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New KB articles published for week ending 1/24/15

My VMware

How to change your password in My VMware (2103054)

Date Published: 1/21/2015

 

Socialcast On Premise v2

Logging in to Socialcast or launching Socialcast from an Identity Provider fails with invalid SAML SSO response (2105170)

Date Published: 1/22/2015

 

VMware App Volumes

Increasing timeout for App Volumes Admin (2101667)

Date Published: 1/19/2015

Updating App Volumes Manager by changing the database credential (2101109)

Date Published: 1/21/2015

Increasing Logging Level for AppVolumes Manager (2101668)

Date Published: 1/23/2015

VMware App Volumes Manager lists RDSH server as unlicensed (2101881)

Date Published: 1/19/2015

Prompting for restart when assigning an AppStack or Writeable Volume (2103580)

Date Published: 1/20/2015

 

VMware ESX

Network connection fails during the vMotion of virtual machine on autodeployed stateless host (2101876)

Date Published: 1/21/2015

 

VMware ESXi

vMotion validation fails with the error: Unable to access file (2013907)

Date Published: 1/21/2015

When using DHCP for NFS vmkernel, datastores do not mount during boot in ESXi 5.5 (2097804)

Date Published: 1/19/2015

Pinging with jumbo frames fail even with correct configuration in ESXi 5.5 and reports the error: sendto() failed (Message too long) (2100502)

Date Published: 1/20/2015

Installation/Configuration of CoreOS vmx+vmdk image (2104303)

Date Published: 1/22/2015

Installing VIB on the ESXi Host fails with the error: The selected transaction requires NNN MB free space, however the maxium supported size is MMM MB (2099845)

Date Published: 1/19/2015

 

VMware EVO:RAIL

Configuring a new EVO:RAIL appliance fails at around 6% (2101449)

Date Published: 1/21/2015

 

VMware Horizon DaaS

New users added in Active Directory are not able to login for tenant (2102031)

Date Published: 1/20/2015

 

VMware Horizon Flex

Downloading an image from the Mirage Flex Server fails with the error: Failed to contact the restrictions management server (2103574)

Date Published: 1/19/2015

 

VMware Horizon Mirage

Mirage criticalControllerShimValidation failed for the downloaded image or CVD on this device (2102017)

Date Published: 1/21/2015

 

VMware Horizon View

View Composer Database upgrade completes with warnings (2102189)

Date Published: 1/19/2015

Using SmartCard Authentication by certain users in an Active Directory Group fails with the error: ‘You are not entitled to use this system’ (2103964)

Date Published: 1/21/2015

 

VMware Mirage

Disabling Mirage Hide System tray notification balloons (2099433)

Date Published: 1/21/2015

Mirage migration fails to join machine to organizational unit if the machine name already exists in domain (2095518)

Date Published: 1/19/2015

 

VMware NSX for vSphere

Viewing the virtual machine Summary tab in the vSphere Web Client fails with the error: status code =403, status message = [Forbidden] (2104443)

Date Published: 1/21/2015

Registering NSX Manager to vCenter Server or configuring the SSO Lookup Service fails with the error: nested exception is java.net.UnknownHostException (2102041)

Date Published: 1/21/2015

 

VMware ThinApp

Google Chrome fails when capturing Google Chrome with VMware ThinApp (2104409)

Date Published: 1/22/2015

 

VMware vCenter Converter Standalone

VMware vCenter Converter Standalone Client 5.5 fails when converting a virtual machine in vCenter Server 5.5. (2102484)

Date Published: 1/21/2015

 

VMware vCenter Operations Manager (vApp)

The hostname of a vRealize Operations Manager 6.x node changes after initial deployment (2102200)

Date Published: 1/21/2015

 

VMware vCenter Orchestrator

Manually disable SSL v3 support (2103393)

Date Published: 1/21/2015

 

VMware vCenter Server

Understanding the Linked Mode options for vCenter Server 5.1.x and 5.5.x (2097684)

Date Published: 1/20/2015

C:\Windows\TEMP contains a large amount of .krb5 files that continue to grow (2101225)

Date Published: 1/21/2015

Disabling the vCenter Server Datastore Browser (2101567)

Date Published: 1/21/2015

 

VMware vCloud API

Optimizing Storage Placement When Creating VMs and Independent Disks With the vCloud API (2105352)

Date Published: 1/23/2015

 

VMware vCloud Automation Center

Security escalation while modifying the SAML authorization header and accessing privileged pages on the IAAS server (2105325)

Date Published: 1/22/2015

Security escalation while modifying the SAML authorization header and accessing privileged pages on the IAAS server (2105319)

Date Published: 1/22/2015

 

VMware vCloud Director

In VMware vCloud Director after creating an Org and provider VDC you get a system alert: Some datastores no longer support the storage profile (2099753)

Date Published: 1/21/2015

Deleting media in a VMware vCloud Director catalog fails with the error: The requested operation could not be executed because media “<ISONAME>” is mounted by VMs (2099856)

Date Published: 1/21/2015

 

VMware View

Logging into the View dashboard in a Cloud Pod Architecture environment fails with the error: You do not have sufficient privilege to view this information (2101801)

Date Published: 1/23/2015

Logging in to View RDS hosted application fails with the error: You are not entitled to use the system (2102037)

Date Published: 1/21/2015

Logging in to a VMware Horizon View desktop for the first time fails to download all of the files by Persona Management Profiles (2105270)

Date Published: 1/23/2015

Creating a new linked clone View desktop in a pool causes the View Composer to fail (2102656)

Date Published: 1/19/2015

 

VMware vRealize Automation

Slow response time is observed on the Items tab (2103923)

Date Published: 1/20/2015

Examples for customizing email templates in VMware vRealize Automation (2102019)

Date Published: 1/21/2015

Slow response time is observed on the Items tab (2103911)

Date Published: 1/20/2015

User Name and Password fields does not appear on the vRealize Automation login page (2102075)

Date Published: 1/21/2015

 

VMware vRealize Configuration Manager

While comparing machines using Compare Machines under Machine Group Compliance, all machines including ESX/ESXi hosts are displayed for comparison (2103494)

Date Published: 1/19/2015

 

VMware vRealize Operations Manager (vApp)

Only State and Uptime metrics are received for some or all SCOM resources (2096866)

Date Published: 1/19/2015

 

VMware vShield Endpoint

Installing VMware vShield Endpoint on the ESXi host fails with VC Error: The installation transaction failed (2104908)

Date Published: 1/20/2015

 

VMware vSphere Data Protection

Running a manual integrity check in VMware vSphere Data Protection (VDP) (2067701)

Date Published: 1/20/2015

Deployment of vSphere Data Protection external proxy fails with the error: Failed to Install a new VM Image proxy (2102039)

Date Published: 1/19/2015

VDP appliance goes in to Admin mode and dpnctl reports: gsan status: degraded (2095746)

Date Published: 1/19/2015

Obtaining VDP Error (event) code and description (2102376)

Date Published: 1/21/2015

 

VMware vSphere Replication

Reprotect fails with the error: VR synchronization failed for VRM group: Remote group is in passive replication state (2095973)

Date Published: 1/19/2015

Replication configuration in vSphere Replication 5.8 fails with the error: Exception Invalid datastore format (2099953)

Date Published: 1/23/2015

Viewing historical data on vSphere Replication 5.8 through the vSphere Web Client fails (2097541)

Date Published: 1/22/2015

 

VMware Workspace Portal

VMware Workspace 2.1 VA displays Undefined in initial setup with AD if left for 6 hours or more (2102694)

Date Published: 1/22/2015

New KB articles published for week ending 1/17/15

VMware App Volumes

Non domain computers does not appear in App Volumes Manager (2101172)

Date Published: 1/16/2015

Installing App Volumes Manager fails with the error: Unable to start App Volumes Manager (2101957)

Date Published: 1/16/2015

Network connectivity requirements for VMware App Volumes 2.5.X and later (2097818)

Date Published: 1/16/2015

 

VMware ESXi

Warning Event in the vCenter Server: Issue detected on <ESXi host name> in ha-datacenter: failed to create state.tgz (2099765)

Date Published: 1/16/2015

 

VMware Fusion

Removal of VMware Fusion Pro from VMware Mirage (2104485)

Date Published: 1/16/2015

 

VMware Horizon View

Starting the desktops automatically fails (2102227)

Date Published: 1/13/2015

 

VMware Mirage

Changing user throttle idle time in Mirage Client (2101292)

Date Published: 1/13/2015

 

VMware vCenter Server

VMware vCenter Server 5.1 fails when a host is rebooted (2099964)

Date Published: 1/13/2015

Datastore Browser reports an incorrect size value of virtual disks within the vSphere Client and vSphere Web Client (2101698)

Date Published: 1/16/2015

vSphere Web Client service fails to start with the error: Kernel service unavailable to user region (2102466)

Date Published: 1/14/2015

VMware vRealize Operations Manager 6.x health data is not displayed in the vSphere Web Client (2100533)

Date Published: 1/13/2015

Connecting a vNIC to a vDS fails with the error: Invalid configuration for device ’0′ (2099117)

Date Published: 1/16/2015

 

VMware vCenter Site Recovery Manager

SRM Testfailover on a vSphere Replication virtual machine fails at stage Power On with the error: “Error – The operation is not allowed in the current state“ (2097923)

Date Published: 1/12/2015

 

VMware vCloud Air

Migrating virtual machine from one datacenter to another fails in vCloud Air OnDemand (2098338)

Date Published: 1/13/2015

 

VMware View

Assigning a desktop to a user in a dedicated pool fails with the error: User has already been assigned ownership of a desktop in the pool XXX (2102478)

Date Published: 1/13/2015

Virtual Printing Support with Horizon View 6 (2103111)

Date Published: 1/16/2015

Thinprint does not work in View remote desktop service (RDS) desktop or application sessions (2102034)

Date Published: 1/13/2015

 

VMware vRealize Configuration Manager

VCM 5.7.3 displays multiple duplicate entries of scheduled jobs (2102887)

Date Published: 1/16/2015

Count mismatch in Compliance posture dashboard with collected data in data grid (2103311)

Date Published: 1/16/2015

 

VMware vRealize Operations Manager (Standalone)

VMware vRealize Operations Manager 6.x data import fails when the vRealize Operations Manager 5.8.x certificate is expired (2102199)

Date Published: 1/16/2015

The data import in the VMware vRealize Operations Manager 6.x fails with the error: ERROR source.task.InventoryMigrationTask – Found error in Inventory migration: java.lang.NullPointerException (2102201)

Date Published: 1/12/2015

Using the Set CPU Count for VM Action yields unexpected results in VMware vRealize Operations Manager 6.0.x (2102505)

Date Published: 1/14/2015

Conflicting object access information in VMware vRealize Operations 6.0.x is displayed for some LDAP users (2102701)

Date Published: 1/14/2015

One or more ESX/ESXi hosts are missing in the vRealize Operations Manager 6.0 inventory (2103600)

Date Published: 1/14/2015

Modify the number of displayed retrieved snapshots when you run delete snapshot actions in vRealize Operations Manager (2101157)

Date Published: 1/15/2015

 

VMware vRealize Operations Manager (vApp)

The vRealize Operations Manager 6.0 General SQL adapter fails to collect data after being imported from a vRealize Operations Manager 5.8.x environment (2102503)

Date Published: 1/14/2015

Accessing the VMware vRealize Operations Manager 6.0 API by LDAP users fails with the error: HTTP/1.1 401 Unauthorized (2103084)

Date Published: 1/15/2015

 

VMware vSphere Big Data Extensions

Installing a Cloudera (CDH) or Hortonworks (HDP) Hadoop distributions using YUM in Big Data Extensions (BDE) 2.X fails with an RPM error (2094799)

Date Published: 1/13/2015

 

VMware vSphere Data Protection

Exchange DAG backups fails in VMware vSphere Data Protection (2097178)

Date Published: 1/16/2015

 

VMware vSphere Web Client

Unable to attach ISOs in MAC operating system using VMware vSphere Web Client 5.5 (2102191)

Date Published: 1/16/2015

While selecting Plug-In Management within the vSphere Web Client reports the Error # 1009 (2101256)

Date Published: 1/13/2015

New KB articles published for week ending 1/10/15

VMware ESXi

Unable to see the virtual machine entry in vCenter Server inventory (2101991)

Date Published: 1/7/2015

Timekeeping issues on Fujitsu RX4770M1 based hosts (2096163)

Date Published: 1/9/2015

Upgrading ESXi to ESXi 5.5 Update 2 Build 2143827 stops SCO Openserver virtual machine with E1000 network adapter to respond and spikes CPU usage (2101633)

Date Published: 1/8/2015

 

VMware EVO:RAIL

The mouse is not accessible within a virtual machine created in VMware EVO:RAIL (2101947)

Date Published: 1/5/2015

 

VMware Horizon View

Installing Remote Experience Agent on Windows 7 Pro 64 bit Standard fails with the error: Error Code 1603 (2102032)

Date Published: 1/6/2015

 

VMware Horizon View Client

Increasing the display scaling of a Windows 8.x View desktop to more than 100% can cause Horizon Client to exit unexpectedly (2101395)

Date Published: 1/7/2015

 

VMware NSX for vSphere

The Networking and Security section in the vSphere Web Client no longer appears after pairing NSX Manager to the vCenter Server (2101272)

Date Published: 1/9/2015

 

VMware vCenter Server

Removing a datastore in the the vSphere Client, the Remove datastore task remains in the In Progress state (2097289)

Date Published: 1/5/2015

Creating an ESXi host profile fails with the error: Error: com.vmware.profile.hostCacheConfig.InvalidParamValue. (2102055)

Date Published: 1/6/2015

Hardware Status tab and/or vCenter Server status icon does not display in the vSphere Client (2096870)

Date Published: 1/5/2015

VMware vCenter Server 5.1 and 5.5 fails after hot-adding a shared VMDK or RDM (2100938)

Date Published: 1/9/2015

VMware Profile-Driven Storage logs taking up disk space (2095500)

Date Published: 1/5/2015

VMware VirtualCenter Server services fails to start with the error: Failed to initialize: not well-formed (invalid token) (2099482)

Date Published: 1/6/2015

VMware vCenter Server 5.1 and 5.5 registration process to vCenter Server Single Sign-On (2099841)

Date Published: 1/8/2015

 

VMware vCenter Site Recovery Manager

Upgrading VMware vCenter Site Recovery Manager (SRM) from 5.0.x or 5.1.x to 5.5.x fails on the Recovery Site with the error: Failed to create database tables (2088143)

Date Published: 1/9/2015

Installing VMware vCenter Site Recovery Manager (SRM) 5.8 with p12 certificate format fails with the error: Failed to validate certificate (2091089)

Date Published: 1/5/2015

Enabling replication for a virtual machine fails with the error: Replication is already enabled (2093264)

Date Published: 1/9/2015

 

VMware vCloud Air

Virtual Private Cloud OnDemand – Change in vCPU Default Speed (January 20, 2015 onwards) (2102210)

Date Published: 1/7/2015

 

VMware Virtual SAN

Enabling VMware Virtual SAN observer for live monitoring on a VSAN cluster fails with the error: OpenSSL::X509::CertificateError: error getting time (2097169)

Date Published: 1/7/2015

 

VMware vRealize Automation

How to Encrypt and Decrypt custom properties in VMware vRealize Automation (2092330)

Date Published: 1/7/2015

Downloading the Guest Agent Package fails when using preparevCACTemplate.sh on a Linux Application Services template (2102033)

Date Published: 1/9/2015

Installing VMware vRealize Automation 6.2.x IaaS fails with the error: exited with code -1 (2101591)

Date Published: 1/7/2015

 

VMware vRealize Orchestrator

vCenter Server plug-in 6.0.0 workflows might fail with an error TypeError: Cannot read property “optionDef” from null (2101118)

Date Published: 1/5/2015

 

VMware vSphere Data Protection

When performing an FLR on a Windows virtual machine, all the disks does not appear as Mount point even though they show as backed up in vmdk files (2097176)

Date Published: 1/5/2015

 

VMware vSphere Replication

Reprotect in VMware vSphere Replication fails with the error: VR synchronization failed Remote group is in passive replication state (2102079)

Date Published: 1/7/2015

 

VMware vSphere Web Client

Deploying VMware vSphere Data Protection (VDP) using the vSphere Web Client fails to display VDP plug-in in the vSphere Web Client (2089962)

Date Published: 1/5/2015

New KB articles published for week ending 1/3/15

VMware ESXi
The ESXi 5.1 host stops with a purple diagnostic screen and reports the error: SchedPowerGroupCharge@vmkernel#nover+0x1ae stack: 0x412212d1ba48 (2092510)
Date Published: 12/31/2014
During a snapshot operation, virtual machine becomes unresponsive with one VCPU at 100% SWPWT  (2094813)
Date Published: 12/31/2014
After upgrading VMware Tools, you see the error: “The procedure entry point GuestApp_OpenURL could not be located in the dynamic link library vmtools.dll” on the virtual machine (2097165)
Date Published: 1/2/2015
ESXi 5.5 host fails with the purple diagnostic screen error: fnic_fc_trace_set_data (2099942)
Date Published: 1/2/2015
VMware NSX for Multi-Hypervisor
Collecting controller snapshot via the NSX-MH Manager API Inspector fails and return no data on VMware NSX for Multi-Hypervisor 4.2.x (2099773)
Date Published: 12/29/2014
VMware vCenter Site Recovery Manager
Cannot see the Site Recovery Manager plugin in the Web Client (2096322)
Date Published: 1/2/2015
Upgrading to VMware vCenter Site Recovery Manager 5.8 fails with the error: Cannot create table pdq_objectnotification (2099948)
Date Published: 1/2/2015
VMware vCloud Air
Activating Windows Server in VMware vCloud Air (2097798)
Date Published: 1/2/2015
VMware View
PCI Scan indicates that TCP Port 4172 PCoIP Secure Gateway is vulnerable to POODLE (CVE-2014-3566) (2099458)
Date Published: 12/30/2014
VMware vRealize Automation
Registering VMware vRealize Automation 6.x Solution User certificate using the vcac-config.exe command in Iaas fails with the error: The remote certificate is invalid according to the validation procedure (2101390)
Date Published: 1/1/2015
VMware vSphere Data Protection
Cannot add virtual machine to VMware vSphere Data Protection 5.1 and 5.5 appliance while creating or editing a backup job (2101290)
Date Published: 1/2/2015
VMware vSphere Storage Appliance
Installing VMware vSphere Storage Appliance Manager 5.5 as part of a fresh deployment fails with the error: The wizard was interrupted (2101670)
Date Published: 1/2/2015
VMware vSphere Web Client
Scheduling a task on the vSphere Web Client fails (2101863)
Date Published: 1/2/2015
VMware Workstation
Note on VMware VIX 1.14 standalone installer(2102020)
Date Published: 12/31/2014

New KB articles published for week ending 12/27/14

VMware App Volumes

App Volumes licenses delivered to your My VMware Account (2101494)

Date Published: 12/23/2014

 

VMware ESXi

Tasks and events tab shows error message every ten minutes: Cannot login root @ IP address (2030304)

Date Published: 12/22/2014

vMotion compatibility check does not fail on some Virtual Machines using physical bus sharing (2090933)

Date Published: 12/23/2014

Creating a snapshot of virtual machine fails with the error: An error was received from the ESX host while powering on VM Snapshot-VM (2099860)

Date Published: 12/22/2014

Clicking Manage Paths in the virtual machine properties fails with the error: There is no multipath configuration for this LUN (2097287)

Date Published: 12/22/2014

After upgrading ESXi 5.1 Update 1 to ESXi 5.5 GA, VMware tools upgrading causes VMXNET3 driver failure (2087596)

Date Published: 12/23/2014

Log messages generated by executing: Reset System Configuration (2096854)

Date Published: 12/25/2014

Backup fails due to Virtual Disk Development Kit (VDDK) licensing error (2098050)

Date Published: 12/24/2014

ESXi 5.5 host fails with a purple diagnostic screen and reports the error: VFC_TreePurgeWrite (2100948)

Date Published: 12/22/2014

 

VMware Mirage

Launching VMware Mirage CLI displays an error: log4net:ERROR [RollingFileAppender] Unable to acquire lock on file C:\Program Files\Wanova\Mirage Management Server\logs\streaming.log (2095835)

Date Published: 12/26/2014

 

VMware NSX for vSphere

Configuring Layer 2 Bridging on a Distributed Logical Router in NSX for vSphere 6.1.2 fails with error: User is not authorized to access object (2099414)

Date Published: 12/24/2014

 

VMware vCenter Converter Standalone

Converting a machine in VMware vCenter Converter fails with the error: SQL_CANTOPEN: unable to open database file (2096873)

Date Published: 12/23/2014

 

VMware vCenter Server

File generation procedure for the Certificate Automation Tool (2097388)

Date Published: 12/23/2014

Adding a host to an EVC cluster in vCenter Server fails with the error: Operation timed out (2097284)

Date Published: 12/22/2014

Migrating an ESXi management interface from vSphere Standard Virtual Switch to vSphere Distributed Virtual Switch fails and results in a rollback (2096691)

Date Published: 12/22/2014

 

VMware vCenter Server Appliance

SDRS causing the growth of VPX_SDRS_STATS_VM and VPX_SDRS_STATS_DATASTORE tables in vCenter Server database (2090463)

Date Published: 12/25/2014

 

VMware vCenter Site Recovery Manager

Configuring VMware vSphere Replication fails for a virtual machine that is configured with SCSI Bus sharing (2087852)

Date Published: 12/24/2014

 

VMware vCenter Support Assistant

VMware vCenter Support Assistant 5.5 fails to retain hostname (2100433)

Date Published: 12/23/2014

 

VMware vCloud Air

Creating a virtual machine with the End User role in VMware vCloud Air is not possible (2052057)

Date Published: 12/22/2014

 

VMware vCloud Director

Changing storage policy for a vCloud virtual machine fails with error: The operation failed because no suitable resource was found. DATASTORENAME (2097582)

Date Published: 12/25/2014

 

VMware vCloud Director for Service Provider

How to use the agentless ESXi hosts for vCloud Director 5.5.x and later versions (2092713)

Date Published: 12/23/2014

Downloading VMware vCloud Director for Service Provider for the end-user fails (2099309)

Date Published: 12/24/2014

Downloading VMware vCloud Director 5.6 for Service Providers (2101364)

Date Published: 12/24/2014

 

VMware View

Migrating composer database from one server to another server (2051921)

Date Published: 12/23/2014

Cannot change Windows Wallpaper on View desktops (2100962)

Date Published: 12/25/2014

Mitigating the Microsoft Schannel vulnerability on Windows XP desktops in View (2101381)

Date Published: 12/22/2014

 

VMware Virtual SAN

Adding alarms to vCenter Server for VMware Virtual SAN (VSAN) monitoring (2091347)

Date Published: 12/24/2014

 

VMware vRealize Automation

Editing or deleting the first created credential for endpoints in VMware vRealize Automation 6.1.x fails with the error: A Primary key field specified via the keyFieldName property in not found in the underlying data source (2092326)

Date Published: 12/26/2014

Configuring SSO settings in VMware vRealize Automation 6.2.x fails with the error: Trying to access remote SSO on host %host% and port 7444, but the returned host is %differenthost% and port 7444 (2096619)

Date Published: 12/22/2014

VMware Remote Console (VMRC) connections are blank when connecting from vRealize Automation to a vSphere endpoint (2097927)

Date Published: 12/22/2014

 

VMware vRealize Configuration Manager

Import/Export tool for VMware vRealize Configuration Manager fails to import a document with the error: The object with name “ecm_fn_is_string_in_text_s” already exists (2099460)

Date Published: 12/23/2014

 

VMware vRealize Operations Manager (Standalone)

Configuration Maximums for VMware vRealize Operations Manager Standalone or Installable (2097551)

Date Published: 12/22/2014

 

VMware vRealize Orchestrator

Running the Add a PowerShell host workflow for adding the powershell host fails with the error: Null (68) (Dynamic script module name; add a PowerShell host #16) (2099386)

Date Published: 12/22/2014

 

VMware vSphere Replication

Unable to update CA SSL certificate for VMware vSphere Replication appliance (2087590)

Date Published: 12/24/2014

 

VMware vSphere Storage Appliance

vCenter administrator account needed for VMware vSphere Storage Appliance 5.5 (2101285)

Date Published: 12/23/2014

 

VMware vSphere Web Services SDK

How to create a virtual machine through SDK API/method call (2017436)

Date Published: 12/23/2014

 

VMware Workspace Portal

Active Directory users without the mail attribute are not synced to VMware Workspace Portal (2099706)

Date Published: 12/24/2014

New KB articles published for week ending 12/20/14

VMware App Volumes

Upgrading CloudVolumes or App Volumes from a previous version to VMware App Volumes 2.5.0 GA fails and reports the error: Server Error (2099855)

Date Published: 12/16/2014

 

VMware ESXi

Applying a license for an ESXi Host fails with the error: License error: 5 (2031583)

Date Published: 12/19/2014

NUMA nodes are unused and migrating (2097369)

Date Published: 12/18/2014

Stratus Technologies Automated Uptime Layer CIM Providers for ESXi 5.x Overview (2097555)

Date Published: 12/15/2014

EMC ScaleIO Software Defined Storage with ESXi 5.5 based ScaleIO Data Client (Partner Verified and Supported) (2096169)

Date Published: 12/16/2014

ESXi 5.5 firewall blocks Internet Group Management Protocol (IGMP) (2096878)

Date Published: 12/15/2014

 

VMware EVO:RAIL

Configuring EVO:RAIL fails with the error: Error creating storage policy (2098987)

Date Published: 12/17/2014

 

VMware Horizon Application Manager

Connecting VMware Horizon Workspace Setup Wizard to Active Domain fails with the error: Error saving directory configuration (2045024)

Date Published: 12/18/2014

 

VMware Horizon View

Recompute virtual disk digest tasks storm in vCenter Server (2095188)

Date Published: 12/18/2014

 

VMware Mirage

Mirage File Portal fails to download large files and directories (2095846)

Date Published: 12/19/2014

 

VMware Player

Deploying VMware Player with Simplified UI (2097521)

Date Published: 12/16/2014

How to locate or remove the license key for VMware Player 7 Pro (2099846)

Date Published: 12/15/2014

 

VMware vCenter Server

Unable to log in to vCenter Server using the Web Client after the SSL Certificate expires (2096030)

Date Published: 12/18/2014

Host operating system support information (2100429)

Date Published: 12/17/2014

 

VMware vCenter Server Appliance

Configuring vCenter Server Appliance filesystem disk usage email alert (2099471)

Date Published: 12/15/2014

Cannot enable plugin in the vSphere Client after restarting vCenter Server service on VMware vCenter server appliance (2099710)

Date Published: 12/18/2014

 

VMware vCenter Site Recovery Manager

Finding more information about VMware vSphere Replication from the command line (2059893)

Date Published: 12/17/2014

 

VMware vCloud Air Virtual Private Cloud OnDemand

Logging in to the virtual machine (Windows) using the default guest operating system password fails when deployed in VMware vCloud Air Virtual Private Cloud OnDemand with network selected (2098020)

Date Published: 12/15/2014

 

VMware vCloud Director

Guest Customization fails to complete on Windows Server 2008 R2 and 2012 virtual machine in a VMware vCloud Director vAPP (2099393)

Date Published: 12/16/2014

 

VMware vFabric Hyperic Agent

Using the Log Tracking feature in VMware vFabric Hyperic 4.x and 5.x displays Message pattern repeated X times instead of the actual log lines (2045840)

Date Published: 12/18/2014

 

VMware View

Recommended restart cycle of the VMware Horizon View environment (2099852)

Date Published: 12/18/2014

Windows Magnifier causes the mouse pointer to move in a jerky fashion in a View desktop (2099977)

Date Published: 12/16/2014

Horizon Client for Windows Store requires 3 or more CPU cores (2099979)

Date Published: 12/16/2014

If you are using Horizon Client for Windows and use the virtual printing feature, Asian characters are sometimes not printed correctly (2099984)

Date Published: 12/16/2014

 

VMware vRealize Application Services

VMware vRealize Application Services Director application deployment fails with the error: Unable to retrieve state due to 401 Unauthorized (2097373)

Date Published: 12/15/2014

 

VMware vRealize Automation

VMware vRealize Automation 6.0.x logins through SSO or the Identity Server fails with Referral LDAP error (2074605)

Date Published: 12/19/2014

Logging in to a non-default tenant in VMware vRealize Automation 6.0.x fails with the error: HTTP Status 404 (2081329)

Date Published: 12/17/2014

Initializing the VMware vRealize Automation Identity Server SSO fails with the error: Error running SSO initialization (2097785)

Date Published: 12/16/2014

The Workflow Generator is grayed out when using the Visual Studio Plug-in included with the VMware vRealize Automation CDK licensing (2097799)

Date Published: 12/16/2014

Software Defined Data Center (SDDC) Suite Interoperability Certification process (2100434)

Date Published: 12/16/2014

Security advisory for the DevExpress ASPxUploadControl used by IaaS for vCloud Automation Center 5.2.x versions (2100734)

Date Published: 12/19/2014

External vRealize Orchestrator appliance becomes unavailable after upgrading to VMware vRealize Automation 6.2 in a distributed environment (2100951)

Date Published: 12/19/2014

Multi-Machine Blueprint deployment fails after migrating from VMware vRealize Automation 5.2 to vRealize Automation 6.1 (2097384)

Date Published: 12/16/2014

Changing hostname of the SQL Server hosting the VMware vRealize Automation database fails with the error: Service Unreachable REPO404 (2097399)

Date Published: 12/15/2014

Verifying the vRealize 6.x Update is running (2099956)

Date Published: 12/16/2014

Changing the VMware vRealize Automation IaaS service account or updating the vRealize Automation IaaS service account password (2099949)

Date Published: 12/18/2014

Logging in to VMware vRealize Automation 6.x fails with the error: Host name may not be null (2086553)

Date Published: 12/18/2014

 

VMware vRealize Operations Manager

Displaying in-guest process data for View session and host objects in vRealize Operations Manager (2099962)

Date Published: 12/17/2014

Management pack compatibility with vRealize Operations 5.x and 6.0 (2101164)

Date Published: 12/19/2014

VMware vRealize Operations Manager only shows one vCenter Server in vSphere Client Plug-in (2096182)

Date Published: 12/15/2014

Importing data in to vRealize Operations 6.0 from vRealize Operations 5.8.x fails with the error: Communication Error: Timeout reached while trying to communicate with the server. Try refreshing the UI manually (2100944)

Date Published: 12/18/2014

Active Directory credentials fails when integrating vRealize Log Insight with vRealize Operations Manager (2096520)

Date Published: 12/15/2014

Enabling SSH access in vRealize Operations Manager 6.0.x (2100515)

Date Published: 12/17/2014

 

VMware vRealize Orchestrator

Connecting to the VMware vRealize Orchestrator server with the client fails with the error: Host name may not be null (2081328)

Date Published: 12/17/2014

 

VMware vSphere Big Data Extensions

Creating a cluster through the Cloudera Manager application manager on Big Data Extensions causes a warning message (2090244)

Date Published: 12/15/2014

 

VMware vSphere Data Protection

Backing up the VMware vSphere Data Protection (VDP) after increasing the disk size takes long time to complete (2088964)

Date Published: 12/18/2014

 

VMware vSphere Replication

Using Curl to test port connectivity in VMware vCenter Server Appliance (2097039)

Date Published: 12/15/2014

vSphere Replication server fails with the error: TCP connection to server at 127.0.0.1:8123 failed (2093139)

Date Published: 12/17/2014

 

VMware vSphere Web Client

Supported host operating systems for vSphere Client (Windows) installation (2100436)

Date Published: 12/17/2014

New KB articles published for week ending 12/13/14

Education

Using SHA1sum to verify the integrity of copied files (2099397)

Date Published: 12/11/2014

 

VMware App Volumes

Enabling SSL communication on a App Volumes Agent (2091589)

Date Published: 12/8/2014

Adding multiple App Volumes Managers to your App Volumes Agent (2091836)

Date Published: 12/8/2014

Replacing App Volumes Manager SSL Certificate (2095969)

Date Published: 12/8/2014

Collecting Diagnostic information for App Volumes (2095974)

Date Published: 12/8/2014

Unable to connect App Volumes Broker Integration service to App Volumes Manager (2096168)

Date Published: 12/8/2014

Configuring an AppStack to be attached via drive letter as a non-virtualised volume with VMware App Volumes (2095105)

Date Published: 12/8/2014

Disabling HTTP communications from App Volumes Manager (2095972)

Date Published: 12/8/2014

 

VMware ESX

Data drive is inaccessible after Windows GPO update (2097525)

Date Published: 12/10/2014

 

VMware ESXi

Generating logs in ESXi 5.5.x fails with the error: PF Exception 14 in world 192407:localcli IP 0×0 when generating logs (2089312)

Date Published: 12/11/2014

Windows 2012 data-duplication does not cleanup space on VMware thin provision disk (2096762)

Date Published: 12/10/2014

Reconnecting a host to vCenter Server fails with the error: Rejected password for user vpxuser (2097171)

Date Published: 12/10/2014

ESXi 5.5 host fails with the purple diagnostic screen error: VSCSIFilter_GetFilterPrivateData (2099382)

Date Published: 12/12/2014

 

VMware Fusion

Creating a raw disk VMDK and adding it to the Virtual machine in Fusion (2097401)

Date Published: 12/12/2014

 

VMware Horizon View

Automatic recovery fails to delete the virtual machine with the error: deletion inappropriate for this VM (2099717)

Date Published: 12/12/2014

Multi-byte characters might not appear correctly in some remote applications when you use the IME with Horizon Client (2099475)

Date Published: 12/13/2014

 

VMware NSX for vSphere

ESXi hosts in NSX for vSphere 6.x fails to configure VXLAN Tunnel End Point when rebooted (2095767)

Date Published: 12/9/2014

 

VMware vCenter Operations Manager for Horizon

vRealize Operations for Horizon sizing guidelines (2098051)

Date Published: 12/9/2014

 

VMware vCenter Server

Connecting VMware vShield Manager to vCenter Server 5.1 SSO lookup service fails with the error: Create vSM Solution User at SSO failed.:General failure (2097795)

Date Published: 12/8/2014

The vSphere Web Client does not report the correct date for certificate validity (2097933)

Date Published: 12/11/2014

Virtual machines lose connectivity after enabling Port Mirroring on vSphere Distributed Switch (2099838)

Date Published: 12/12/2014

 

VMware vCenter Server Appliance

Adding a Hyper-V host in VMware vCenter Multi-Hypervisor Manager fails: An error occurred while trying to connect to the third-party host (2097921)

Date Published: 12/8/2014

Verifying the connection to a remote Oracle Database from the vSphere vCenter Server Appliance (VCSA) (2097937)

Date Published: 12/10/2014

The vSphere client shows the VMware vCenter Multi-Hypervisor Manager server as disconnected (2097919)

Date Published: 12/8/2014

 

VMware vCenter Site Recovery Manager

Running modify install in the VMware vCenter Site Recovery Manager on Windows server 2012 fails with the error: Setup requires User Access Control (UAC) to be disabled while changing the existing installation (2097033)

Date Published: 12/12/2014

Performing a Recovery using the Web Client in VMware vCenter Site Recovery Manager 5.8 reports the error: Failed to connect Site Recovery Manager Server(s) (2093902)

Date Published: 12/10/2014

Site Recovery Manager 5.8.0.1 Express Patch Release (2096080)

Date Published: 12/9/2014

 

VMware vCenter Update Manager

Importing media into VMware Update Manager fails with the error: Cannot upload file, because it is an invalid package (2097168)

Date Published: 12/10/2014

 

VMware vCloud Air Virtual Private Cloud OnDemand

Incorrect Public IP cost on vCloud Air On-Demand EAP (2097802)

Date Published: 12/11/2014

 

VMware vCloud Automation Center for Server

Advanced Services tab not appearing in VMware vRealize Automation 6 (2071618)

Date Published: 12/9/2014

 

VMware vCloud Director

vCloud Director 5.x and VMware NSX for vSphere 6.x interoperability guidelines (2096351)

Date Published: 12/11/2014

 

VMware vFabric Hyperic Agent

VMware vRealize Hyperic silent installation on Windows (2077647)

Date Published: 12/9/2014

VMware vRealize Hyperic – limitations of tcsadmin.sh put-file & get-file (2088152)

Date Published: 12/9/2014

 

VMware vFabric Hyperic Server

Deleting platforms causes orphaned resources which in turn causes stack traces in the UI (2041115)

Date Published: 12/9/2014

VMware vRealize Hyperic fail to start collect metrics after new agent registration (2070806)

Date Published: 12/9/2014

 

VMware View

With Horizon Client, on some HP thin clients, selecting a subset of monitors does not work (2099477)

Date Published: 12/11/2014

When using HTML Access, cursor size changes from big to small during a mouse click after toggling to high-resolution mode (2099481)

Date Published: 12/13/2014

In-place upgrade of View Agent 6.0.2 with scanner redirection is not supported (2097040)

Date Published: 12/9/2014

Silent installation of View Agent fails with exit code 1603 (2097556)

Date Published: 12/10/2014

Web services to View Connection Server can fail, preventing users from connecting to View desktops (2098062)

Date Published: 12/9/2014

When using the location-based printing feature of VMware Horizon, some printing preference settings cannot be saved (2099476)

Date Published: 12/13/2014

 

VMware Virtual SAN

Powering on virtual machines in VMware Virtual SAN 5.5 fails with error: Failed to create swap file (2097906)

Date Published: 12/8/2014

 

VMware vRealize Application Services

VMware vRealize Application Services 6.1 is unable to create AWS Cloud Provider Deployment Availability Zone (2097385)

Date Published: 12/10/2014

 

VMware vRealize Automation

Moving virtual machines between tiers in VMware vRealize Automation 4.5.x / 5.1.x (2037917)

Date Published: 12/10/2014

Best practices for backing up vRealize Automation 6.x (2084085)

Date Published: 12/10/2014

Clicking on the Infrastructure tab in the VMware vRealize Automation 6.0.x fails with the error: Service Unreachable REPO404 (2095379)

Date Published: 12/12/2014

Requesting an application from VMware vRealize Automation shows a blank New Request screen (2097801)

Date Published: 12/12/2014

Multi-Machine provisioned resource or blueprint is stuck in the Disposing state and fails to complete in VMware vRealize Automation 6.0.x and 6.1.x (2098320)

Date Published: 12/11/2014

Adding the vRealize Automation machine owner to the local Administrator group in Windows when provisioning (2081190)

Date Published: 12/10/2014

How to retrieve IP address from AWS provisioned from vRealize Automation 6.x (2075186)

Date Published: 12/10/2014

Disabling VMware Remote Console (VMRC) for vSphere machines (2097932)

Date Published: 12/9/2014

Selectively turning off email alerts in VMware vRealize Automation 4.5.x / 5.1.x (2037929)

Date Published: 12/10/2014

Tenants are not accessible after a reinstall of the vRealize Automation Center Identity Appliance or vCenter Server SSO. (2081462)

Date Published: 12/9/2014

Restoring vRealize Automation 6.x from Backups (2084089)

Date Published: 12/9/2014

 

VMware vRealize Configuration Manager

File System Collections in VMware vRealize Configuration Manager 5.x Fails to Transform (2094447)

Date Published: 12/9/2014

Collector is not automatically trusted after upgrade from 5.4 to 5.7 or later (2097458)

Date Published: 12/9/2014

Alerts fail when you change VCM from HTTP to HTTPS mode (2097460)

Date Published: 12/9/2014

Installation of automated Unix and Linux agents of VCM fails with timeout issues (2097461)

Date Published: 12/9/2014

Tool for Linux Agent RPM Generation (2099315)

Date Published: 12/10/2014

Collection filter sets are imported repeatedly when related vSphere compliance contents are imported through the content wizard (2097457)

Date Published: 12/9/2014

 

VMware vRealize Infrastructure Navigator

After changing vCenter SSL certificate results in “Error while retrieving data from Navigator” (2013817)

Date Published: 12/9/2014

 

VMware vRealize Operations for Horizon

Best practices for configuring vRealize Operations for Horizon when HA is enabled (2092874)

Date Published: 12/9/2014

Adjusting the ARP cache on a vRealize Operations Manager remote collector node (2096607)

Date Published: 12/9/2014

Desktop Agent in View Agent stops on RDS servers that have more than 60 sessions (2099061)

Date Published: 12/9/2014

 

VMware vRealize Operations Manager (vApp)

Upgrading licenses to VMware vRealize Operations for VMware Horizon 6.0 (2095210)

Date Published: 12/10/2014

Data collection with a vRealize Operations Manager for Horizon adapter fails, despite valid license key. (2098066)

Date Published: 12/12/2014

How to configure vRealize Operations Manager SNMP Traps (2095759)

Date Published: 12/10/2014

 

VMware vRealize Orchestrator

Configuring VMware vRealize Orchestrator 5.5.x database connection fails with the error: [Database Error] Cannot connect to jdbc:jtds:sqlserver://dbservername:port/databasename; instance=instancename. Invalid URL (2097638)

Date Published: 12/12/2014

Using vCenter Single Sign-On High Availability with Orchestrator 5.5.2 (2099687)

Date Published: 12/12/2014

 

VMware vShield Edge

vShield Edge devices uses more than IP address (2096531)

Date Published: 12/12/2014

 

VMware vSphere Big Data Extensions

Create a Compute-Only Cluster with Cloudera Manager Application Manager on Big Data Extensions (2097803)

Date Published: 12/13/2014

 

VMware vSphere Data Protection

Running replication job on a daily basis in vSphere Data Protection fails (2097177)

Date Published: 12/8/2014

 

VMware vSphere Management Assistant

vSphere Management Assistant 5.5 Patch 3 (5.5.0.3) (2094648)

Date Published: 12/11/2014

 

VMware vSphere Replication

Error occurs when test failover takes longer than the default timeout value (2085635)

Date Published: 12/8/2014

Update sequence for vSphere 5.5 Update 1 and its compatible VMware products (2074936)

Date Published: 12/9/2014

 

VMware Workspace Portal

Creating and Configuring an Additional Disk for the workspace-va Virtual Machine to Support Large vPostgres Internal Databases (2097696)

Date Published: 12/8/2014

 

VMware Workstation

VMX crash during power on with AMD open source driver (2086552)

Date Published: 12/8/2014

Creating a shortcut to the virtual machine in VMware Workstation 11 (2097688)

Date Published: 12/11/2014

New KB articles published for week ending 12/6/14

VMware ESXi

VMware ESXi 5.5, Patch ESXi550-201412401-BG: Updates esx-base (2096282)

Date Published: 12/3/2014

VMware ESXi 5.5, Patch ESXi-5.5.0-20141204001-no-tools (2096284)

Date Published: 12/3/2014

In an environment with Nutanix NFS storage, the secondary FT virtual machine fails to take over when the primary FT virtual machine is down (2096296)

Date Published: 12/5/2014

VMware ESXi 5.1, Patch ESXi510-Update03: ESXi 5.1 Complete Update 3 (2086278)

Date Published: 12/5/2014

VMware ESXi 5.1 Patch Image Profile ESXi-5.1.0-20141202001-no-tools (2086280)

Date Published: 12/5/2014

VMware ESXi 5.1 Patch Image Profile ESXi-5.1.0-20141201001s-no-tools (2086282)

Date Published: 12/5/2014

VMware ESXi 5.1, Patch ESXi510-201412101-SG: Updates ESXi 5.1 esx-base vib (2086288)

Date Published: 12/5/2014

VMware ESXi 5.0, Patch Release ESXi500-201412001 (2088715)

Date Published: 12/5/2014

VMware ESXi 5.0, Patch ESXi500-201412402-BG: Updates tools-light (2088884)

Date Published: 12/5/2014

VMware ESXi 5.0, Patch ESXi500-201412405-BG: Updates scsi-mpt2sas (2088887)

Date Published: 12/5/2014

VMware ESXi 5.0, Patch ESXi500-201412407-BG: Updates scsi-mptspi (2088889)

Date Published: 12/5/2014

VMware ESXi 5.0, Patch ESXi-5.0.0-20141204001-no-tools (2088893)

Date Published: 12/5/2014

VMware ESXi 5.0, Patch ESXi-5.0.0-20141201001s-standard (2088895)

Date Published: 12/5/2014

VMware Compatibility Guide incorrectly mentions Hot Add Memory Feature support for Windows 2008 R2 Standard (2051653)

Date Published: 12/3/2014

Summary tab of an ESXi host displays the error: No vmkcore disk partition available (2097174)

Date Published: 12/5/2014

VMware ESXi 5.0, Patch ESXi500-201412401-BG: Updates esx-base (2088883)

Date Published: 12/5/2014

VMware ESXi 5.0, Patch ESXi500-201412403-BG: Updates misc-drivers (2088885)

Date Published: 12/5/2014

VMware ESXi 5.0, Patch ESXi500-201412404-BG: Updates scsi-megaraid-sas (2088886)

Date Published: 12/5/2014

VMware ESXi 5.0, Patch ESXi500-201412406-BG: Updates scsi-mptsas (2088888)

Date Published: 12/5/2014

VMware ESXi-5.0, Patch ESXi-5.0.0-20141204001-standard (2088891)

Date Published: 12/5/2014

VMware ESXi 5.0, Patch ESXi500-201412101-SG: Updates esx-base (2088894)

Date Published: 12/5/2014

VMware ESXi 5.0, Patch ESXi-5.0.0-20141201001s-no-tools (2088896)

Date Published: 12/5/2014

Windows 2008 R2 server displays blue diagnostic screen after upgrading the hardware version and vmtools. (2095497)

Date Published: 12/1/2014

Additional Transparent Page Sharing management capabilities and new default settings in ESXi 5.5 Update 2d, ESXi 5.1 Update 3 and ESXi 5.0 Update 3d (2097593)

Date Published: 12/5/2014

VMware ESXi 5.1 Patch Image Profile ESXi-5.1.0-20141202001-standard (2086279)

Date Published: 12/5/2014

VMware ESXi 5.1 Patch Image Profile ESXi-5.1.0-20141201001s-standard (2086281)

Date Published: 12/5/2014

VMware ESXi 5.1, Patch ESXi510-201412201-UG: Updates ESXi 5.1 esx-base vib (2086283)

Date Published: 12/5/2014

VMware ESXi 5.1, Patch ESXi510-201412202-UG: Updates ESXi 5.1 tools-light vib (2086285)

Date Published: 12/5/2014

VMware ESXi 5.1, Patch ESXi510-201412203-UG: Updates ESXi 5.1 scsi-megaraid-sas vib (2086286)

Date Published: 12/5/2014

VMware ESXi 5.5, Patch Release ESXi550-201412001 (2096281)

Date Published: 12/3/2014

VMware ESXi 5.5, Patch ESXi-5.5.0-20141204001-standard (2096283)

Date Published: 12/3/2014

Powering on a virtual machine fails with the error: Device x:y.z is not a passthrough device (2097215)

Date Published: 12/2/2014

Virtual SAN might report storage disks that are behind the SMC 2208 controllers in Pass-Through/JBOD mode as inaccessible (2097415)

Date Published: 12/2/2014

Potential ESXi host failures when hot unplugging SSD disks backed by LSI controllers (2092959)

Date Published: 12/3/2014

 

VMware Fusion

Licensing VMware Fusion 7.x, VMware Workstation 11.x and Player 7 Pro (2082115)

Date Published: 12/2/2014

 

VMware Horizon Flex

Comparison of Horizon FLEX and View Local Mode (2097619)

Date Published: 12/3/2014

 

VMware IT Business Management Suite

Selecting a Webform adaptor with attachments fails to export the Webform Data when creating an export package in ITBM (2096602)

Date Published: 12/4/2014

Using a blank search fails to populate any results when creating an export package in ITBM (2097546)

Date Published: 12/4/2014

 

VMware Player

VMware Player 7.x sales, licensing, and compatibility FAQs (2081987)

Date Published: 12/2/2014

Licensing VMware Player (2081997)

Date Published: 12/2/2014

System requirements for VMware Player (2084507)

Date Published: 12/2/2014

Managing VMware Player in My VMware (2081977)

Date Published: 12/2/2014

Upgrading from Player 6.x to Player 7.x (2081991)

Date Published: 12/2/2014

 

VMware vCenter Server

Support sequential generation of MAC addresses (2097526)

Date Published: 12/5/2014

Recovering from expired SSL Certificates in VMware vCenter Server 5.1 (2097692)

Date Published: 12/5/2014

Host Profile application, creation, or compliance check fails: Error extracting indication configuration: (0, ‘Socket error: [Errno 111] Connection refused’) (2095055)

Date Published: 12/4/2014

 

VMware vCenter Server Appliance

Reclaiming space on VMware Postgres (vPostgres) databases within the vCenter Server Appliance (2056448)

Date Published: 12/3/2014

Starting the vCenter Server service on the vCenter Server Appliance fails with the error: Could not open file “pg_clog/0037″: No such file or directory; (2095699)

Date Published: 12/4/2014

Historical tasks or events cannot be removed according to the configured specification in VCVA using vPostgres database deployment in VCVA 5.0.x or 5.1.x or 5.5.x (2096690)

Date Published: 12/5/2014

 

VMware vCenter Update Manager

Installating VMware vCenter Update Manager fails with the error: Error 1309: Error reading from file (2096885)

Date Published: 12/4/2014

 

VMware vCloud Automation Center

Adding a Cloud Provider in vCloud Automation Center (vCAC) Application Services fails with an error: Save failed. Owner business group ‘<Group Name>’ does not exist in the current tenant (2096752)

Date Published: 12/1/2014

Cannot select the Add Endpoints option in IaaS, after installing a new vCloud Automation Center (2065897)

Date Published: 12/2/2014

Deleting a Tenant in vCloud Automation Center 6.0. x fails (2076082)

Date Published: 12/3/2014

After upgrading VMware vCloud Automation Center users can view all machines in the inventory (2080756)

Date Published: 12/2/2014

Publishing a deployment profile to VMware vCloud Automation Center fails with the error: Unable to find the specified business group in the organisation service (2095382)

Date Published: 12/5/2014

Performing an Inventory data collection against vCloud Director or vCenter Server with vCloud Automation Center reports the warning: Null child found in collectedObject ID (2081301)

Date Published: 12/2/2014

Setting the Kerberos token size for VMware vCloud Automation Center vCAC 6.x deployments (2095768)

Date Published: 12/2/2014

Discovery of vSphere Virtual Machines in VMware vCloud Automation Center fails (2097062)

Date Published: 12/1/2014

Removing a machine from Management in VMware vCloud Automation Center Suite 6.0.x (2077281)

Date Published: 12/1/2014

 

VMware vCloud Director

Re-adding a virtual machine to the vCenter Server Inventory cannot be managed by vCloud Director (2096699)

Date Published: 12/1/2014

 

VMware View

Installing the VMware View 6.0.x agent fails and reports the error: The service cannot be started, either because it is disabled or because it has no enabled devices associated with it (2094979)

Date Published: 12/4/2014

End users see a black box around the mouse pointer in Auto Revit application and cursor disappears with few other applications (2091398)

Date Published: 12/3/2014

 

VMware Workspace Portal

Actions column is empty in System Information page of the Configurator in Workspace (2096971)

Date Published: 12/1/2014

 

VMware Workstation

VMware Workstation 11.x sales, licensing, and compatibility FAQs (2081969)

Date Published: 12/2/2014

Downgrading from VMware Workstation 11.x to VMware Workstation 10.x (2082119)

Date Published: 12/2/2014

Uploading a Virtual machine to VMware vCloud Air from VMware Workstation (2097393)

Date Published: 12/5/2014

Connecting to VMware vCloud Air using VMware Workstation (2097394)

Date Published: 12/4/2014

Upgrading from VMware Workstation 10 to VMware Workstation 11 (2081971)

Date Published: 12/2/2014

VMware Fusion 7.x, VMware Workstation 11.x and Player Pro 7 FAQs (2082117)

Date Published: 12/2/2014

Windows Host sound card device driver issue in Ubuntu VM on Windows VM (2086551)

Date Published: 12/2/2014

Technology Guarantee and Subscription Fulfillment for VMware Workstation and Player Pro (2093259)

Date Published: 12/2/2014

Supported host operating systems for VMware Workstation (2088579)

Date Published: 12/2/2014

New KB articles published for week ending 11/29/14

Miscellaneous

Configuring a new Subscription Service (2094381)

Date Published: 11/25/2014

Purchasing a New OnDemand Service with Subscription Credits (2094388)

Date Published: 11/25/2014

Changing the Payment Method for an Existing OnDemand Subscription Service (2094393)

Date Published: 11/25/2014

Modifying a Subscription Service During Renewal (2094400)

Date Published: 11/25/2014

Configuring a Subscription Service Add-on order (2094482)

Date Published: 11/25/2014

SPP Configurator (2094491)

Date Published: 11/25/2014

Expired SPP Funds (2094493)

Date Published: 11/25/2014

Manage SPP Users (2094497)

Date Published: 11/25/2014

My Subscription Funds Dashboard (2094507)

Date Published: 11/25/2014

Configuring Add-ons for an Existing Subscription Service (2094894)

Date Published: 11/25/2014

 

VMware ESX

VMX has left the building (2097159)

Date Published: 11/27/2014

 

VMware ESXi

Powering on a virtual machine fails with the error: NVRAM write failure (2097213)

Date Published: 11/28/2014

Enable 3D Support option is greyed out in virtual machine video card settings (2092210)

Date Published: 11/24/2014

Virutal machine with multiple user login session fails with the error: GuestRpc: Channel X, conflict: guest application toolbox-dnd tried to register, but it is still registered on channel Y (2096392)

Date Published: 11/25/2014

 

VMware IT Business Management Suite

Viewing all the published reports and the template that was used as the source in VMware IT Business Management Suite (2079653)

Date Published: 11/26/2014

 

VMware NSX for vSphere

Performing a vMotion of VMware NSX for vSphere 6.x Distributed Firewall, virtual machines lose network connectivity for 30 seconds (2096529)

Date Published: 11/26/2014

 

VMware Service Manager

Reopened Conditional Branch Tasks in VMware Service Manager uses previous rules irrespective of the changes done within the leading Tasks or Workflows (2058010)

Date Published: 11/27/2014

 

VMware vCenter Operations Manager (Standalone)

vRealize Operations Manager Sizing Guidelines (2093783)

Date Published: 11/24/2014

 

VMware vCenter Orchestrator

Adding a PowerShell host using Kerberos fails with the error: send message on http://host name or ip:5985/wsman error , document in <?xml version=”1.0″ encoding=”UTF-8″?> (2045437)

Date Published: 11/27/2014

Unable to serialize object of class error that occurs when workflows serialize greater than 64k of data in vCenter Orchestrator (2063502)

Date Published: 11/25/2014

 

VMware vCenter Server

Unable to administer vCenter Single Sign-On after adding a User Group and individual users from a Directory Service (OpenLDAP or Active Directory) (2095342)

Date Published: 11/25/2014

vSphere Web Client integration plugin installation fails with the error: Error – Installation package corrupted (2096175)

Date Published: 11/25/2014

 

VMware vCenter Support Assistant

VMware vCenter Support Assistant HTTP login pages do not redirect to HTTPS (2095565)

Date Published: 11/26/2014

 

VMware vCloud Automation Center

Collecting VMware vCloud Automation Center UI performance data using Firefox with Firebug and NetExport (2074661)

Date Published: 11/26/2014

Configuring Active Directory with vCenter Server SSO for Windows fails with the error: Error processing request: #012Command execution failed with unexpected error: null (2096617)

Date Published: 11/27/2014

Requesting a machine from the Self-Service Request Machine page fails with the application error (2086121)

Date Published: 11/26/2014

Adding a tenant via the Administration screen in VMware vCloud Automation Center fails (2093436)

Date Published: 11/26/2014

 

VMware vCloud Connector

Signing the SSL certificates for the VMware vCloud Connector Server and Node Appliance webpages (2073024)

Date Published: 11/28/2014

 

VMware vCloud Director

Customizing the VMware vCloud Director 5.5.x user interface using CSS (2091628)

Date Published: 11/27/2014

 

VMware View

The Event database performance in VMware View 6.0.x is extremely slow (2094580)

Date Published: 11/25/2014

 

VMware Workspace Portal

Unable to accept View connection server SSL Certificate in VMware Workspace Portal (2096530)

Date Published: 11/25/2014

New KB articles published for week ending 11/22/14

 

VMware ESXi

Deploying vShield Endpoint through Auto Deploy on vCloud Networking and Security 5.x (2092873)

Date Published: 11/18/2014

Troubleshooting vShield Endpoint performance issues with anti-virus software (2094239)

Date Published: 11/20/2014

ESXi stops responding with error: PageRetire:1181:Cannot access MPN 0xbdfe6 in range 0xbdfe6, 0xbdfe7 (2094868)

Date Published: 11/19/2014

Virtual machines running on VMware ESXi 5.5 with vShield endpoint activated get into a hung state during snapshot operations (2095445)

Date Published: 11/19/2014

Troubleshooting vShield Endpoint with VMware vCloud Networking and Security and NSX for vSphere (2094261)

Date Published: 11/20/2014

Linux guest message.log file shows: vmsvc [warning] [guestinfo] RecordRoutingInfo: Unable to collect IPv4 routing table (2094561)

Date Published: 11/19/2014

VMXNET3 network adapter displays incorrect name after installing VMware Tools (2086723)

Date Published: 11/18/2014

Adding a disk to the ESXi host fails with the error: Call “HostStorageSystem.ComputeDiskPartitionInfo” for object “storageSystem” on ESXi failed (2088707)

Date Published: 11/19/2014

The hp-ams process does not stop when restarting ESXi management agents on HP ProLiant G5, G6 and G7-series servers (2094618)

Date Published: 11/19/2014

Mellanox CIM Provider for ESXi 5.5 (2096255)

Date Published: 11/21/2014

 

VMware Horizon Mirage

Mirage Gateway is Down on Mirage Console in an environment with Static Network Address Translation (SNAT) involved (2094882)

Date Published: 11/19/2014

 

VMware NSX for vSphere

Logging in to the vCenter Server through the vSphere Web client fails after upgrading vCloud Networking and Security to NSX for vSphere 6.x (2094106)

Date Published: 11/18/2014

Storage vMotion of NSX Edge Appliances (2094582)

Date Published: 11/19/2014

Selecting a teaming policy with prepared VMware NSX for vSphere 6.x clusters (2094104)

Date Published: 11/18/2014

NSX Manager on-demand backup fails with the error: Status code 415 Unsupported Media Type (2094596)

Date Published: 11/21/2014

 

VMware vCenter Chargeback Manager

Relocating the VMware vCenter Chargeback Manager database (2053568)

Date Published: 11/20/2014

 

VMware vCenter Hyperic Server

Configuring HTTP platform service for monitoring VMware vCenter Hyperic Server fails with the error: 404 error (2094089)

Date Published: 11/20/2014

 

VMware vCenter Infrastructure Navigator

Cannot create User defined services with VMware vCenter Infrastructure Navigator 5.8.x (2092327)

Date Published: 11/19/2014

 

VMware vCenter Operations for Horizon View

Modifying the logging verbosity for the vCenter Operations for Horizon desktop agent (2054093)

Date Published: 11/19/2014

 

VMware vCenter Operations Manager (vApp)

How to obtain the Audit Report values using Postgres queries in vCenter Operations Manager 5.x vApp Standard or lower version (2091111)

Date Published: 11/21/2014

VMware vCenter Operations Manager fails to show data for the Health charts in the dashboard section but reports the number (2091076)

Date Published: 11/20/2014

vCenter Operations Manager 5.x Debug and Logging (2094102)

Date Published: 11/20/2014

Changing admin users password in Custom UI of vCenter Operations Manager 5.8.3 fails with Java error – Filter execution threw an exception (2094188)

Date Published: 11/18/2014

How to delete an dashboard by a user without having the permission to delete (2094411)

Date Published: 11/19/2014

 

VMware vCenter Orchestrator

Using Single Sign-On authentication on a remote Orchestrator server might cause problems with the Multi-Node plug-in (2095701)

Date Published: 11/18/2014

Unable to run the workflow against the network if the objects are more than 100 (2095800)

Date Published: 11/19/2014

 

VMware vCenter Server

Virtual Distributed Switches (vDS) cannot be imported to vCenter Server 5.5 using the Virtual Distributed Switches (vDS) backup/restore functionality (2086626)

Date Published: 11/20/2014

After upgrading to vCenter Server 5.5 Update 2, the debug.log file of syslog collector is growing without limit (2094175)

Date Published: 11/17/2014

VMware VirtualCenter Server memory usage grows when VMware vSphere Data Protection 5.8 is in use (2094879)

Date Published: 11/20/2014

A certificate warning is generated when accessing VMware vCenter Chargeback Manager in the vSphere Client (2070747)

Date Published: 11/21/2014

Using the New-DeployRule command in Auto Deploy server fails with the error: Cannot process argument transformation on parameter item (2094260)

Date Published: 11/18/2014

Using the vCenter Server Client 5.5 to login, search, or sort the inventory fails with the error: Unable to connect to web services to execute query (2095897)

Date Published: 11/21/2014

 

VMware vCenter Server Appliance

VMware vCenter Server Appliance 5.5 CPU usage is 100% when using VMware vSphere Data Protection 5.5 (2075172)

Date Published: 11/18/2014

Re-pointing and re-registering VMware vCenter Server Appliance 5.5.x and components (2094888)

Date Published: 11/21/2014

 

VMware vCenter Site Recovery Manager

Recovering virtual machines in SRM fail with the error: java.lang.NullPointerException (2094612)

Date Published: 11/20/2014

 

VMware vCloud Air

Ports needed for provisioning into vCloud Air using vCloud Automation Center (2094880)

Date Published: 11/18/2014

OVF fails to upload to cloud in VMware vCloud Air with Internal error Contents too long (2094271)

Date Published: 11/18/2014

 

VMware vCloud Automation Center

Users don’t see catalog items if they have been added to the entitlement through an Active Directory group in VMware vCloud Automation Center 6.0.x (2074532)

Date Published: 11/19/2014

Optimizing IaaS Performance by Tuning IIS for vCloud Automation Center 6.0.x (2095760)

Date Published: 11/19/2014

Product name is skewed on the login screen after upgrading to VMware vCloud Automation Center 6.1.x (2091309)

Date Published: 11/21/2014

Using JXplorer to update the LDAP string for an identity source for VMware vCloud Automation Center 6.0.x (2077170)

Date Published: 11/18/2014

 

VMware vCloud Director

Windows 2008 R2 and windows 2012 timezone gets reset to GMT during the sysprep process in vCloud Director 5.5.x (2091397)

Date Published: 11/21/2014

Creating a virtual machine inside a vApp in VMware vCloud Director fails with the error: The operation failed because no suitable resource was found (2094410)

Date Published: 11/18/2014

An extra IP address is allocated from the IP pool when you move or copy a vApp template between catalogs (2094808)

Date Published: 11/18/2014

Setting a new password and customization fails in Windows 2012 guest operating system (2091396)

Date Published: 11/21/2014

 

VMware vCloud Networking and Security

vShield App Firewall generates a 0 byte (uncompressed) log file when collected from vShield Manager 5.5.3.1 (2094189)

Date Published: 11/18/2014

Installing VMware vShield App or VMware vShield Endpoint in VMware vCloud Networking and Security 5.x fails with error: Invalid Operation: Page Cannot Be Displayed (2075601)

Date Published: 11/18/2014

 

VMware vFabric Hyperic Server

vSphere Datastore resources are not monitored in VMware vFabric Hyperic Server 5.x (2069039)

Date Published: 11/20/2014

 

VMware View

Accessing to View desktop fails temporarily when DST time changes occur (2094807)

Date Published: 11/20/2014

Configuring the security server in VMware Horizon View fails with the error: The certificate is not applicable because it is for a secure gateway instance where SSL offloading has been configured (2092976)

Date Published: 11/19/2014

 

VMware vSphere Big Data Extensions

Attempts to create an HDP cluster without resetting the Ambari server fail (2094600)

Date Published: 11/18/2014

 

VMware vSphere Data Protection

Connecting to VMware vSphere Data Protection 5.8 through SSH fails with the error: Access Denied (2095178)

Date Published: 11/21/2014

VMware vSphere Data Protection (VDP) 5.x stops sending email reports after daylight saving time (DST) change (2096047)

Date Published: 11/19/2014

Troubleshooting vSphere Data Protection plugin fails with an internal error: Error #1009 (2094273)

Date Published: 11/21/2014

Migration of VMware vSphere Data Protection (VDP) to another vCenter Server instance (2092230)

Date Published: 11/17/2014

 

VMware vSphere Web Client

Comparing the VMware vSphere Web Client and VMware vSphere Client (Desktop) capabilities (2095050)

Date Published: 11/19/2014