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How to install the vCenter Server 6.0 Platform Services Controller on a Windows machine

Our second video today will discuss and demonstrate How to install the vCenter Server 6.0 Platform Services Controller on a Windows machine and also How to install an additional vCenter Server 6.0 Platform Services Controller on a Windows machine.

For additional information, see VMware Knowledge Base article Installing the VMware vCenter Server 6.0 Platform Services Controller on a Windows machine (2108801).

Troubleshooting File Level Recovery with vSphere Data Protection – KBTV Webinars

This video is the second in a new series of free Webinars that we are releasing in which our Technical Support staff members present on various topics across a wide range of VMware’s product portfolio.

The title for this presentation is Troubleshooting File Level Recovery with vSphere Data Protection and it dives into some real world examples of how you can troubleshoot file level recovery issues with vSphere Data Protection.

This presentation was originally broadcast live on Thursday 5th March 2015.

To see the details of upcoming webinars in this series, see the Support Insider Blog post at New Free Webinars.

NOTE: This video is 17 minutes in length so it would be worth blocking out some time to watch it!

How to install vCenter Server 6.0 with an external Platform Services Controller on a Windows machine

Our second video today discusses and demonstrates how to install vCenter Server 6.0 with an external Platform Services Controller on a Windows machine.

For additional information, see VMware Knowledge Base article Installing VMware vCenter Server 6.0 with an external Platform Services Controller on a Windows machine (2108802).

How to install vCenter Server 6.0 with an embedded Platform Services Controller on a Windows machine

For our first video today we discuss and demonstrate how to install vCenter Server 6.0 with an embedded Platform Services Controller on a Windows machine.

For additional information, see VMware Knowledge Base article Installing VMware vCenter Server 6.0 with an embedded Platform Services Controller on a Windows machine (2108799) for more information.

How to upgrade to vCenter Server 6.0 with an embedded Platform Services Controller

Here is our second video for today, covering the Installation & Upgrade of VMware’s new vSphere 6 release.

This video discusses and demonstrates how to upgrade vCenter Server 5.5 to vCenter Server 6.0 with an embedded Platform Services Controller using the simple install method.

For additional information, see VMware Knowledge Base article upgrading VMware vCenter Server 5.5 to VMware vCenter Server 6.0 with an embedded Platform Services Controller using the simple install method (2109559) for additional information.

Upgrading vCenter Server Single Sign-on 5.5 to a vCenter Server 6.0 Platform Services Controller

Over the next couple of days we will be publishing several new videos which will provide demonstrations and overviews regarding the Installation & Upgrade of VMware’s new vSphere 6 release.

Our first video discusses and demonstrates how to upgrade vCenter Server Single Sign-on 5.5 to a vCenter Server 6.0 Platform Services Controller.

See VMware Knowledge Base article Upgrading VMware vCenter Single Sign-on 5.5 to a VMware vCenter Server 6.0 Platform Services Controller 6.0 (2109560) for additional information.

KBTV Webinars – Journey to the Horizon

This video is the first in a new series of free Webinars that we are releasing in which our Technical Support staff members present on various topics across a wide range of VMware’s product portfolio.

The topic of this Webinar is Journey to the Horizon and it goes through several aspects of the Horizon View, Flex and Mirage products.

This presentation was originally broadcast live on Thursday 26th February 2015. To see the details of upcoming webinars in this series, see the Support Insider Blog post here.

NOTE: This video is 23 minutes in length so it would be worth blocking out some time in order to watch it!

Downgrading from VMware Workstation 11.x to VMware Workstation 10.x

This video tutorial demonstrates how to downgrade VMware Workstation 11.x to VMware Workstation 10.x.

Before attempting to downgrade, be advised that VMware Workstation 11.x and VMware Workstation 10.x use different virtual machine hardware compatibility. When downgrading Workstation, you must change the virtual machine hardware compatibility version of your virtual machine to Workstation 10.0.

Full instructions are available in VMware Knowledge Base article Downgrading from VMware Workstation 11.x to VMware Workstation 10.x (2082119).

Upgrading from Workstation 10 to 11

This video tutorial demonstrates how to upgrade from Workstation 10 to Workstation 11.

Before upgrading to VMware Workstation 11, ensure that your physical machine meets the system requirements. For more information, see Introduction and System Requirements in the Getting Started with VMware Workstation 11.x guide. You will also need to shutdown any virtual machines that you may have running before attempting the upgrade.

Full details and instructions are available in VMware Knowledge Base article Upgrading from VMware Workstation 10 to VMware Workstation 11 (2081971).

Installing VMware Workstation 11 on your PC

VMware Workstation 11 was released recently and this video tutorial demonstrates how you can install VMware Workstation 11 on a Windows based PC.

Before installing, ensure that your system meets the system requirements as laid out in the Getting Started with Workstation 11 guide.

Download instructions are available in VMware Knowledge Base article Downloading and installing VMware Workstation (2057907).