An Error Occured While Reconnecting VMware Shared Folders Posted on by Webmaster IT Support Forum › Forums › Virtualization › VMware › Workstation › Troubleshooting › An Error Occured While Reconnecting VMware Shared Folders Tagged: VMware Shared Folders This topic contains 0 replies, has 1 voice, and was last updated by Webmaster 1 year ago. Author Posts June 17, 2016 at 9:32 am #1882 WebmasterKeymaster When trying to access my VMware Shared Folder, I get this error: An error occurred while reconnecting D: to \\vmware-host\Shared Folders\VMPublic VMware Shared Folders : The network is not present or not started. This connection has not been restored. This is because the VMware Shared Folder is mapped, but not enabled in VMware Workstation or Player. Go to the Settings of the VM and enable VMware Shared Folders (use the Always setting). Author Posts You must be logged in to reply to this topic.