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New KB articles published for week ending 3/8/14

VMware ESXi
ESXi 5.5 Uplink Port flaps when connected to a vSphere Distributed Switch (2065183)
Date Published: 3/5/2014
vCenter Site Recovery Manager 5.5 VMFS.UnresolvedVolumeLiveCheck setting (2074046)
Date Published: 3/7/2014
The VMkernel log contains the warning message: Truncated Port name for LRO for port (2040148)
Date Published: 3/4/2014
Warning after the vMotion appears in the vmkernel log: Unable to set NUMA affinity mask for world (2071235)
Date Published: 3/3/2014
Purple Diagnostic Screen Exception 14 in SEsparse and LibAIO (LibAIODrainMergeQueue, LibAIOMergedIODone, SESparseAsyncDataDone) (2073516)
Date Published: 3/4/2014

VMware Horizon View
Unity Touch feature is not active in VMware Horizon View (2069383)
Date Published: 3/5/2014
Sound issues occur with Horizon View Client for Windows Store on a Surface Pro 1 (2072918)
Date Published: 3/8/2014
Analysing View Persona Management event log information (2073750)
Date Published: 3/5/2014

VMware IT Business Management Suite
Unable to set the Default Context when adding a user in VMware IT Business Management Suite 8.x (2071232)
Date Published: 3/5/2014

VMware vCenter Converter Standalone
Logging in to a destination virtual machine after a P2V conversion fails with the error: This copy of Windows must be activated with Microsoft before you can continue (2055280)
Date Published: 3/4/2014

VMware vCenter Server Heartbeat
Replacing a Windows 2008 server with vCenter Server Heartbeat installed in Non-Identical mode (2073808)
Date Published: 3/4/2014

VMware vCenter Site Recovery Manager
Rapid Deletion and Recreation of SRM Placeholder Virtual Machines Results in an Error (2073868)
Date Published: 3/6/2014
IPv6 Customization Is Not Applied Correctly to Redhat Virtual Machines After SRM Test Recovery (2073865)
Date Published: 3/6/2014

VMware vCenter Support Assistant
Unable to access multiple vCenter Servers from within VMware vCenter Support Assistant (2073251)
Date Published: 3/4/2014

VMware vCloud Automation Center for Server
When upgrading from VMware vCloud Automation Center 6.0 to 6.0.1, the IaaS upgrade installation can fail silently (2073862)
Date Published: 3/5/2014

VMware vFabric Hyperic Server
Metrics collected per minute displays higher than expected in VMware vFabric Hyperic Server HQ-Health Report (2071094)
Date Published: 3/5/2014

VMware vSphere Data Protection
After creating a role with the specific permissions defined in the VMware vSphere Data Protection 5.5 Administration Guide, logging in to the vSphere Web Client does not display the VDP Plug-in (2073229)
Date Published: 3/5/2014

VMware vSphere PowerCLI
vSphere PowerCLI Commandlets Get-Task and New-VM fail with the error: An item with the same key has already been added (2074044)
Date Published: 3/7/2014

VMware vSphere Replication
VMware vSphere Replication appliance no longer able to communicate with the VMware vCenter Server after changing the vCenter certificates (2063955)
Date Published: 3/5/2014

New KB articles published for week ending 3/1/14

Socialcast SaaS
Signing in to Socialcast fails with a Single Sign-On error: Missing or invalid signature (2063799)
Date Published: 2/26/2014

VMware ESXi
Virtual machines deployed from VMware vCloud Automation Center fail to power on or power on with CBT enabled SCSI disks set to read-only (2072416)
Date Published: 2/26/2014
VMware ESXi 5.1, Patch ESXi510-201402401-BG: Updates esx-base (2072653)
Date Published: 2/28/2014
VMware ESXi 5.1, Patch ESXi-5.1.0-20140204001-no-tools (2072655)
Date Published: 2/28/2014
Deploying PernixData FVP with ESXi 5.x (Partner Support) (2073257)
Date Published: 2/28/2014
Minimize, Maximize and Close buttons are missing in a guest operating system Windows 8.1 on VMware ESXi 5.1 (2070759)
Date Published: 2/24/2014
VMware ESXi 5.1, Patch Release ESXi510-201402001 (2072652)
Date Published: 2/28/2014
VMware ESXi-5.1, Patch ESXi-5.1.0-20140204001-standard (2072654)
Date Published: 2/28/2014
Hosts with virtual machines using the E1000/E1000E adapter have networking issues after upgrading to ESXi 5.1 U2 (2072694)
Date Published: 2/24/2014
EMC VMAX and DMX Symmetrix Storage Array recommendations for optimal performance on VMware ESXi/ESX (2072070)
Date Published: 2/24/2014

VMware Horizon View
Received a “Connection timed out” error when using Horizon View Client for Windows Store (2072919)
Date Published: 2/24/2014
Horizon View HTML Access does not play sound if the remote desktop is Windows 7 N without the media feature pack installed (2073254)
Date Published: 2/24/2014
Tips for improving Horizon View HTML Access performance if you use security servers and the Blast Secure Gateway (2073256)
Date Published: 2/24/2014

VMware Horizon Workspace
Uploading files to VMware Horizon Workspace fails with the error: Unknown Network error (2063261)
Date Published: 2/25/2014
VMware Horizon Workspace recovery guidelines and restore procedures (2071602)
Date Published: 2/26/2014

VMware Service Manager
Extension field in the VMware Service Manager Screen Set includes static text that cannot be removed (2061811)
Date Published: 2/26/2014
Accessing objects from the History tab in VMware Service Manager reports script errors (2072461)
Date Published: 2/26/2014
MMA URL is not working for VMware Service Manager with Protect Mode enabled in Internet Explorer (2070247)
Date Published: 2/26/2014
Deleted contracts appear on the Contracts tab on the Configuration Item Details screen in VMware Service Manager (2073070)
Date Published: 2/25/2014

VMware ThinApp
Guidelines on virtualizing applications with ThinApp (2070839)
Date Published: 2/24/2014

VMware vCenter Configuration Manager
Importing the Compliance Content in vCenter Configuration Manager (2073406)
Date Published: 2/27/2014

VMware vCenter Operations Manager (Standalone)
Configuring more than one vCenter Server URL in VMware vFabric Hyperic Server fails (2059527)
Date Published: 2/24/2014

VMware vCenter Server
Opening a console to a virtual machine fails with the error: Unable to connect to the MKS: Error connecting to /bin/vmx process. (2065135)
Date Published: 2/24/2014

VMware vCenter Site Recovery Manager
Customizing VMware vCenter Site Recovery Manager with IPv6 fails to remove the existing IPv6 configuration on Windows Guest operating system (2071242)
Date Published: 2/28/2014

VMware vCloud Automation Center
Importing virtual machines into vCloud Automation Center fails and the virtual machines are deleted (2066200)
Date Published: 2/28/2014
Adding a vCloud Orchestrator workflow to a vCloud Automation Center workflow fails with the error: Could not reach vCenter Orchestrator endpoint (2072212)
Date Published: 2/24/2014
Unable to log in to VMware vCloud Automation Center when the UPN domain does not match the Active Directory domain (2072213)
Date Published: 2/28/2014

VMware vCloud Connector
Cannot access the transfer directory after upgrading to vCloud Connector 2.6 (2073208)
Date Published: 2/25/2014

VMware vCloud Director
Uploading media or vApp in vCloud Director 5.5 fails with error: Target SSL fingerprint mismatch detected (2071533)
Date Published: 2/25/2014

VMware vCloud Networking and Security
vShield Manager user interface becomes unavailable after upgrading to 5.1.3 when Cisco Nexus 1000V is present (2073502)
Date Published: 2/28/2014

VMware View Manager
VMware Horizon View Administrator reports the status of the ThinApp package as Pending Uninstall (2065517)
Date Published: 2/24/2014

VMware vSphere Replication
VMware vSphere Replication 5.1 recovery fails with the error: The object has already been deleted or has not been completely created (2043702)
Date Published: 2/26/2014

VMware vSphere Storage Appliance
FAQ for VMware vSphere Storage Appliance (VSA) 5.5 (2072638)
Date Published: 2/24/2014

New KB articles published for week ending 2/22/14

VMware Data Recovery
VMware Data Recovery becomes unresponsive after 49 days (2072805)
Date Published: 2/20/2014

VMware ESX
VMRC becomes unresponsive when attempting to mount an ISO file that is mounted to too many virtual machines (2072690)
Date Published: 2/21/2014

VMware ESXi
During the installation of ESXi 5.0 on iSCSI LUN, you see the error: Expecting 2 bootbanks, found 0 (2020053)
Date Published: 2/20/2014
Cannot enable Fault Tolerance on a Windows 8 or Windows 2012 virtual machine (2044001)
Date Published: 2/19/2014
Creating quiesced snapshot fails with the error: An error occurred while saving the snapshot: msg.snapshot.error-QUIESCING-ERROR (2069952)
Date Published: 2/18/2014
Installing an ESXi host using the kickstart file fails with the error:TypeError: int,int,str,attr (2070086)
Date Published: 2/17/2014
The Execute Storage vMotion for Storage DRS task fails with the error: The available Memory resources in the parent resource pool are insufficient for the operation (2070921)
Date Published: 2/17/2014
Time counter stops in a virtual machine using HPET running on an ESXi 5.0 host (2071092)
Date Published: 2/18/2014
Copying the vmdk file from the datastore browser fails with the error: Expected put message. Got: ERROR (2072211)
Date Published: 2/19/2014
CPU usage in virtual machines running Windows 2003 spikes to 100% randomly every few minutes (2004508)
Date Published: 2/19/2014
Running the vmtoolsd –cmd “info-get xxx.yyy” command after hot-adding memory/RAM to a virtual machine returns No value found (2073055)
Date Published: 2/21/2014
Configuring iSCSI port binding with multiple NICs in one vSwitch for VMware ESXi 5.0 and 5.1 (2045040)
Date Published: 2/19/2014
Converting a thick VMDK to thin format does not allow to retrieve the free space reported by the guest OS (2046311)
Date Published: 2/18/2014
After restarting the ESXi host, virtual machine fails to power on with message: The operation is not allowed in the current connection state of the host (2069496)
Date Published: 2/20/2014
Configuring VMware vSphere Flash Read Cache fails with the error: The requested operation is currently disallowed on host using a direct connection (2065564)
Date Published: 2/21/2014

VMware Fusion
Installing VMware Tools in a Fusion virtual machine running Windows (2073023)
Date Published: 2/20/2014

VMware Horizon Mirage
Cannot remove failed or incomplete tasks from Pending Tasks in the VMware Horizon Mirage 3.x/4.x management console (2059479)
Date Published: 2/19/2014

VMware Horizon View
Folder redirection in VMware View Persona Management fails after upgrading to VMware Horizon View 5.3 (2072397)
Date Published: 2/21/2014

VMware IT Business Management Suite
Cannot open Designer from inside portal when in SLM or ITFM modules in VMware IT Business Management Suite 8.x (2072990)
Date Published: 2/21/2014

VMware vCenter Server
Exporting events from Tasks and Events in VMware vCenter Server 4.x / 5.x fails to export all events (2071612)
Date Published: 2/17/2014
Best practices for multiple VMware vCenter Server database instances running on the same SQL server (2043958)
Date Published: 2/20/2014
VMware vCenter Server 4.x/5.x is not able to send an email after an alarm has been triggered (2021458)
Date Published: 2/19/2014
Virtual machine fails to power on with the error: virtualized performance counters are not supported within an EVC cluster (2070484)
Date Published: 2/19/2014
VMware vCenter Server consumes most of the CPU, memory or disk I/O after enabling Virtual Flash (2072392)
Date Published: 2/18/2014

VMware vCloud Automation Center
Multiple redirects occur between the VMware vCloud Automation Center login and the Identity server login and fail with a Status 400 error (2065891)
Date Published: 2/19/2014
Email notifications are not received in VMware vCloud Automation Center (2070078)
Date Published: 2/21/2014

VMware vCloud Automation Center for Server
VMware vCloud Automation Center workflows fail with the error: System.Xaml.XamlObjectWriterException: Failed to create a ‘PointCollection’ (2072733)
Date Published: 2/20/2014

VMware vFabric Hyperic Agent
VMware vFabric Hyperic Agent consuming high disk I/O (2055571)
Date Published: 2/21/2014

VMware vSphere Data Protection
VMware vSphere Data Protection 5.1 backup operation fails with multiple errors (2053807)
Date Published: 2/21/2014
Upgrading vSphere Data Protection fails at 0% with no errors (2073047)
Date Published: 2/21/2014
Restore operation using the Restore Client in vSphere Data Protection fails with the error: Failed to get disks: Unable to browse as proxies are unavailable (2065746)
Date Published: 2/21/2014
Cannot back up virtual machines in a VMware Horizon View or vCloud Director environment using VMware vSphere Data Protection (2072831)
Date Published: 2/21/2014

VMware vSphere Replication
VMware Documentation Centers show topics and illustrations in the wrong language (2071403)
Date Published: 2/21/2014

VMware vSphere Storage Appliance
After installing Microsoft Security Advisory update KB2661254 the VSA manager tab does not display with error message: Navigation to the webpage was cancelled (2042452)
Date Published: 2/18/2014
Unable to start the VMware vSphere Storage Appliance 5.1.1 Cluster Service (2043409)
Date Published: 2/18/2014

New KB articles published for week ending 2/15/14

VMware ESX
VMware ESXi 5.1 hostname remains blank when deployed using Auto Deploy (2068827)
Date Published: 2/13/2014
Broadcom adapter data corruption on ESXi/ESX hosts using the tg3 driver and TSO enabled (2072515)
Date Published: 2/14/2014

VMware ESXi
Nexus 1000V VEM module appears unlicensed after upgrading to a newer version of ESXi/ESX (2041585)
Date Published: 2/12/2014
Persistent mount of a snapshot LUN may not persist across reboots in VMware ESXi 5.0/5.1/5.5 (2065248)
Date Published: 2/13/2014
Virtual machine fails to power on with the error: vami.netmask0.Hip- Chat. Network has no associated network protocol profile (2070950)
Date Published: 2/10/2014
ESXi 5.x host has Standard Switch: vSwitchUSB0 with attached port group IMM_Network0 (2072235)
Date Published: 2/13/2014
After upgrading from ESXi 4.x to ESXi 5.0.x, host do not receive ESXi 5.0.x evaluation license (2064146)
Date Published: 2/10/2014
Host Profile compliance check fails with the error: Did not find CIM-XML Indication Subcription for query select * from CIM_Indication sent to destination http://127.0.0.1:49152′. (2064774)
Date Published: 2/10/2014
vSphere Client times out before authentication to ESXi completes (2072539)
Date Published: 2/13/2014

VMware Horizon Mirage
Using the Horizon Mirage Storage Reports tool (2048671)
Date Published: 2/10/2014
Upgrading to VMware Horizon Mirage 4.3 triggers an event: Please contact technical support (2068532)
Date Published: 2/10/2014

VMware Horizon View
VMware View Security Server service fails to start after modifying the locked.properties file (2071106)
Date Published: 2/10/2014
Guest-driven mode changes are not supported in Horizon View if you use PCoIP connections (2072187)
Date Published: 2/10/2014
Determining the current VMware Horizon View Connection Server AD LDS Schema Master (2068632)
Date Published: 2/10/2014

VMware IT Business Management Suite
The Cost Object Dashboard for objects appears multiple times when added in VMware IT Business Management 8.x (2071628)
Date Published: 2/10/2014
Drilldown settings do not appear on the Edit Drilldown page (2071783)
Date Published: 2/11/2014
Cost Object value does not save in the Drilldown System Page attribute in VMware IT Business Management 8.x (2072238)
Date Published: 2/11/2014
Pasting into an UDF of type RTF with a line break results in unexpected behavior in VMware IT Business Management 8.x (2072245)
Date Published: 2/11/2014

VMware IT Business Manager Standard
Upgrade Instructions for IT Business Management Standard Edition from 1.0 to 1.0.1 (2071629)
Date Published: 2/13/2014

VMware vCenter Operations Manager (vApp)
Increasing the size of the /data file system by extending a virtual disk on the user interface or Analytics virtual machine for VMware vCenter Operations Manager 5.0.x (2043693)
Date Published: 2/13/2014

VMware vCenter Orchestrator API
Creating a custom workflow in VMware vCenter Orchestrator fails with the error: date argument must be a date and non null (2071750)
Date Published: 2/14/2014

VMware vCenter Server
Host profile creation in VMware vCenter Server 5.5 fails with error: Value specified is out of range. Range: 1 to 256 (2070031)
Date Published: 2/14/2014
Migrating a virtual machine with one or more RDMs attached fails with the error: Target disc should be different than the source disc, unable to access file (2070949)
Date Published: 2/12/2014
Profile-Driven Storage Service fails when Inventory Service reaches 500 sessions (2071657)
Date Published: 2/14/2014
vCenter Storage Monitoring Service requires a long period of time to initialize (2071863)
Date Published: 2/13/2014

VMware vCenter Site Recovery Manager
Running a recovery task using a planned migration fails with the error: Unable to find a placeholder datastore for the host/cluster Failed to unregister protected VMs (2048667)
Date Published: 2/12/2014
SRM reports timeout errors while powering on the virtual machines on a shared recovery site (2072303)
Date Published: 2/11/2014
SRM Recovery Plan Fails with an Internal Error (2072415)
Date Published: 2/13/2014

VMware vCloud Application Director
Upgrade Instructions for Application Director from v6.0 to v6.0.1 (2069837)
Date Published: 2/13/2014

VMware vCloud Automation Center
Virtual machines imported through Infrastructure Organizer and reprovisioned lose their IP address in VMware vCloud Automation Center (2072078)
Date Published: 2/13/2014

VMware vCloud Connector
Content Sync: Virtual machine name contains timestamp after synchronization (2072349)
Date Published: 2/11/2014
Internal server error while registering vCloud Connector UI (2068701)
Date Published: 2/11/2014
vCloud Connector copy and Content Sync fail for vApp templates that have been added to the catalog with the ‘Make Identical Copy’ option (2070254)
Date Published: 2/11/2014
Isolated networks not listed in Copy wizard (2070255)
Date Published: 2/11/2014
Copy Wizard does not display a warning for attached ISO file while copying from vCloud Director clouds (2070256)
Date Published: 2/11/2014
Temporary template created during copy validation is not deleted if copy fails (2070257)
Date Published: 2/11/2014
Copy validation does not display error for vSphere Profile-Driven Storage issues (2070258)
Date Published: 2/11/2014
VM Network Adapter is changed from VMXNet3 to e1000 after virtual machine is stretch deployed to a vCloud Director 5.1.2 or 5.5 cloud (2070261)
Date Published: 2/11/2014
UI does not display a failed task if the source node goes down or the server cannot reach it during export (2070262)
Date Published: 2/11/2014
Stretch Deploy wizard displays Edge External Network Interface Name for stretched network field even if vApp network is connected to a Direct Organization network (2070274)
Date Published: 2/11/2014
To copy a very large workload over a slow network, configure the nodes to avoid delete task id error (2072291)
Date Published: 2/11/2014
Copy and Content Sync fail for vApp templates that have been added to the catalog with the Make Identical Copy option (2072344)
Date Published: 2/11/2014

VMware vCloud Director
Uploading or downloading to a VMware vCloud Director 5.5 catalog fails with a Thumbprint Mismatch error (2070908)
Date Published: 2/12/2014

VMware vSphere Replication
Cannot power on a virtual machine after enabling vSphere Replication (2057808)
Date Published: 2/12/2014

VMware vSphere Web Client
Unable to open the vSphere Web Client 5.5 in a browser on a Linux-based desktop (2054599)
Date Published: 2/10/2014

New KB articles published for week ending 2/8/14

My VMware
How to change your default account in My VMware (2071131)
Date Published: 2/3/2014
How to create a folder in My VMware (2071460)
Date Published: 2/3/2014
How to delete a folder in My VMware (2071462)
Date Published: 2/3/2014
How to find a folder in My VMware (2071464)
Date Published: 2/3/2014
How to move a folder in My VMware (2071465)
Date Published: 2/3/2014
How to rename a folder in My VMware (2071466)
Date Published: 2/3/2014
How to request a transfer of legal ownership to another company (2071469)
Date Published: 2/3/2014
How to correct an order that has been delivered incorrectly (2071505)
Date Published: 2/3/2014

Not Specified
Rising virtual machine system security software V1.0.0.0 integration with VMware vShield Endpoint 5.1 (2071636)
Date Published: 2/4/2014
VMware vFabric products to Pivotal product fulfillment (2071790)
Date Published: 2/6/2014

VMware ESX
Windows virtual machine event log reports the error: Reset to device, \Device\RaidPort0, was issued (2063346)
Date Published: 2/7/2014
Configuring an ESX/ESXi host to restart after crashing with a purple diagnostic screen (2042500)
Date Published: 2/7/2014
Duplicate ESX host and resources are created in VMware vFabric Hyperic Server 5.0 when VMware ESXi 4.1 is upgraded to ESXi 5.1 (2054949)
Date Published: 2/6/2014

VMware ESXi
After disabling traffic for the management network on an ESXi host, it re-enables after rebooting the host (2017144)
Date Published: 2/7/2014
SSD Device presented as a SAN LUN is claimed by an incorrect SATP VMW_SATP_LOCAL instead of the correct SATP VMW_SATP_ALUA in ESXi 5.x (2041905)
Date Published: 2/4/2014
Windows Server 2012 not listed in guest operating system list in ESXi or vCenter Server 5.0 Update 1 (2061322)
Date Published: 2/3/2014
Troubleshooting slow memory performance in a virtual machine (2064036)
Date Published: 2/7/2014
ESX and ESXi host time keeping Best Practices (2004453)
Date Published: 2/3/2014
Applying a host profile in ESXi 5.1.x/ vCenter Server 5.1.x fails with error message: A general system error occurred (2048555)
Date Published: 2/4/2014

VMware Horizon View
After upgrade to Horizon View 5.3 Connection Server, the View Administrator UI is unavailable (2071589)
Date Published: 2/5/2014
Intermittent connection problems occur when browsing to View Administrator with Internet Explorer 8 (2071893)
Date Published: 2/5/2014

VMware Horizon Workspace
Using Auto-Generated SSL Certificates to change the Horizon Workspace 1.x FQDN (2062074)
Date Published: 2/4/2014

VMware IT Business Management Suite
Unable to navigate from Performance to Agreement revision when All is clicked (2071231)
Date Published: 2/4/2014
Unable to restore a VMware IT Business Management Suite Flow to a previous version (2071661)
Date Published: 2/7/2014

VMware Server
VMware Update Manager fails to create a baseline with Oracle ODBC 32 bits version 11.2.0.3 (2071375)
Date Published: 2/6/2014

VMware vCenter Chargeback Manager
VMware vCenter Chargeback Manager 2.5.x affected by database deadlocks after upgrading to version 2.5.1 (2058299)
Date Published: 2/4/2014

VMware vCenter Log Insight
Active Directory Authentication in vCenter Log Insight (2069086)
Date Published: 2/4/2014

VMware vCenter Server
vCenter Server database grows excessively after upgrading to VMware vCenter Server 5.1 (2058670)
Date Published: 2/5/2014
Joining ESXi host to Active Directory using vSphere Authentication Proxy fails with the error: The specified vSphere Authentication Proxy Server is not reachable, or has denied access to the service (2058689)
Date Published: 2/4/2014
Upgrade from vCenter 5.1 to 5.5 fails due to missing/inaccessible package (2063566)
Date Published: 2/7/2014
Keystrokes typed in to the vSphere Web Client console of a MAX OS X virtual machine do not translate correctly (2071245)
Date Published: 2/3/2014

VMware vCenter Server Heartbeat
VMware vCenter Server Heartbeat 6.6 fails to install correctly on a localized system (2071739)
Date Published: 2/4/2014

VMware vCenter Site Recovery Manager
Resizing virtual machine disk files that are protected by vSphere replication (2042790)
Date Published: 2/7/2014

VMware vCenter Update Manager
VMware vSphere Update Manager 5.5 fails to download the latest metadata and create default baselines when using an Oracle database (2069247)
Date Published: 2/4/2014

VMware vCloud Automation Center
In OpenStack, a Linux machine may show as On in IaaS but may not be accessible to the consumer as the machine is waiting for input to complete provisioning (2065872)
Date Published: 2/6/2014
Reprovisioned and reconfigured machine tasks show completed in the catalog even though the tasks are in progress in VMware vCloud Automation Center 6.0 IaaS (2065873)
Date Published: 2/6/2014
You receive an Internal Error when you click on the green plus icon to add an Advanced Services Endpoint. (2065892)
Date Published: 2/7/2014
When connecting the VMware vCloud Automation Center 6.0 Appliance to the Identity Appliance, you see the error: ‘Error communicating to the remote server’. (2065893)
Date Published: 2/7/2014

VMware vCloud Director
Ubuntu Guest operating system customization is not applying DNS settings in VMware vCloud Director 5.1.x (2042181)
Date Published: 2/3/2014
Keytool error:java.lang.Exception: Failed to establish chain from reply (2010375)
Date Published: 2/6/2014

VMware vCloud Networking and Security
A host reboot is required to complete agent VIB installation in VMware vCloud Networking and Security 5.1.x (2056077)
Date Published: 2/6/2014

VMware vFabric Hyperic Agent
Summary counts portlet shows resource number instead of name in settings (2053883)
Date Published: 2/6/2014

VMware vFabric tc Server
VMware vFabric Product Rebranding Initiative (2071952)
Date Published: 2/6/2014

VMware VirtualCenter
Versions of Active Directory supported in VMware vCenter Server (2071592)
Date Published: 2/7/2014

VMware vSphere Data Protection
Cannot add client to VMware vSphere Data Protection 5.1/5.5 appliance while creating or editing a backup job (2059866)
Date Published: 2/7/2014

VMware vSphere Storage Appliance
VMware vSphere Storage Appliance (VSA) Networking Etherchannel/Portchannel (2039964)
Date Published: 2/4/2014

New KB articles published for week ending 2/1/14

My VMware
How to view user permissions in My VMware (2070468)
Date Published: 1/31/2014
How to edit user permissions in My VMware (2070479)
Date Published: 1/31/2014
How to copy user permissions in My VMware (2070481)
Date Published: 1/31/2014
How to merge accounts in My VMware (2070482)
Date Published: 1/31/2014
How to transfer licenses to another account in My VMware (2070485)
Date Published: 1/31/2014
How to change the Super User or Procurement Contact in My VMware (2070491)
Date Published: 1/31/2014
How to locate the Super User and Procurement Contact in My VMware (2070494)
Date Published: 1/31/2014
How to share folders with users in My VMware (2070540)
Date Published: 1/31/2014
How to invite new users to an account in My VMware (2070555)
Date Published: 1/31/2014
How to remove a user in My VMware (2070557)
Date Published: 1/31/2014
How to split or divide Accounts in My VMware (2071251)
Date Published: 1/31/2014
How to update your companies name (2071277)
Date Published: 1/31/2014

VMware Data Recovery
Virtual machines do not appear in backup jobs in the VMware Data Recovery 2.0.2 appliance inventory (2070012)
Date Published: 1/27/2014

VMware ESXi
vSphere Standard Switch is not visible in vSphere Client after rebooting the ESXi server (2014855)
Date Published: 1/29/2014
Creating a RDM volume larger than 2 TB using NetApp SnapDrive 7.0 fails with the error: Incompatible device backing specified for device 0 (2061787)
Date Published: 1/28/2014
Supported UCS Manager versions for certified Cisco UCS Servers (2069758)
Date Published: 1/31/2014
VMware Storage vMotion fails at 21% with the error: Storage VMotion failed to copy one or more of the VM’s disks (2066917)
Date Published: 1/27/2014
Restarting NEC Baseboard Management Controller (BMC) fails with a purple diagnostic screen or ESXi/ESX host becomes unresponsive (2071068)
Date Published: 1/31/2014
Application quiescing with Windows 2008 R2 SP1 and Windows 2012 with vSphere Data Protection, VMware Data Recovery, and third-party backup software (2044169)
Date Published: 1/28/2014
ESXi 5.x host encounters purple diagnostic screen with error: Calling hpvsac driver shutdown (2063748)
Date Published: 1/29/2014
DNS name resolution using nslookup takes up to 40 seconds on an ESXi host (2070192)
Date Published: 1/30/2014
Powering on a virtual machine fails with the error: No bootable device was detected (2058113)
Date Published: 1/30/2014
VMware Storage vMotion of thick provisioned virtual disks may perform better than thin provisioned virtual disks when using VMware vStorage APIs for Array Integration (2070607)
Date Published: 1/29/2014
Unable to upload logs after initiating log attachment for a Support Request in VMware vCenter Support Assistant 5.5 (2070814)
Date Published: 1/29/2014

VMware Horizon DaaS
Authentication slow on portal (2100301)
Date Published: 1/31/2014
Desktop provision stuck at 90% (2100302)
Date Published: 1/31/2014
What ports does the DaaS Agent require (2100303)
Date Published: 1/31/2014
How do I restrict Enterprise Center access to internal networks only (2100305)
Date Published: 1/31/2014
Some GPOs are ignored. Regardless of the GPO setting (2100310)
Date Published: 1/31/2014
Which webcams are supported by the various PCoIP host client configurations? (2100313)
Date Published: 1/31/2014
Setting up RDP 8 for use with Windows 7 client – Republished Microsoft KB Article (2100317)
Date Published: 1/31/2014
AD authentication on Linux VM (2100326)
Date Published: 1/31/2014
Multiple VLAN support (2100329)
Date Published: 1/31/2014
View session timeout defaults to 10 hours (2100331)
Date Published: 1/31/2014
Remote Desktop can’t connect (2100335)
Date Published: 1/31/2014
Gold pattern seal fails – local admin account and the DaaS Agent service are being set to disabled (2100336)
Date Published: 1/31/2014
Improve login time for dynamic desktops (2100337)
Date Published: 1/31/2014
NetApp discovered as NFS (2100338)
Date Published: 1/31/2014
NetApp network best practices (2100339)
Date Published: 1/31/2014
DaaS Agent error – empty configured hostname (2100344)
Date Published: 1/31/2014
How do I verify KMS server configured for a desktop (2100345)
Date Published: 1/31/2014
Appliance fails to upgrade (2100346)
Date Published: 1/31/2014
How to delete a non primary data center (2100349)
Date Published: 1/31/2014
Desktone critical hotfix for Augusta 5.3.2 (DT-4134) (2100352)
Date Published: 1/31/2014
Desktone Platform 5.3.2 Hotfix 2 (DT-4143) (2100353)
Date Published: 1/31/2014
Desktone Platform Supported Languages (2100355)
Date Published: 1/31/2014
REST API example: Assign group to pool using CURL (2100359)
Date Published: 1/31/2014
Admin account automatically logs into desktop (2100360)
Date Published: 1/31/2014
Runonce notes (2100361)
Date Published: 1/31/2014
PCOIP Advanced 3D Graphics Support (2100362)
Date Published: 1/31/2014
Upgrade of org 1000 from 5.3 to 5.4 fails to complete (2100365)
Date Published: 1/31/2014
Gathering information on a down appliance (2100367)
Date Published: 1/31/2014
Desktone Protocol Support Guide (PCoIP/RDP/HTML5) (2100368)
Date Published: 1/31/2014
DVS – Why ephemeral (2100369)
Date Published: 1/31/2014
Migrate Desktone appliances off of NFS and onto local disk. (2100371)
Date Published: 1/31/2014
DB backup (2100372)
Date Published: 1/31/2014
DB restore (2100373)
Date Published: 1/31/2014
REST API – Concurrent user count for a specific tenant domain (2100375)
Date Published: 1/31/2014
How to associate a network with a pool [Tenant policy] (2100379)
Date Published: 1/31/2014
After restore RSA no longer works (2100380)
Date Published: 1/31/2014
REST API – DtTenantReport using curl (2100382)
Date Published: 1/31/2014
SQL query to list user GUID to pattern ID (2100384)
Date Published: 1/31/2014
REST API (with curl) to get list of all active users across ALL enabled tenants (2100387)
Date Published: 1/31/2014
Persistent Desktop workflow (2100391)
Date Published: 1/31/2014
Non-Persistent Dynamic Desktop workflow (2100392)
Date Published: 1/31/2014
The trust relationship between the workstation and the primary domain failed (2100393)
Date Published: 1/31/2014
DaaS Agent domain join successful message (2100399)
Date Published: 1/31/2014
How Do I Upgrade the DaaS Agent using Active Directory GPOs (2100002)
Date Published: 1/31/2014
How Do I Tell Which Version of the DaaS Agent is Installed on all Desktops in a Tenant? (2100004)
Date Published: 1/31/2014
How to Print to a Local Printer? (2100006)
Date Published: 1/31/2014
How Do I Share Local Resources on a Mac? (2100007)
Date Published: 1/31/2014
You Have Been Logged on with a Temporary Profile (2100008)
Date Published: 1/31/2014
How Do I Manage Printers for All of My Desktops? (2100009)
Date Published: 1/31/2014
How Do I Add A Network Pinter for All Users? (2100010)
Date Published: 1/31/2014
Are All Printers Supported? (2100012)
Date Published: 1/31/2014
I Can’t Print With RDP (2100013)
Date Published: 1/31/2014
How Do I Set Up A KMS (Key Management Service) Host? (2100017)
Date Published: 1/31/2014
LDAP search tool (2100018)
Date Published: 1/31/2014
Safari Fails to Launch using the DaaS Mobile Client on iPad (2100019)
Date Published: 1/31/2014
HDX Error 2320 (2100020)
Date Published: 1/31/2014
How Do I Set Up a Default User Profile? (2100021)
Date Published: 1/31/2014
Pool Expansion Fails Because Domain Join Fails (2100022)
Date Published: 1/31/2014
Adobe Reader Crashes When Attempting to Print (2100023)
Date Published: 1/31/2014
Failed to Connect to Desktop – 1030 error message (2100024)
Date Published: 1/31/2014
“No desktops assigned” error message when trying to connect to virtual desktop (2100025)
Date Published: 1/31/2014
Remote Desktop can?t connect to the remote computer for one of these (3) reasons: (2100026)
Date Published: 1/31/2014
Cannot log in to portal and receive error message “Please input valid username and password.” (2100027)
Date Published: 1/31/2014
Cannot login into deskop – error message “The local policy of this system does not permit you to logon interactively.? (2100028)
Date Published: 1/31/2014
Connecting from a WYSE Thin-Client Device (2100029)
Date Published: 1/31/2014
Connecting to your virtual desktop from an iPad or iPhone (2100030)
Date Published: 1/31/2014
Connecting to your virtual desktop from a Mac (2100031)
Date Published: 1/31/2014
Connecting to your virtual desktop from a PC (2100032)
Date Published: 1/31/2014
How Should I Store or Protect User?s Data? (2100033)
Date Published: 1/31/2014
How to Change User Password (2100036)
Date Published: 1/31/2014
How Do I Upgrade CPU/Memory/Storage for a Desktop? (2100037)
Date Published: 1/31/2014
How Do I Prevent Users From Removing the NIC on Their Desktop? (2100038)
Date Published: 1/31/2014
How Do I Restore a Failed Appliance? (2100039)
Date Published: 1/31/2014
What Protocols and Clients are Supported? (2100040)
Date Published: 1/31/2014
Windows Activation Fails – DNS Name Does Not Exist (2100041)
Date Published: 1/31/2014
Connecting to your virtual desktop from an Android device (2100042)
Date Published: 1/31/2014
NetApp Storage Best Practices (2100044)
Date Published: 1/31/2014
How to Use Active Directory Explorer? (2100045)
Date Published: 1/31/2014
How Do I Complete the Deployment Worksheet? (2100046)
Date Published: 1/31/2014
How Do I Register My Windows Domain? (2100047)
Date Published: 1/31/2014
How Do I Create a New Gold Pattern? (2100048)
Date Published: 1/31/2014
How Do I Update a Gold Pattern? (2100049)
Date Published: 1/31/2014
How Do I Add Users or Groups? (2100050)
Date Published: 1/31/2014
How Do I Upload an Existing Image to the Desktone Platform? (2100051)
Date Published: 1/31/2014
How Do I Create a New Pool? (2100052)
Date Published: 1/31/2014
How Do I Update a Pool? (2100053)
Date Published: 1/31/2014
HDX Connections Disappear before Connecting to the Desktop (2100055)
Date Published: 1/31/2014
Unable to reserve pattern because the maximum number of allowed reserved desktops has been reached. (2100056)
Date Published: 1/31/2014
Active Directory is Not in Sync (2100057)
Date Published: 1/31/2014
Desktone Platform Multi-Datacenter Brief (2100058)
Date Published: 1/31/2014
How Do I Turn On Debug Level Logging on The DaaS Agent? (2100061)
Date Published: 1/31/2014
DaaS Agent log file (2100062)
Date Published: 1/31/2014
Why Do The Desktone Appliances Use Open-vm-tools? (2100063)
Date Published: 1/31/2014
Connect to Guest using RDP Fails (2100064)
Date Published: 1/31/2014
How Do I Change the Screen Saver Timeout for All Users on a Desktop? (2100065)
Date Published: 1/31/2014
How Do I Get a Full Screen Display on My Mac? (2100066)
Date Published: 1/31/2014
The IP Address of the Desktop Could Not Be Determined (2100067)
Date Published: 1/31/2014
Cannot Connect To Desktop Because the Virtualization Tools Are Not Running – Advanced Troubleshooting (2100068)
Date Published: 1/31/2014
The Desktop Operating System Does Not Appear To Be Running – Advanced Troubleshooting (2100071)
Date Published: 1/31/2014
Using a Windows Server 2008 R2 as a Desktop (2100073)
Date Published: 1/31/2014
How Do I Find the URL To Continue a Domain Registration (2100075)
Date Published: 1/31/2014
How Do I Change The Host Overallocation Ratios? (2100076)
Date Published: 1/31/2014
How Do I Enable Post Sysprep Commands? (2100078)
Date Published: 1/31/2014
We are Unable to Delete the Pool at This Time. There May Be tasks Running For This Pool. (2100079)
Date Published: 1/31/2014
How to I Redo or Delete the Domain Registration for a Tenant? (2100081)
Date Published: 1/31/2014
The Desktop Will Not Power On and the VMX File is 0KB (2100082)
Date Published: 1/31/2014
Some VMs Do Not Have an Up-To-Date Agent. DaaS Agent must be upgraded. (2100083)
Date Published: 1/31/2014
How to Swap or Update a Language Identifier Flags in The Portals (2100084)
Date Published: 1/31/2014
What do the DaaS Agent Error Codes Mean? (2100085)
Date Published: 1/31/2014
Your Remote Desktop Session Has Ended – Windows Update 2667402 (2100086)
Date Published: 1/31/2014
Desktop does not show correct number of processors (2100087)
Date Published: 1/31/2014
How Do I Force a Full Inventory Update? (2100090)
Date Published: 1/31/2014
How Do I Verify User or Admin Groups? (2100095)
Date Published: 1/31/2014
How to install a CA certificate to a tenant in Augusta (2100097)
Date Published: 1/31/2014
Does Desktone Support Two Factor Authentication? (2100098)
Date Published: 1/31/2014
How Do I Start the Slon Process? (2100100)
Date Published: 1/31/2014
How Do I Stop the Slon Process? (2100101)
Date Published: 1/31/2014
How Do I Reboot the Desktone Appliances? (2100103)
Date Published: 1/31/2014
The Desktop Locks after Login/The Desktop Won?t Unlock (2100105)
Date Published: 1/31/2014
Do You Support Single Sign On? (2100106)
Date Published: 1/31/2014
How Do I Troubleshoot Portal Authentication Failures? (2100107)
Date Published: 1/31/2014
How Do I Verify the GUID Associated with the VMware Network Adapter? (2100109)
Date Published: 1/31/2014
Couldn’t release acquired trigger – clone task stuck in queued state (2100111)
Date Published: 1/31/2014
Enterprise Center: Some Tasks are Hung in a Queued State (2100112)
Date Published: 1/31/2014
How Do I Fix or Update the VLAN ID for a Tenant (2100114)
Date Published: 1/31/2014
Windows XP (64-bit) Fails to Convert to a Gold Pattern (2100117)
Date Published: 1/31/2014
The Domain is Not Available to Validate Login (2100118)
Date Published: 1/31/2014
How Do I Tell Which Version of the DaaS Agent is Installed on a Specific Desktop? (2100120)
Date Published: 1/31/2014
How Do I Set a Support Account for My Service Provider to Access My Enterprise Center? (2100125)
Date Published: 1/31/2014
How Do I Set the Help Desk Email Address for the Desktop Portal? (2100126)
Date Published: 1/31/2014
Shrinking a Dynamic Pool Failed For Some Desktops (2100131)
Date Published: 1/31/2014
How Do I Install Augusta Patch 1? (2100133)
Date Published: 1/31/2014
The Desktop Operating System Does Not Appear To Be Running (2100138)
Date Published: 1/31/2014
The Desktop is Not Listening for Connections on the Configured Port (2100139)
Date Published: 1/31/2014
Cannot Connect To Desktop Because the Virtualization Tools Are Not Running (2100140)
Date Published: 1/31/2014
How Do I Set or Update Quotas for a Tenant? (2100148)
Date Published: 1/31/2014
How to Create a Windows 7 Gold Template (2100150)
Date Published: 1/31/2014
Sizing a Desktop Host for a Specific Number of Desktops (2100154)
Date Published: 1/31/2014
How Do I Add a New Virtual Desktop Host to the Desktone Platform? (2100155)
Date Published: 1/31/2014
Desktone Appliance Backup (2100156)
Date Published: 1/31/2014
Service Provider: Help Desk Training (2100157)
Date Published: 1/31/2014
Service Provider: End User Error Messages – Training Deck (2100158)
Date Published: 1/31/2014
Service Provider: On-boarding Best Practices (2100159)
Date Published: 1/31/2014
How Should I Optimize Desktops in a VDI Environment? (2100160)
Date Published: 1/31/2014
Where can I access the files for Patch 1? (2100161)
Date Published: 1/31/2014
PowerPoint Has Detected That Your Graphics Card May Not Be Configured Properly (2100166)
Date Published: 1/31/2014
Re init slon for both FDB and EDB (2100168)
Date Published: 1/31/2014
All Desktone Appliances are at 100% CPU Utilization/Leap Second Bug (2100169)
Date Published: 1/31/2014
How do I re initialize slon on Fabric DB (fdb) and/or Element DB (edb) (2100170)
Date Published: 1/31/2014
How Do I Increase Debug Logging for Authentication and Active Directory Troubleshooting? (2100171)
Date Published: 1/31/2014
SP appliance install fails – file does not exist (2100172)
Date Published: 1/31/2014
Ericom Licensing Error: License server is in an invalid state (2100173)
Date Published: 1/31/2014
How Do I Restart Services? (2100174)
Date Published: 1/31/2014
How Do I Fail Over a Failed Data Center’s Primary Node to a Healthy Data Center’s Primary Node? (2100175)
Date Published: 1/31/2014
How Do I Fail Back to a Restored Data Center’s Primary Node from a Failover? (2100177)
Date Published: 1/31/2014
How Do I Update Quotas to Reflect Recent Desktop Hardware Changes? (2100178)
Date Published: 1/31/2014
The IP Address of the Desktop Could Not Be Determined ? Advanced Troubleshooting (2100179)
Date Published: 1/31/2014
What is dtRAM and How Does It Work? (2100180)
Date Published: 1/31/2014
All of the Desktops have a 169.254.x.y IP Address (2100181)
Date Published: 1/31/2014
All of the Desktops have a 169.254.x.y IP Address ? Advanced Troubleshooting (2100182)
Date Published: 1/31/2014
Timeout Expired Trying to Clone a Virtual Machine (2100183)
Date Published: 1/31/2014
Can I use Symantec Endpoint Protection? (2100187)
Date Published: 1/31/2014
Timeout Expired Trying to Clone a Virtual Machine ? Advanced Troubleshooting (2100188)
Date Published: 1/31/2014
How Should I Setup Antivirus? (2100192)
Date Published: 1/31/2014
How Do I Apply a Branding to the Enterprise Center? (2100193)
Date Published: 1/31/2014
How Do I Apply a Branding to the Desktop Portal? (2100194)
Date Published: 1/31/2014
How Do I Apply a Branding to Service Center? (2100195)
Date Published: 1/31/2014
What are License Entitlements and how are they used? (2100197)
Date Published: 1/31/2014
How Do I Migrate Desktops to a New Host? (2100198)
Date Published: 1/31/2014
Where Can I Download DaaS Agent Version 5.1.0? (2100200)
Date Published: 1/31/2014
Renaming VM failed. Please check the logs for more information. (2100202)
Date Published: 1/31/2014
Does PCoIP Support Device/Resource Redirection? (2100203)
Date Published: 1/31/2014
What Network Ports are required for PCoIP? (2100204)
Date Published: 1/31/2014
Desktop Crashes/Blue Screens When Installing PCoIP (2100205)
Date Published: 1/31/2014
Desktop Connects but is Black and Then Closes (2100206)
Date Published: 1/31/2014
How Do I Change the Video RAM (VRAM) for a Desktop? (2100208)
Date Published: 1/31/2014
Are There any Known Limitations with PCoIP? (2100209)
Date Published: 1/31/2014
Desktop Connects but is Black and Then Closes ? Advanced Troubleshooting (2100210)
Date Published: 1/31/2014
Users missing from Enterprise Center – ldap error code 34 data 0 (2100212)
Date Published: 1/31/2014
How Do I Prevent Users from Seeing the PCoIP Client Download Link if They Aren?t Using PCoIP? (2100213)
Date Published: 1/31/2014
How Do I Troubleshoot Issues Related to PCoIP? (2100214)
Date Published: 1/31/2014
How Do I Delete a Tenant? (2100215)
Date Published: 1/31/2014
DaaS Mobile Client crashes on IOS 6.x (2100229)
Date Published: 1/31/2014
Users Cannot Connect via dtRAM after a Tenant Upgrade (2100231)
Date Published: 1/31/2014
How Can I Tell Which Version of dtRAM is Installed? (2100237)
Date Published: 1/31/2014
How Can I Monitor PCoIP Performance? (2100238)
Date Published: 1/31/2014
API call for session log off (2100239)
Date Published: 1/31/2014
How Can I Tell Which Desktops Aren?t Mapped To Anyone? (2100240)
Date Published: 1/31/2014
Using PCoIP and Skype (2100241)
Date Published: 1/31/2014
PCoIP (View) troubleshooting (2100242)
Date Published: 1/31/2014
Printing over RDP from a WinServer desktop (2100243)
Date Published: 1/31/2014
How Do I Set The Time Zone For A Windows Desktop? (2100244)
Date Published: 1/31/2014
Virtual machines lose network connectivity (2100245)
Date Published: 1/31/2014
Connect button missing on iPad and iPhone (2100246)
Date Published: 1/31/2014
ESX host lists incorrect used cpu and memory [allocation] (2100248)
Date Published: 1/31/2014
Error when installing Hotfix through Service Center (2100249)
Date Published: 1/31/2014
SP1 Manual upgrade – Non HA (2100250)
Date Published: 1/31/2014
Gold pattern fails to seal – ?Agent STOP message could not be sent? (2100251)
Date Published: 1/31/2014
P25 PCOIP through Dtram does not work. (2100252)
Date Published: 1/31/2014
Optimization for Windows Server 2008R2 to be used for RDS (2100253)
Date Published: 1/31/2014
What Are The Differences Between RDP, HDX and RGS? (2100254)
Date Published: 1/31/2014
PCoIP logs (2100255)
Date Published: 1/31/2014
Remoting Protocol ports (2100256)
Date Published: 1/31/2014
Supported SVGA graphic drivers for PCoIP releases and Window Platforms (2100258)
Date Published: 1/31/2014
VMware View/PCoIP Compatibility (2100259)
Date Published: 1/31/2014
PCoIP software included in VMware View releases (2100260)
Date Published: 1/31/2014
Pool creation stuck at 90% (2100261)
Date Published: 1/31/2014
Connecting to a View Desktop using PCoIP fails with a black screen (2100262)
Date Published: 1/31/2014
clearing stale sessions (2100263)
Date Published: 1/31/2014
How to track a user back to a session and a desktop (2100265)
Date Published: 1/31/2014
Unable to remove host – ‘Cannot delete host manager. Need to remove element assignment first’ (2100266)
Date Published: 1/31/2014
Primary appliance inaccessible at restore time (2100267)
Date Published: 1/31/2014
How to disconnect your PCoIP session? (vs logout) (2100268)
Date Published: 1/31/2014
PCoIP thin client fails connection with error “Unsupported_Version” (2100269)
Date Published: 1/31/2014
Unable to retrieve slony master node – slony has not yet been initialized (2100270)
Date Published: 1/31/2014
Verify user active sessions from tenant FDB and EDB (2100271)
Date Published: 1/31/2014
Determine slon master via desktone log messages (2100272)
Date Published: 1/31/2014
How to verify slon tables have been created (2100273)
Date Published: 1/31/2014
How to verify slon process (2100274)
Date Published: 1/31/2014
Pool creation fails – Error ‘Unable to power on VM’ (2100275)
Date Published: 1/31/2014
Task in Enterprise Center for desktop provisioning out of order [clone|provisioning|NTP]] (2100276)
Date Published: 1/31/2014
Drive and USB redirection not working on IE with ActiveX (2100277)
Date Published: 1/31/2014
Recommended reading – Optimization for Windows Server 2008R2 to be used for RDS (2100278)
Date Published: 1/31/2014
Time synchronization is incorrect between appliances (2100279)
Date Published: 1/31/2014
Desktone Platform Remote Application (RemoteApp) F.A.Q (2100280)
Date Published: 1/31/2014
Using Dell PocketCloud client for mobile access (2100281)
Date Published: 1/31/2014
How to size storage for RDS server (2100283)
Date Published: 1/31/2014
Invalid VM Ethernet Adapter Type (2100284)
Date Published: 1/31/2014
DaaSAgent Warning. Failed to reset the activation/rearm (2100285)
Date Published: 1/31/2014
Agent on VM is not running or not reachable (2100286)
Date Published: 1/31/2014
Pool creation fails – DaaSAgent message – Bad domain info returned (2100287)
Date Published: 1/31/2014
PCOIP connections over dtRAM fail immediately with “connection has timed out” error. (2100288)
Date Published: 1/31/2014
Unable to connect to domain <TENANT DOMAIN NAME> using service account (2100289)
Date Published: 1/31/2014
Upgrade to VMware View for iPAD does not connect (2100290)
Date Published: 1/31/2014
Unexpected error when adding dtRAM configuration in Service Center (2100291)
Date Published: 1/31/2014
Installing 5_1_1_hf3.tgz (Hotfix 3 for Augusta SP1 patch 1) (2100292)
Date Published: 1/31/2014
Augusta 5.2 Patch 1 install fails on non HA configuration (Demo install) (2100293)
Date Published: 1/31/2014
Multi monitor/Dual monitor support (RDP, PCoIP, RGS) (2100294)
Date Published: 1/31/2014
Augusta SP2 billing scripts (2100295)
Date Published: 1/31/2014
Disable SSL 2.0 on Desktone appliance (2100296)
Date Published: 1/31/2014
Manually verify Desktone packages installed on an appliance (2100298)
Date Published: 1/31/2014
Show quota for all tenants (2100299)
Date Published: 1/31/2014

VMware Horizon View
View Manager reports linked clone desktops as Already Used (2046638)
Date Published: 1/28/2014
Security Protocols and Cipher Suites Supported by Horizon View Client 2.3 for Windows, iOS, and Android (2070407)
Date Published: 1/28/2014
Location based printing incorrectly maps printers based on the IP address of the virtual machine instead of the client IP address (2051127)
Date Published: 1/28/2014
Versions of Active Directory Supported in Horizon View (2070887)
Date Published: 1/28/2014
Horizon View Client 2.2 and 2.3 for Windows cannot connect to a server if the server short name is used (2070618)
Date Published: 1/28/2014

VMware Horizon Workspace
FAQs on VMware Horizon Workspace 1.5 password expiration issue (2059370)
Date Published: 1/30/2014

VMware IT Business Management Suite
Breaking the lock of an inactive job in Flow Manager fails with the error: Requested action or API does not exist (code:1049) (2071095)
Date Published: 1/31/2014

VMware Service Manager
VMware Service Manager 9.x warning message contains incorrect date and time: Your session is due to expire at [date and time] is incorrect (2071258)
Date Published: 1/31/2014
Bar graphs in scheduled reports do not display correctly in VMware Service Manager 9.x (2071275)
Date Published: 1/31/2014
In the VMware Service Manager workload screen the active record is opened instead of the selected one (2071284)
Date Published: 1/31/2014
Problems with customising contract expiry notification email templates for contracts in VMware Service Manager 9.1.x (2069990)
Date Published: 1/31/2014
Calls remain in Review Mode when taking action on another officer’s calls in VMware Service Manager (2070539)
Date Published: 1/28/2014
SLA Clock suspension time is included in the VMware Service Manager request SLA breach calculation (2070686)
Date Published: 1/27/2014
Cannot update the request Target Date the VMware Service Manager customer portal (2071281)
Date Published: 1/31/2014

VMware vCenter Infrastructure Navigator
Troubleshooting VMware vCenter Infrastructure Navigator 2.0 deployment problems (2045929)
Date Published: 1/28/2014

VMware vCenter Orchestrator
Attempting to Add a PowerShell Host workflow in VMware vCloud Orchestrator fails on Windows Server 2012 R2 (2070228)
Date Published: 1/29/2014

VMware vCenter Server
Installing vSphere Client 5.0 on Windows 8 fails with the error: This product can only be installed on Windows XP SP2 and above (2042055)
Date Published: 1/28/2014
Editing an existing disk in the Clone Wizard results in the destination virtual machine pointing to the source VMDK (2055664)
Date Published: 1/30/2014
vSphere HA virtual machine failover failed alarm (2064229)
Date Published: 1/28/2014
Unable to open the web management interface of vCenter Server Appliance using Internet Explorer 9 on a Windows Server 2003 or Windows XP machine (2070424)
Date Published: 1/30/2014
Installing, upgrading, and uninstalling VMware vCenter Support Assistant 5.5 (2070787)
Date Published: 1/29/2014
VMware vCenter Support Assistant 5.5 proxy configuration (2070820)
Date Published: 1/29/2014
Virtual machine annotations missing after moving host to different VMware vCenter Server (2004375)
Date Published: 1/30/2014
VMware vCenter 5.1 Update 1 installation fails on Windows Server 2012 (2053731)
Date Published: 1/28/2014
Virtual machine Fault Tolerance state changed alarm (2064223)
Date Published: 1/28/2014
vSphere HA virtual machine monitoring action alarm (2064233)
Date Published: 1/28/2014
Installing or upgrading VMware vCenter 5.5 fails with the error: VmDirRpcServerUseProtSeqEp() failed (2069695)
Date Published: 1/30/2014
Virtual machine creation in Web Client fails with error: The operation is not supported on the object. (2069746)
Date Published: 1/27/2014
Using VMware vCenter Support Assistant 5.5 with multiple users accessing multiple vCenter Servers simultaneously (2070813)
Date Published: 1/29/2014
Accessing the VMware vCenter Support Assistant 5.5 logs for troubleshooting and debugging (2070818)
Date Published: 1/29/2014

VMware vCenter Server Appliance
Search Inventory fails from vSphere Client when using vCenter Server Appliance 5.5 with the error: Login to the query service failed (2063020)
Date Published: 1/28/2014

VMware vCloud Director
Illegal Characters in Entity Names Cause vCloud API Requests to Fail With JAXB Errors (2070294)
Date Published: 1/27/2014
Changing or Renewing SSL Certificates in VMware vCloud Director 1.0.x and 1.5.x (2014237)
Date Published: 1/30/2014

VMware vSphere Data Protection
Full backup scheduler service does not start when the VMware VSphere Data Protection Appliance is full (2053463)
Date Published: 1/28/2014
Backing up virtual machines using vSphere Data Protection fails with the error: E30931 Failed to initiate a backup or restore for a virtual machine because no proxy was found to service the virtual machine (2046947)
Date Published: 1/28/2014

VMware vSphere Replication
vSphere Replication OVF deployment fails with vCenter Extension vService Dependency (2041653)
Date Published: 1/29/2014

VMware vSphere Web Services SDK
VMware vCenter Server event generates for each guest operation invoked on a virtual machine using the VMware vSphere API (2070251)
Date Published: 1/30/2014

New KB articles published for week ending 1/25/14

Socialcast On Premise
Deleting or wiping all community data in Socialcast On Premise (2070108)
Date Published: 1/23/2014

VMware ESX
Host using Distributed Switch disconnects from the network after changing the DV-Uplink name (2009105)
Date Published: 1/20/2014
VAAI hardware acceleration status appears as Unknown on HP XP20000 series arrays (2016018)
Date Published: 1/24/2014
Support for Zerto Replication (2069900)
Date Published: 1/21/2014
HP Server memory Sensor might not be automatically reset after replacing a fault DIMM (2070006)
Date Published: 1/21/2014
Accessing VMware vCenter Server 4.x/5.x fails with the error: Value cannot be null (2011390)
Date Published: 1/23/2014
Disconnect of Packet VLAN on Cisco Nexus 1000V between VSM and its VEMs causes CDP-based port-channels to fail (2012881)
Date Published: 1/20/2014

VMware ESXi
VMware ESXi 5.0, Patch ESXi500-201401401-BG: Updates esx-base (2065691)
Date Published: 1/24/2014
VMware ESXi 5.0, Patch ESXi500-201401403-BG: Updates misc-drivers (2065697)
Date Published: 1/24/2014
VMware ESXi-5.0, Patch ESXi-5.0.0-20140104001-standard (2065700)
Date Published: 1/24/2014
VMware ESXi 5.0, Patch ESXi500-201401101-SG: Updates esx-base (2065702)
Date Published: 1/24/2014
VMware ESXi 5.0, Patch ESXi-5.0.0-20140101001s-no-tools (2065705)
Date Published: 1/24/2014
Non-existent portgroups appear under a cluster in network view in vCenter Server (2008098)
Date Published: 1/20/2014
Configuring software iSCSI via Host Profiles fails with: Failed to set CHAP authentication configuration (2008737)
Date Published: 1/20/2014
After upgrading to ESXi 5.5, virtual machines protected with vSphere Replication show status as Not Active (2066230)
Date Published: 1/24/2014
VMware ESXi 5.0, Patch ESXi500-201401402-BG: Updates tools-light (2065696)
Date Published: 1/24/2014
VMware ESXi 5.0, Patch ESXi500-201401404-BG: Updates net-e1000e (2065698)
Date Published: 1/24/2014
VMware ESXi 5.0, Patch ESXi500-201401405-BG: Updates scsi-rste (2065699)
Date Published: 1/24/2014
VMware ESXi 5.0, Patch ESXi-5.0.0-20140104001-no-tools (2065701)
Date Published: 1/24/2014
VMware ESXi 5.0, Patch ESXi-5.0.0-20140101001s-standard (2065703)
Date Published: 1/24/2014
VMware ESXi 5.0, Patch Release ESXi500-201401001 (2065814)
Date Published: 1/24/2014
Removing a file from VMFS volume fails with the error: Resource temporarily unavailable (2063629)
Date Published: 1/22/2014
Understanding IP Hash load balancing (2006129)
Date Published: 1/20/2014
ESXi/ESX hosts using Cisco fnic HBAs no longer appear in the vCenter Server inventory and become unresponsive (2050463)
Date Published: 1/20/2014
Adding a bnx2 network interface card fails with the error: Unable to add uplink! The MTU setting used by this virtual switch is not support by the NIC being added (2066229)
Date Published: 1/24/2014

VMware Fusion
Uploading diagnostic information for VMware through the Secure FTP portal (2069559)
Date Published: 1/25/2014
Microsoft Windows Server 2012 R2 guest operating system option is not available (2069889)
Date Published: 1/23/2014
Uploading diagnostic information for VMware using FTP (2070100)
Date Published: 1/25/2014

VMware Horizon View
Installing VMware Horizon View Security Server fails with the error: Unable to connect to server connection_server_fqdn on TCP port <port_number> (2044589)
Date Published: 1/20/2014

VMware Horizon Workspace
Joining the Connector Virtual Appliance in VMware Horizon Workspace to a domain fails with the Access Denied error (2064042)
Date Published: 1/23/2014

VMware IT Business Management Suite
Negative numbers exported using Export to Excel appear as strings in VMware IT Business Management Suite 8.0.0 (2069985)
Date Published: 1/21/2014

VMware vCenter Configuration Manager
Creating a Collection Filter Set for vCenter Server specific data filters in vCenter Configuration Manager (2062560)
Date Published: 1/23/2014

VMware vCenter Operations Enterprise
Importing users in a LDAP group with more than 1500 members to VMware vCenter Operations from Active Directory fails (2031586)
Date Published: 1/22/2014

VMware vCenter Operations Manager (vApp)
Creating space remaining alerts for the virtual machine guest file systems in the vCenter Operations Manager vApp (2045000)
Date Published: 1/20/2014

VMware vCenter Orchestrator
Java 7 Update 51 blocks vCloud Director and vCenter Orchestrator features (2069664)
Date Published: 1/24/2014
VMware vCenter Orchestrator wrapper-server.log file grows rapidly and configuration settings do not apply (2067002)
Date Published: 1/21/2014

VMware vCenter Server
In a mixed vSphere 5.1/5.5 environment, logging in to the vSphere Web Client fails with the error: Client is not authenticated to VMware Inventory Service (2065195)
Date Published: 1/20/2014
Security scan returns Oracle GlassFish vulnerabilities CVE-2011-1511 and CVE-2011-2260 (2005483)
Date Published: 1/21/2014
Storage View tab in VMware vCenter Server 5.0 displays the error: An internal error occurred (2019833)
Date Published: 1/24/2014
Starting the VMware VirtualCenter Server service fails with the error: 1053: The services did not respond to the Start or control request in a timely fashion (2069296)
Date Published: 1/22/2014
Logging into VMware vCenter Server using Windows session credentials fails if VMware vCenter Server is not a member of the same domain (2070029)
Date Published: 1/22/2014
Removing Local Administrators from the vCenter Server Administrator role (2016639)
Date Published: 1/24/2014
Unable to log in to vCenter Server 5.1 with the error: Incorrect username or password” although the correct credentials are provided (2055994)
Date Published: 1/23/2014
Manual export or import performed on the secondary node of a vCenter Single Sign-On Multi-Site cluster fails with the command-line message “Bug” (2070507)
Date Published: 1/23/2014
Virtual machine consolidation needed alarm (2061896)
Date Published: 1/24/2014
SSO installation may perform a rollback or hangs indefinitely at “Configuring SSO components” (2065329)
Date Published: 1/20/2014

VMware vCenter Server Appliance
Performing a vMotion using vCenter Appliance 5.1 fails with the error: pbm.fault.pdm.fault.summary (2062112)
Date Published: 1/21/2014
Network connectivity issues after applying a host profile in vSphere 5.1 (2062581)
Date Published: 1/23/2014
Upgrading VMware vCenter Server Appliance from from version 5.0.x to 5.1 fails with the error: Unexpected error during the upgrade process (2056080)
Date Published: 1/23/2014
Virtual Center appliance does not start service after shut down or after upgrade to 5.1 (2063954)
Date Published: 1/22/2014

VMware vCenter Server Heartbeat
Best Practices for Upgrading vCenter Server when vCenter Server Heartbeat is installed (2070181)
Date Published: 1/21/2014

VMware vCenter Site Recovery Manager
VMware vCenter Site Recovery Manager service fails to start and reports the error: TerminateHandler called (2041658)
Date Published: 1/21/2014
Installing VMware vCenter Site Recovery Manager on Windows Server 2012 reports an MsiExec.exe error in the Windows event log (2061852)
Date Published: 1/22/2014
VMware vCenter Site Recovery Manager fails to create a pair connection with the error: Wrong server type found on target ‘x.x.x.x’ (2045637)
Date Published: 1/21/2014

VMware vCloud Automation Center
Load balancing requirements for vCloud Automation Center (2063220)
Date Published: 1/20/2014
When adding fields to Entitlements in VMware vCloud Automation Center using Internet Explorer 8, the data is added twice (2065887)
Date Published: 1/21/2014

VMware vCloud Automation Center for Desktop
When provisioning a KVM machine in VMware vCloud Automation Center and specifying a network name, the machine is provisioned without a NIC (2065883)
Date Published: 1/22/2014
Clicking a menu in the VMware vCloud Automation Center Appliance web page running in Internet Explorer fails with the error: An internal error has occurred (2065878)
Date Published: 1/21/2014

VMware vCloud Automation Center for Server
Registering a virtual machine with Xen Desktop 7.x in VMware vCloud Automation Center fails with the error: XenDesktop integration request unexpected error (2065870)
Date Published: 1/20/2014
Provisioning a machine on a Linked Clone blueprint in VMware vCloud Automation Center fails with the error: Object reference not set to an instance of an object (2065881)
Date Published: 1/22/2014
Provisioning a machine in VMware vCloud Automation Center fails with the error: Allocate reservation operation failed (2065882)
Date Published: 1/21/2014
Cannot remove an unused datastore from your KVM reservation in VMware vCloud Automation Center (2065886)
Date Published: 1/21/2014
Cannot install the VMware vCloud Automation Center Prerequisite Checker (2065568)
Date Published: 1/21/2014
The time displayed in the VMware vCloud Automation Center Identity Appliance web page does not match the time on the appliance itself (2065874)
Date Published: 1/21/2014
Provisioning a machine in VMware vCloud Automation Center fails with the error: CloneVM : Sequence contains no matching element (2065880)
Date Published: 1/21/2014
A machine that was moved from one cluster to another in KVM appears as missing in VMware vCloud Automation Center (2065885)
Date Published: 1/22/2014
Clicking the Business Management tab in VMware vCloud Automation Center reports the error: Unable to reach remote host HTTP status 401 (2069652)
Date Published: 1/23/2014

VMware vCloud Director
Fast provisioning a Virtual Machine in vCloud Director fail with the error “The specified delta disk format ‘nativeFormat’ is not supported” (2041555)
Date Published: 1/20/2014
Unable to Suballocate Ip address, Ip address already in use (2056770)
Date Published: 1/20/2014
Deploying vShield Edge Gateway fails with the error: VSM response error (10105) Failed to publish configuration on vShield Edge. Operation failed on VC. (2060542)
Date Published: 1/24/2014
Consoles and KVM switches for VMware vCloud Director 5.1 and 5.5 (2070361)
Date Published: 1/22/2014
Deploying vShield Edge Appliance or vApp fails with the error: Hub “Resources” doesn’t have enough “<Storage Profile>” storage (2062686)
Date Published: 1/24/2014
Creating an OVF template or uploading media fails on organization vDCs backed by datastore clusters (2038921)
Date Published: 1/20/2014

VMware vSphere Big Data Extensions
HDP 2.0 patch installation for Big Data Extensions 1.1 (2069237)
Date Published: 1/23/2014

VMware vSphere Replication
Collecting the vSphere Replication standalone appliance logs (2037065)
Date Published: 1/22/2014

VMware vSphere Storage Appliance
VMware vSphere Storage Appliance (VSA) 5.1 FAQ (2040481)
Date Published: 1/22/2014
Manually deleting a VMware vSphere Storage Appliance 5.1.x cluster (2048063)
Date Published: 1/20/2014

New KB articles published for week ending 1/18/14

VMware ESX
4 concurrent vMotion Migrations per host when using VMware vSphere Distributed Switch or Cisco Nexus 1000v (2068664)
Date Published: 1/14/2014
Hardware faults on ESXi hosts (2069475)
Date Published: 1/17/2014

VMware ESXi
Starting an ESXi host that has custom defined resource pool with predefined memory reservation might result in failure after an upgrade (2066894)
Date Published: 1/17/2014
Network coredump in host profile breaks networking configuration (2068603)
Date Published: 1/14/2014
ESXi 5.0 host reports the error: Unable to parse MaxRam value (2033095)
Date Published: 1/17/2014
VMware ESXi 5.1, Patch ESXi510-201401202-UG: Updates ESXi 5.1 tools-light vib (2062302)
Date Published: 1/17/2014
VMware ESXi 5.1, Patch ESXi510-201401204-UG: Updates ESXi 5.1 net-e1000e vib (2062304)
Date Published: 1/17/2014
VMware ESXi 5.1, Patch ESXi510-201401205-UG: Updates ESXi 5.1 scsi-rste vib (2062305)
Date Published: 1/17/2014
VMware ESXi 5.1, Patch ESXi510-201401206-UG: Updates ESXi 5.1 scsi-mpt2sas vib (2062306)
Date Published: 1/17/2014
VMware ESXi 5.1, Patch ESXi510-201401101-SG: Updates ESXi 5.1 esx-base vib (2062307)
Date Published: 1/17/2014
VMware ESXi 5.1, Patch ESXi510-201401103-SG: Updates ESXi 5.1 esx-xlibs and esx-xserver vib (2062309)
Date Published: 1/17/2014
VMware ESXi 5.1 Patch Image Profile ESXi-5.1.0-20140102001-no-tools (2062311)
Date Published: 1/17/2014
VMware ESXi 5.1 Patch Image Profile ESXi-5.1.0-20140101001s-no-tools (2062313)
Date Published: 1/17/2014
Unmounting a datastore used for Host Cache on ESXi 5.5 fails with the error: Cannot unmount volume <datastore_name> because file system is busy (2069171)
Date Published: 1/14/2014
Unable to extend the partition using the guest Disk Utility after extending the disk of a virtual machine running Mac OS X (2069255)
Date Published: 1/14/2014
Deleting the VMDK disk fails with the error: This operation not allowed in the current state (2066983)
Date Published: 1/14/2014
ESXi Hostd crashes while attempting to map a NULL value from serial0.fileName (2069234)
Date Published: 1/14/2014
VMware ESXi 5.1, Patch ESXi510-201401207-UG: Updates ESX 5.1 sata-ata-piix vib (2065609)
Date Published: 1/17/2014
VMware ESXi 5.1, Patch ESXi510-201401208-UG: Updates ESX 5.1 sata-ahci vib (2065610)
Date Published: 1/17/2014
Cannot enable or test SNMP on an ESXi 5.1 host (2036910)
Date Published: 1/17/2014
VMware ESXi 5.1, Patch ESXi510-201401201-UG: Updates ESXi 5.1 esx-base vib (2062300)
Date Published: 1/17/2014
VMware ESXi 5.1, Patch ESXi510-201401203-UG: Updates ESXi 5.1 net-tg3 vib (2062303)
Date Published: 1/17/2014
VMware ESXi 5.1, Patch ESXi510-201401102-SG: Updates ESXi 5.1 tools-light vib (2062308)
Date Published: 1/17/2014
VMware ESXi 5.1 Patch Image Profile ESXi-5.1.0-20140102001-standard (2062310)
Date Published: 1/17/2014
VMware ESXi 5.1 Patch Image Profile ESXi-5.1.0-20140101001s-standard (2062312)
Date Published: 1/17/2014
VMware ESXi 5.1, Patch ESXi510-Update02: ESXi 5.1 Complete Update 2 (2062314)
Date Published: 1/17/2014
ESXi 5.0/5.1 host disconnects during vApp operation or randomly in a vCloud environment (2065197)
Date Published: 1/13/2014
Microsoft Windows 8.1 and Microsoft Windows Server 2012 R2 guest operating options are not available in vSphere 5.x (2067000)
Date Published: 1/15/2014
Quiesced snapshots fail on a Windows Server 2012 virtual machine with Microsoft Exchange 2013 (2068653)
Date Published: 1/13/2014

VMware Fusion
After upgrading from Mac OS X 10.8.4 to 10.8.5, VMware Fusion fails with the error: Unable to retrieve kernel symbols (2061791)
Date Published: 1/17/2014

VMware Horizon View
Microsoft Office requests reactivation each time it logs off the VMware Horizon View 5.2.x desktop (2057720)
Date Published: 1/13/2014
Compatibility Matrix for Horizon View Components During an Upgrade to Horizon View 5.3 (2069327)
Date Published: 1/15/2014

VMware IT Business Management Suite
Online help is not accessible in VMware IT Business Management v8.0.0 (2066988)
Date Published: 1/15/2014
Cannot move the textbox framelet freely on a dashboard in VMware IT Business Management Suite 8.x (2069482)
Date Published: 1/15/2014
Flat file adaptor saves Template Type incorrectly in VMware IT Business Management Suite v8.0.0 (2066992)
Date Published: 1/15/2014
Cannot drilldown to reports in VMware IT Business Management Suite 8.x even when the security option for dimension is disabled (2069483)
Date Published: 1/15/2014

VMware Service Manager
Network hyperlinks are converted to file:// or http:// links when added to fields in VMware Service Manager 9.x (2068735)
Date Published: 1/13/2014

VMware vCenter Configuration Manager
Patching Bulletins do not display and downloaded patching content does not parse correctly in VMware vCenter Configuration Manager (2053975)
Date Published: 1/16/2014

VMware vCenter Converter
Logging into P2V conversion of Red Hat Linux 5.7 fails with the error: Network driver cannot bind a name to the port (2005314)
Date Published: 1/16/2014

VMware vCenter Converter Standalone
Physical to Virtual (P2V) conversion using VMware vCenter Converter Standalone fails with the error: Unable to obtain hardware information for the selected machine (2059581)
Date Published: 1/15/2014
Converting a Linux Machine results in the error: Unable to obtain the IP address of the helper virtual machine (2066956)
Date Published: 1/13/2014

VMware vCenter Lab Manager
Cloning, consolidating, or ssmove migrations convert thin-provisioned disks to thick-provisioned (2004731)
Date Published: 1/16/2014

VMware vCenter Server
Backing up the VMware vCenter Inventory Service database fails with an Authentication Error (2068719)
Date Published: 1/14/2014
ESXi host with ATS disabled cannot access files on ATS-Only mounted VMFS volumes and vCenter Server displays incorrect datastore values (2067686)
Date Published: 1/13/2014
Connecting to vCenter server 5.0 Update 3 from Citrix ZenDesktop Studio fails with the error: Desktop Studio has detected an unexpected error (2069149)
Date Published: 1/13/2014
Installing vCenter Single Sign-On fails with the error: The TCP/IP connection to the host 192.168.1.104, port 1433 has failed (2040068)
Date Published: 1/17/2014

VMware vCenter Site Recovery Manager
VMware vCenter Site Recovery Manager service takes a long time to start (2068329)
Date Published: 1/14/2014

VMware vCenter Update Manager
VMware Update Manager upgrade installation fails with the error: 25127 setup failed to upgrade the VMware vCenter update manager database (2030970)
Date Published: 1/14/2014

VMware vCloud Application Director
Security Guidelines for VMware vCloud Application Director 6.0 (2069352)
Date Published: 1/14/2014

VMware vCloud Automation Center
When configuring endpoints, you only see VMware vCloud Director and VMware vCenter Server options (2068707)
Date Published: 1/13/2014

VMware vCloud Automation Center for Server
VMware vCloud Automation Center tasks fail to time out causing inactive vCAC agent service (2069267)
Date Published: 1/15/2014
Machine name custom property appears duplicated on a request form in VCAC 6 (2069347)
Date Published: 1/14/2014

VMware vCloud Director
vCloud Director 5.5 catalogs show status: UNKNOWN (2066989)
Date Published: 1/14/2014

VMware VirtualCenter
Cannot update to vCenter Server 2.5 Update 6c from a previous localized version of vCenter Server 2.5 Update 6 (2068967)
Date Published: 1/14/2014

VMware vSphere Big Data Extensions
Invalid random password displayed for cluster nodes with custom password (2065595)
Date Published: 1/17/2014
Clusters created in the vSphere Web Client with custom number of CPUs or amount of RAM have default values (2068861)
Date Published: 1/17/2014

VMware vSphere Big Data Extensions
Big Data Extensions vApp upgrade fails (2068859)
Date Published: 1/17/2014

VMware vSphere Storage Appliance
VSA Profile does not allow you to run the product on this system (2057935)
Date Published: 1/19/2014

VMware vSphere Web Services SDK
Unable to edit endpoints.conf using VI editor in VMware vSphere WebService SDK (2069670)
Date Published: 1/17/2014

VMware vSphere Web Services SDK
FibreChannel HBA speed measured in Gb in VMware vSphere Web Service SDK (2069354)
Date Published: 1/15/2014

New KB articles published for week ending 1/11/14

Socialcast On Premise
Accessing Socialcast On Premise v1/v2 through the Socialcast Mobile App fails with error: Validation Failed (2062282)
Date Published: 1/6/2014

VMware ESX
DNS name does not display as FQDN on the Summary tab of a virtual machine (2068759)
Date Published: 1/10/2014

VMware ESXi
Powering on a virtual machine fails with the error: File “/vmfs/volumes/vmname.vmx” line 1: Syntax error (2056082)
Date Published: 1/10/2014
High virtual disks latency and low virtual disk performance when all virtual machines reside on the same NFS datastore (2068313)
Date Published: 1/10/2014
Unable to disable USB controller for passthrough after it is enabled (2068645)
Date Published: 1/7/2014
ESXi 5.1 Express Patch 2 fails with the PSOD message: #PF Exception 14 in SCSIPathTimeoutHandlerFn (2064088)
Date Published: 1/7/2014
vMotion fails at 14% with the error : Timed out waiting for migration start request (2068817)
Date Published: 1/9/2014

VMware Horizon Mirage
VMware Horizon Mirage Server 3.x/4.x service fails to start and displays the error: Failed to load certificate (2044215)
Date Published: 1/9/2014

VMware Service Manager
Service Level Agreements escalating or breaching earlier than expected when requesting services in VMware Service Manager 9.x (2065085)
Date Published: 1/8/2014
A call/request is not generated as configured in the expiry settings of the contract in VMware Service Manager 9.x (2068784)
Date Published: 1/6/2014
Cannot successfully paste clipboard images in VMware Service Manager 9.x (2068860)
Date Published: 1/7/2014
Deployment Lease Expiry date is not imported into VMware Service Manager from vCloud Director Connector (2068818)
Date Published: 1/10/2014

VMware ThinApp
Packaging guide for .NET (2069188)
Date Published: 1/10/2014

VMware vCenter Chargeback Manager
VMware vCenter Chargeback Manager 2.5/5.x generates multiple script errors (2044174)
Date Published: 1/6/2014

VMware vCenter Operations Manager (vApp)
Time or Capacity Remaining badge values are 0 based on Disk Space or Disk I/O in VMware vCenter Operations Manager 5.x (2053571)
Date Published: 1/6/2014
Security related changes affect “admin” user password following upgrade to vCenter Operations Manager 5.8 (2066219)
Date Published: 1/6/2014
ESXi/ESX hosts no longer present in the VMware vCenter Operations Manager inventory (2068303)
Date Published: 1/9/2014

VMware vCenter Orchestrator
Accessing the URL referenced in the VMware vCenter Orchestrator 5.5..x appliance console page fails with a 500 error (2069194)
Date Published: 1/10/2014

VMware vCloud Automation Center
Multi-machine provisioning fails in VMware vCloud Automation Center 5.2 (2068785)
Date Published: 1/6/2014

VMware vFabric Hyperic Agent
VMware Hyperic vSphere plugin transition to VMware Solution Exchange (2063592)
Date Published: 1/9/2014

VMware vFabric Hyperic Server
Intermittent failure to detect .NET Provider for SQL Server in VMware vFabric Hyperic Server (2056958)
Date Published: 1/9/2014
VMware vFabric Hyperic resources display incorrect Availability metric (2058303)
Date Published: 1/9/2014
VMware vFabric Hyperic vApp Appliance Version does not match the Hyperic Server Version (2061866)
Date Published: 1/9/2014
Configuring VMware vFabric Hyperic Server to log escalations to syslog-ng (2062613)
Date Published: 1/9/2014
VMware vFabric Hyperic agent cannot send Auto-Inventory Queue (AIQ) data to vFabric Hyperic server (2064966)
Date Published: 1/9/2014

VMware Virtual Disk Development
Error code may not be set correctly before exiting a VMware Virtual Disk Development application (2066935)
Date Published: 1/9/2014

New KB articles published for week ending 1/4/14

Socialcast On Premise
Email sent to Socialcast is classified as Bulk or Auto-Generated and is discarded (2065162)
Date Published: 1/3/2014

VMware ESX
Starting virtual machine from command line on vmdk file/files fails with error: Bad address (2019003)
Date Published: 1/2/2014

VMware ESXi
Enabling the pre-login SSH banner in ESXi 5.x (2068379)
Date Published: 1/3/2014

VMware Service Manager
Individual officers in VMware Service Manager do not receive an email when a call, request, or task is forwarded to the group to which they belong (2068478)
Date Published: 1/1/2014
Officers in VMware Service Manager cannot action calls forwarded to their group when the call is in a different partition (2067682)
Date Published: 1/3/2014

VMware vCenter Orchestrator API
Best practices for using the vCloud Orchestrator configuration element (2068519)
Date Published: 12/31/2013

VMware vCenter Server
Logging into the vSphere Web Client as a user that is a member of an unreachable domain fails with the error: Client is not authenticated to VMware Inventory Service (2068530)
Date Published: 1/1/2014

VMware vCenter Server Heartbeat
Removing protected services from VMware vCenter Server Heartbeat 6.4/6.5/6.6 (2040525)
Date Published: 1/2/2014

VMware vCloud API
Cannot delete a vApp after invoking the vCloud powerOff API (2068521)
Date Published: 12/31/2013

VMware vCloud Automation Center
VMware vCloud Automation Center Designer fails to open with the error: CloudUtil.exe has stopped working (2068346)
Date Published: 1/2/2014
Provisioning a machine in VMware vCloud Automation Center fails with the error: Error has been caught, see event logs located on the vCAC server for detail (2068624)
Date Published: 1/2/2014

VMware Virtual Disk Development
Backing up disks of size 2 TB or larger fail silently and report success when using HotAdd transport (2068424)
Date Published: 1/1/2014

VMware vSphere PowerCLI
VMware vSphere Power CLI Get-ProviderVDC cmdlet displays null result for the storage properties of vCloud Director 5.1 (2068522)
Date Published: 12/30/2013

VMware vSphere Web Client
VMware vSphere Web Client prompts to update VMware Tools even when the latest version is installed (2067642)
Date Published: 1/3/2014

VMware vSphere Web Services SDK
Retrieving the ClusterPowerOnVmResult object using vSphere APIs (2068520)
Date Published: 12/31/2013