Parallels C API Reference Guide
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PHT_VIRTUAL_DISK Functions
PHT_VIRTUAL_DISK  Legend
Functions
 
Name 
Description 
 
This function used to change the key of the encrypted disk 
 
Combines all available disk snapshots into a single entity. 
 
Commits unfinished state operation (interrupted). 
 
This method is deprecated now. 
 
Compacts a virtual disk with free blocks map. 
 
This function used to convert disk size in blocks to the Cylinders-Heads-Sectors (CHS) format, used at disk creation 
 
Converts virtual disks that were created with an older version of Parallels Service to the current version. 
 
Converts virtual disks that were created with an older version of Parallels Service to the current version. 
 
Creates a new virtual disk. 
 
This function can be used to create a new virtual disk locally without being connected to the Parallels Service. 
 
Takes a snapshot of the specified virtual disk. 
 
Allows to decrease the size of an existing virtual disk. 
 
This function used to encrypt whole disk 
 
Deletes the specified virtual disk snapshot. 
 
This function used to encrypt whole disk 
 
Writes data from a virtual disk cache to the real storage. 
 
Frees the PHT_VIRTUAL_DISK handle. 
 
This function used to get default block size of disk 
 
Obtains the information about the specified virtual disk. 
 
This function used to get HDD identify information as it shown in guest OS 
 
Determines the number of snapshots of the specified virtual disk. 
 
Obtains the entire snapshot tree for the specified virtual disk. 
 
This function used to get splitted disk part size 
 
Retrieves user-defined parameter values stored on a virtual disk. 
 
Allows to increase the size of an existing virtual disk. 
 
This function used to check is the disk bootable or not 
 
Determines if the specified virtual disk can be compacted. 
 
This function used to check is the disk encrypted or not 
 
This function used to create a linked clone disk 
 
Obtains a handle of type PHT_VIRTUAL_DISK identifying an existing virtual disk. 
 
Obtains a handle of type PHT_VIRTUAL_DISK identifying an existing virtual disk on a local machine. 
 
Reads data from the specified virtual disk. 
 
Set the caching policy for a virtual disk. 
 
This function used to set the key to the encrypted disk 
 
Sets necessary access permissions on a directory containing a virtual disk to make the disk accessible to other users. 
 
Sets necessary access permissions on a directory containing a virtual disk to make the disk accessible to other users. 
 
Stores user-defined parameter values on a virtual disk. 
 
Reverts a virtual disk to the specified snapshot. 
 
Waits for the background thread to finish executing before returning control to the client. 
 
Writes data to the specified virtual disk. 
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