software, right click on the disk you want to convert, choose "Convert MBR to GPT" or "Convert GPT to MBR" and click "Apply" to confirm the operation.

How to Fix Diskpart Virtual Disk Service Errors While Formatting Disk to FAT32

Virtual Disk Service error:
The volume size is too big

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Step 1: Run EaseUS Partition Master, right-click the hard drive partition you intend to format and choose "Format".

Format Hard Drive Partition - Step 1

Step 2: In the new window, set the Partition label, File system (NTFS/FAT32/EXT2/EXT3), and Cluster size for the partition to be formatted, then click "OK".

Format Hard Drive Partition - Step 2

Step 3: Then you will see a warning window, click "OK" in it to continue.

Format Hard Drive Partition - Step 3

Step 4: Click the "Execute Operation" button in the top-left corner to review the changes, then click "Apply" to start formatting the partition on your hard drive.

Format Hard Drive Partition - Step 4

These are all the solutions for the typical Virtual Disk Service errors that you might encounter while manage disk partitions using Diskpart. Hope they are helpful! 


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