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Top 20 Articles for October 2012

Here is our Top 20 KB list for October 2012. This list is ranked by the number of times a VMware Support Request was resolved by following the steps in a published Knowledge Base article.

  1. Downloading and installing VMware Fusion (2014097)
  2. Uninstalling, reinstalling, and upgrading VMware Fusion (1014529)
  3. Converter Standalone 5.0 might close unexpectedly when accessing vSphere 5.1 targets (2033315)
  4. Manually uninstalling VMware Fusion (1017838)
  5. Installing or upgrading to ESXi 5.1 best practices (2032756)
  6. Purging old data from the database used by vCenter Server (1025914)
  7. Uninstalling and manually installing VMware Tools in VMware Fusion (1014522)
  8. Methods of upgrading to ESXi 5.1 (2032757)
  9. Unpresenting a LUN in ESXi 5.x (2004605)
  10. Broadcom 5719/5720 NICs using tg3 driver becomes unresponsive and stops traffic in vSphere (2035701)
  11. Original Equipment Manufacturer (OEM) Partner Activation Code (PAC) portal  (2011587)
  12. vCenter Server Services hang on startup after upgrading to vCenter Server 5.1 (2035623)
  13. Investigating virtual machine file locks on ESX/ESXi (10051)
  14. Installing Windows in a virtual machine using VMware Fusion Easy Install (1011677)
  15. Restarting the Management agents on an ESXi or ESX host (1003490)
  16. Configuring syslog on ESXi 5.0 (2003322)
  17. Upgrading to vCenter Server 5.1 best practices (2021193)
  18. Creating a persistent scratch location for ESXi 4.x and 5.x (1033696)
  19. Permanent Device Loss (PDL) and All-Paths-Down (APD) in vSphere 5.0 (2004684)
  20. Committing snapshots when there are no snapshot entries in the Snapshot Manager (1002310)