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

Virtual Disk Development Kit
Hotadding multiple target VMDKs with identical names fails even though they are located on different datastores in Virtual Disk Development Kit 5.5 (2134310)
Date Published: 10/9/2015

VMware ESXi
VMware ESXi 6.0, Patch Release ESXi600-201510001 (2132152)
Date Published: 10/6/2015
VMware ESXi 6.0, Patch ESXi-6.0.0-20151004001-standard (2132154)
Date Published: 10/6/2015
VMware ESXi 6.0, Patch ESXi-6.0.0-20151004001-no-tools (2132156)
Date Published: 10/6/2015
VMware ESXi 5.5, Patch Release ESXi550-201510001 (2133824)
Date Published: 10/6/2015
VMware ESXi 5.5, Patch ESXi-5.5.0-20151004001-standard (2133826)
Date Published: 10/6/2015
Kaspersky Security for Virtualization 3.0 Agentless Service Pack 1 (2134021)
Date Published: 10/6/2015
VMware ESXi 5.5, Patch ESXi550-201510401-BG: Updates esx-base (2133825)
Date Published: 10/6/2015
VMware ESXi 5.5, Patch ESXi-5.5.0-20151004001-no-tools (2133827)
Date Published: 10/6/2015
VMware ESXi 6.0, Patch ESXi600-201510401-BG: Updates esx-base (2132153)
Date Published: 10/6/2015
VSAN Providers status show as disconnected in vSphere Web Client (2126810)
Date Published: 10/8/2015

VMware Horizon Mirage
Unable to move VMware Mirage Centralised Virtual Desktop(CVD) between volumes (2133719)
Date Published: 10/11/2015

VMware NSX for vSphere
VMware ESXi 5.x and 6.x experiences a purple diagnostic screen when using IP discovery in VMware NSX for vSphere 6.2.0 (2134329)
Date Published: 10/9/2015

VMware vCenter Server
Purging data from the VMware vCenter Server 5.5 Inventory Service’s Individual Data Providers (2133427)
Date Published: 10/7/2015
Updating vCenter Server 5.5 to Update 3 fails with the error: Warning 32014. A utility for phone home data collector couldn’t be executed successful (2134141)
Date Published: 10/7/2015
Installing vCenter Server 6.0 using a Microsoft SQL database fails with error: Cannot resolve collation conflict for equal to operation (2133363)
Date Published: 10/5/2015

VMware vCenter Server Appliance
After upgrading the Platform Services Controller Appliance 6.0 to Update 1 you are unable to access the HTTPS splash page (2134058)
Date Published: 10/6/2015

VMware View
Connecting to VMware View desktops results in a black screen (2133182)
Date Published: 10/11/2015

VMware vRealize Automation
Recovering from deployment or upgrade to VMware vRealize Automation 6.2.3 (build 3025163) (2133793)
Date Published: 10/6/2015

VMware vRealize Hyperic
Problems monitoring Windows machine with VMware vRealize Hyperic (2133011)
Date Published: 10/6/2015

VMware vRealize Operations Manager
Accessing some Views in VMware vRealize Operations Manager results in an Internal server error message being displayed (2132786)
Date Published: 10/6/2015
Sporadic Incorrect Impact Calculations for What-if Scenarios (2133296)
Date Published: 10/9/2015
Additional configuration settings for the Endpoint Operations vCenter Self-Monitoring Solution (2133716)
Date Published: 10/7/2015

VMware vRealize Operations Manager
VMware vRealize Operations Manager nodes become unresponsive during snapshot operations where the guest file system is quiesced (2132814)
Date Published: 10/6/2015

VMware vShield
Threat protection for virtualized workloads on VMware NSX for vSphere 6.x and vShield/vCloud Networking and Security 5.x with Symantec Data Center Security (2134331)
Date Published: 10/9/2015

VMware vSphere PowerCLI
Deploying VMware vRealize Operations vApp using PowerCLI fails (2133941)
Date Published: 10/8/2015

VMware vSphere Web Client
Installing the VMware Client Integration Plug-in 6.0 Update 1 hangs on Installing certificates and starting service (2133846)
Date Published: 10/5/2015

New KB articles published for week ending 10/3/15

VMware ESXi
VMware ESXi 5.0, Patch Release ESXi500-201510001 (2113684)
Date Published: 10/1/2015
VMware ESXi 5.1, Patch Release ESXi510-201510401 (2114860)
Date Published: 10/1/2015
VMware ESXi 5.1, Patch ESXi-5.1.0-20151004001-no-tools (2114871)
Date Published: 10/1/2015
VMware ESXi 5.1, Patch ESXi-5.1.0-20151001001s-no-tools (2114884)
Date Published: 10/1/2015
VMware ESXi 5.1, Patch ESXi510-201510402-BG: Updates tools-light (2115772)
Date Published: 10/1/2015
VMware ESXi 5.0, Patch ESXi500-201510402-BG Updates tools-light (2117694)
Date Published: 10/1/2015
VMware ESXi-5.0, Patch ESXi-5.0.0-20151004001-no-tools (2117784)
Date Published: 10/1/2015
VMware ESXi-5.0, Patch ESXi-5.0.0-20151001001s-no-tools (2117788)
Date Published: 10/1/2015
VMware ESXi 5.0, Patch ESXi500-201510102-SG: Updates no-tools (2120210)
Date Published: 10/1/2015
VMware ESXi 5.1, Patch ESXi510-201510102-SG: Updates tools-light (2126488)
Date Published: 10/1/2015
Creating a virtual machine in VMware vSphere ESXi 6.0 fails with the error: Invalid operation for device ‘4’. (2127554)
Date Published: 10/4/2015
Snapshot consolidation causes virtual machines running on VMware ESXi 5.5 Update 3 hosts to fail with the error: Unexpected signal: 11 (2133118)
Date Published: 10/1/2015
VMware ESXi 5.0, Patch ESXi500-201510401-BG: Updates esx-base (2113892)
Date Published: 10/1/2015
VMware ESXi-5.0, Patch ESXi-ESXi-5.0.0-20151004001-standard (2117781)
Date Published: 10/1/2015
VMware ESXi-5.0, Patch ESXi-5.0.0-20150701001s-standard (2117787)
Date Published: 10/1/2015
VMware ESXi 5.0, Patch ESXi500-201510101-SG: Updates esx-base (2120209)
Date Published: 10/1/2015
Applying a patch to VMware vSphere ESXi host results in a host panic after a host reboot (2127067)
Date Published: 9/28/2015
HPILO Purple Diagnostic Screen (2133422)
Date Published: 9/30/2015
VMware ESXi 5.1, Patch ESXi510-201510401-BG: Updates esx-base (2114862)
Date Published: 10/1/2015
VMware ESXi 5.1, Patch ESXi-5.1.0-20151004001-standard (2114869)
Date Published: 10/1/2015
VMware ESXi 5.1, Patch ESXi510-201510101-SG: Updates esx-base (2114875)
Date Published: 10/1/2015
VMware ESXi 5.1, Patch ESXi-5.1.0-20151001001s-standard (2114878)
Date Published: 10/1/2015
Storage vMotion of a virtual machine with CBT enabled from an ESXi 5.5 host to an ESXi 6.0 host fails (2133238)
Date Published: 10/1/2015
A task initiated from vSphere client fails with the error: Sysinfo set operation <VSI node> failed with error status <status string> (2132173)
Date Published: 9/30/2015
VM connected on vDS after configuring traffic filtering rule (2130801)
Date Published: 9/29/2015
ESXi 5.5 Update 2 or later or 6.0 cannot install on a Apple MacPro 6.1 due to no disks available (2132793)
Date Published: 9/28/2015
Issuing a SCSI Command “0x85” from a VMware vSphere 6.0 host results in a PDL error (2133286)
Date Published: 9/28/2015

VMware EVO:RAIL
Adding a VMware EVO:RAIL Node or Appliance fails with the error: Unable to log into vCenter Server with this password. (2128724)
Date Published: 10/4/2015

VMware Fusion Pro
Configuring Virtual Machine to Preserve Custom Display Resolution (2130288)
Date Published: 10/1/2015

VMware Horizon View Client
Horizon 6 – Requirements to support 4K display resolutions (2132812)
Date Published: 10/2/2015

VMware Identity Manager
VMware Identity Manager & Workspace Portal EOA – GSS FAQ (2133577)
Date Published: 9/30/2015

VMware Integrated OpenStack
Troubleshooting Ceilometer in VMware Integrated Openstack (2132820)
Date Published: 10/1/2015

VMware IT Business Manager Standard
Enable debug logging in ITBM Standard/VMware vRealize Business Standard (2133806)
Date Published: 10/2/2015

VMware NSX for vSphere
Support for McAfee MOVE AntiVirus (Agentless) 3.6.1 with VMware NSX for vSphere 6.1.2 (2133428)
Date Published: 9/30/2015
Trend Micro Deep Security for VMware NSX and vShield 5.1 / 5.5 Support Matrix (2133431)
Date Published: 9/30/2015
Changing NSX distributed firewall rules in Service Composer fails with the error: Publishing of ruleset failed (2126678)
Date Published: 9/30/2015
Check Point Security Gateway vSEC for VMware ESXi 5.5 / 6.0 with NSX for vSphere 6.1.x (2133429)
Date Published: 9/30/2015

VMware vCenter Server
Virtual machine migration using vMotion fails with the error: The destination distributed switch has a different version or vendor than the source distributed switch (2126851)
Date Published: 9/28/2015
Upgrading to VMware vCenter to 6.0 fails with the error: Error attempting Backup PBM Please check Insvc upgrade logs for details (2127574)
Date Published: 10/4/2015
After migrating the vCenter Server 6.0 from an Embedded Platform Services Controller to External Platform Services Controller, certificate regeneration fails with the error code: 382312514 (2133028)
Date Published: 9/29/2015
VMware vCenter Server 6.0 alert reports: vmware-vpostgres status changed from green to gray (2133227)
Date Published: 9/29/2015
The Inventory Health Alarm is triggered and “Disk space usage exceeded threshold” is reported in VMware vCenter 6.0 (2126944)
Date Published: 9/28/2015
Enabling fault tolerance on a virtual machine with more that 1 vCPU using the vSphere Client fails in vCenter Server 6.0 (2130553)
Date Published: 9/30/2015
Installing vCenter Server 6.0 Update 1 fails with the error: Install-parameter rhttpproxy.ext.port1 not set (2132980)
Date Published: 9/29/2015

VMware vCenter Server Appliance
The VMware vCenter Server Appliance 6.0 SNMP agent fails to respond to client requests (2126800)
Date Published: 9/28/2015
The vmware-vpxd service fails to start on the VMware vCenter Server Appliance with the vpxd.log error: FileIO error: No space left (2129858)
Date Published: 9/30/2015
How to disable live core collection in the vc-support.sh script on the vCenter Server Appliance 5.5 (2130884)
Date Published: 9/30/2015
The VMware vSphere Web Client Displays the error: Pool is shut down (2126795)
Date Published: 9/28/2015

VMware vCenter Site Recovery Manager
Can I use multiple IP addresses mapping to a single NIC with vCenter VMware Site Recovery Manager’s IP customization? (2129186)
Date Published: 9/30/2015

VMware vCenter Update Manager
Disabling weak ciphers in vCenter Update Manager (2133381)
Date Published: 10/1/2015

VMware vCloud Air Object Storage
Authentication Error when creating a signed URL from vCloud Air Object Storage powered by Google (2132992)
Date Published: 9/30/2015

VMware vCloud Air Virtual Private Cloud OnDemand
How to cancel vCloud Air On Demand Service (2132819)
Date Published: 9/28/2015

VMware vCloud Automation Center
Reconfiguring a VMware vRealize Automation managed virtual machine fails with the error: [Error code: 42000 ] – [Error Msg: Infrastructure service provider error] (2133566)
Date Published: 9/30/2015

VMware View
TaskBar Icons do not display correctly when using Persona management in VMware View (2130934)
Date Published: 9/28/2015

VMware vRealize Automation
Reprovisioning fails after the upgrade or installation of VMware vRealize Automation 6.2.3 (2131869)
Date Published: 9/28/2015
VMware vRealize Automation intermittently reports the IAAS error: The timeout period elapsed while attempting to consume the pre-login handshake acknowledgement (2133398)
Date Published: 9/30/2015
After upgrading to VMware vRealize Automation 6.2.2 you are unable to add calendar of events to the home page (2132361)
Date Published: 9/29/2015
Items tab in VMware vRealize Automation is inaccessible after updating FireFox to version 41.0 (2133099)
Date Published: 10/1/2015
When a lease expires in VMware vRealize Automation 6.2.x it takes an hour for the machine to enter an expired state (2133279)
Date Published: 9/30/2015

VMware vRealize Operations Manager
Upgrading VMware vRealize Operations Manager 6.1 fails on one or more nodes with the error: PAK install failed (2133563)
Date Published: 9/29/2015
After upgrading from VMware vRealize Operations Manager 6.0.x to VMware vRealize Operations Manager 6.1 login redirects to the Wizard Configuration page (2132452)
Date Published: 9/29/2015
The Oversized virtual machine report in VMware vRealize Operations Manager it recommends using no vCPUs (2133583)
Date Published: 9/30/2015
Login to VMware vRealize Operations Manager 6.1 using Local Users Authentication Source fails with the error: Incorrect user name or password (2132293)
Date Published: 9/29/2015

VMware vSphere CLI
vSphere CLI for vSphere 6.0 commands fail with the error: “C:\Program Files (x86)\VMware\VMware vSphere CLI\bin” is not recognized as an internal or external command, operable program or batch file. (2131487)
Date Published: 9/28/2015

VMware vSphere Data Protection
vSphere Data Protection SQL plugin is unable to browse all databases. (2131708)
Date Published: 9/30/2015
VDP appliance fails to re-balance after adding disk space using the expand storage wizard (2132781)
Date Published: 9/29/2015
vSphere Data Protection Exchange 2010/2013 Database Availability Group cluster failed to uninstall with error ‘Unknown configuration result’ (2133040)
Date Published: 9/30/2015
Deploying a 2TB vSphere Data Protection (VDP) appliance shows a default Minimum Memory configuration of 6GB (2132415)
Date Published: 9/28/2015

VMware vSphere Replication
Unable to configure or register vSphere Replication (VR) to vCenter Server due to SSL certificate and Lookupservice error (2132347)
Date Published: 9/30/2015

VMware vSphere Replication
Install telnet on VR 6.1 appliance (2133294)
Date Published: 9/30/2015

VMware vSphere Update Manager
Troubleshooting the VMware vSphere Update Manager 5.x and VMware vCenter Update Manager 6.0 (2132611)
Date Published: 9/28/2015

New KB articles published for week ending 9/26/15

My VMware
Upgrading the subscription service in MyVMware (2124967)
Date Published: 9/21/2015

VMware App Volumes
Pruning the VMware App Volumes SQL database (2132454)
Date Published: 9/21/2015

VMware ESXi
Multiple RDM pointer files after storage migration (2131011)
Date Published: 9/23/2015
NFS connectivity issues on NexentaStor NFS filers on ESXi 5.x/6.0 (2133025)
Date Published: 9/24/2015
Windows Server 2016 guest operating system option is not available during virtual machine creation (2132789)
Date Published: 9/25/2015

VMware Horizon
Linked Clone pool creation and recompositon fails with VMware Horizon View 6.1.x and older releases (2133018)
Date Published: 9/24/2015
Horizon Client 3.5 for Windows exits unexpectedly when connecting to a Horizon 6.2 pool using a nondefault port (2132797)
Date Published: 9/22/2015

VMware Horizon View
Troubleshooting provisioning errors and View Composer operation issues on VMware View (2131525)
Date Published: 9/22/2015

VMware Integrated OpenStack
Collecting diagnostic information for VMware Integrated OpenStack (2125261)
Date Published: 9/24/2015
VMware Integrated OpenStack 2.0.x plug-in is not displayed in the vSphere Web Client (2132824)
Date Published: 9/25/2015
Configuring and troubleshooting Load Balancing as a Service in VMware Integrated Openstack (2132825)
Date Published: 9/25/2015

VMware NSX for vSphere
Location of VMware NSX for vSphere 6.1.x and later Firewall Rule logs (2128082)
Date Published: 9/24/2015
Firewall rules fails to publish after restoring saved configuration in VMware NSX for vSphere 6.1.x (2129328)
Date Published: 9/25/2015

VMware vCenter Operations Manager (vApp)
Reports in VMware vCenter Operations Manager are being generated outside of a defined schedule (2130760)
Date Published: 9/22/2015

VMware vCenter Orchestrator
DNS settings are not correctly injected using the default VMware vRealize Orchestrator workflow: Clone, Linux with Single NIC (2132591)
Date Published: 9/21/2015

VMware vCenter Server
Implications of select an embedded topology when upgrading vCenter Server 5.0 to 6.0 (2132610)
Date Published: 9/22/2015

VMware vCenter Server Appliance
After deploying or upgrading the vCenter Server Appliance or Platform Service Controller Appliance to 6.0 Update 1 the VAMI service does not start (2132965)
Date Published: 9/24/2015

VMware vCloud Air
Troubleshooting steps for VMware vCloud Air Disaster Recovery to the Cloud service (2129384)
Date Published: 9/22/2015
vCloud Air OVF upload fails in Internet Explorer with a Client Integration Plugin error (2130598)
Date Published: 9/22/2015

VMware vCloud Air Disaster Recovery
Increasing the disk size of a virtual machine that is actively being replicated to a vCloud Air Disaster Recovery Cloud (2131060)
Date Published: 9/25/2015

VMware vCloud Air Virtual Private Cloud
Fixing latency issues with Web and App servers in VMware vCloud Air (2130597)
Date Published: 9/22/2015
Unable to mount an ISO to a virtual machine in vCloud Air (2131352)
Date Published: 9/25/2015

VMware vCloud Air Virtual Private Cloud OnDemand
Logging into vCloud Air On Demand using the command line interface on Microsoft Windows (2130654)
Date Published: 9/22/2015

VMware vCloud Automation Center for Server
In VMware vCloud Automation 6.x All groups I manage fails to display or refresh with results (2131535)
Date Published: 9/25/2015

VMware vCloud Government Service provided by Carpathia Dedicated Cloud
Activating Windows templates in vCloud Government Services (vCGS) (2131583)
Date Published: 9/25/2015

VMware View
Windows update KM2992611 breaks USB redirection if you are using View Agent 5.3.3 or earlier (2131622)
Date Published: 9/22/2015

VMware Virtual SAN
VMware Virtual SAN 6.1 Disk Groups show as Unmounted in the vSphere Web Client (2132079)
Date Published: 9/21/2015

VMware vRealize Automation
Business groups cannot be seen after upgrading to or installing VMware vRealize Automation 6.2.3 (2131870)
Date Published: 9/25/2015

VMware vRealize Automation Desktop
When logged in to VMware vRealize Automation as administrator@vsphere.local you do not see administrator users listed on the Tenants administrators page (2132975)
Date Published: 9/24/2015

VMware vRealize Operations Manager
When logging in to the Standard UI of VMware vRealize Operations Manager 6.0.x you see the Java error: Comparison method violates its general contract (2130138)
Date Published: 9/22/2015
Unable to change role names in VMware vRealize Operations Manager 6.x (2132470)
Date Published: 9/21/2015
Upgrading VMware vRealize Operations Manager to version 6.1 stalls at Installation in Progress (2132478)
Date Published: 9/21/2015
VMware vRealize Operations Manager for Horizon dashboards show No Data or only have a vSphere vCenter Server structure populated with no Horizon View Data (2129700)
Date Published: 9/22/2015
Upgrading VMware vRealize Operations Manager 6.0 to 6.1 fails due to mutations exceeding 32MB (2132479)
Date Published: 9/22/2015

VMware vRealize Orchestrator
Mozilla Firefox 39 or later and Google Chrome 45 or later do not support SSLv3 for network communication and cannot connect Orchestrator Web interfaces (2132999)
Date Published: 9/25/2015

VMware vSphere Data Protection
When creating or performing backup jobs VMware vSphere Data Protection 5.x and 6.0 becomes unresponsive (2131773)
Date Published: 9/22/2015

New KB articles published for week ending 9/19/15

VMware App Volumes
Setting up drive letter mapping for Writable Volumes for Chrome Extensions on VMware App Volumes (2128266)
Date Published: 9/14/2015

VMware ESXi
VMware ESXi 5.5, Patch ESXi550-Update03: ESXi 5.5 Complete Update 3 (2110231)
Date Published: 9/16/2015
VMware ESXi 5.5, Patch ESXi550-201509201-UG: Updates esx-base (2110232)
Date Published: 9/16/2015
VMware ESXi 5.5, Patch ESXi550-201509202-UG: Updates tools-light (2110233)
Date Published: 9/16/2015
VMware ESXi 5.5, Patch ESXi550-201509205-UG: Updates scsi-mpt2sas (2110236)
Date Published: 9/16/2015
VMware ESXi 5.5, Patch ESXi550-201509208-UG: Updates scsi-qla2xxx (2110239)
Date Published: 9/16/2015
VMware ESXi 5.5, Patch ESXi-5.5.0-20150902001-no-tools (2110246)
Date Published: 9/16/2015
VMware ESXi 5.5, Patch ESXi550-201509212-UG: Updates elxnet (2116259)
Date Published: 9/16/2015
Unable to connect a USB device to a virtual machine (2118442)
Date Published: 9/16/2015
Remote Procedure Call should be sent before uninstalling VMware Tools (2125995)
Date Published: 9/14/2015
While installing VMware Tools with open-vm-tools installed, replace mount.vmhgfs and install the driver or none. (2126368)
Date Published: 9/15/2015
VMware ESXi 5.5, Patch ESXi550-201509203-UG: Updates misc-drivers (2110234)
Date Published: 9/16/2015
VMware ESXi 5.5, Patch ESXi550-201509204-UG: Updates scsi-megaraid-sas (2110235)
Date Published: 9/16/2015
VMware ESXi 5.5, Patch ESXi550-201509206-UG: Updates scsi-mptsas (2110237)
Date Published: 9/16/2015
VMware ESXi 5.5, Patch ESXi550-201509207-UG: Updates scsi-mptspi (2110238)
Date Published: 9/16/2015
VMware ESXi 5.5, Patch ESXi550-201509209-UG: Updates lsi-mr3 (2110240)
Date Published: 9/16/2015
VMware ESXi 5.5, Patch ESXi550-201509210-UG: Updates net-e1000e (2110241)
Date Published: 9/16/2015
VMware ESXi 5.5, Patch ESXi550-201509211-UG: Updates sata-ahci (2110242)
Date Published: 9/16/2015
VMware ESXi 5.5, Patch ESXi-5.5.0-20150902001-standard (2110245)
Date Published: 9/16/2015
VMware ESXi 5.5, Patch ESXi550-201509101-SG: Updates esx-base (2110247)
Date Published: 9/16/2015
VMware ESXi 5.5, Patch ESXi-5.5.0-20150901001s-standard (2110248)
Date Published: 9/16/2015
VMware ESXi 5.5, Patch ESXi-5.5.0-20150901001s-no-tools (2110249)
Date Published: 9/16/2015
VMware ESXi 5.5, Patch ESXi550-201509213-UG: Updates xhci-xhci (2116269)
Date Published: 9/16/2015
VMware ESXi 5.5, Patch ESXi550-201509102-SG: Updates tools-light (2116271)
Date Published: 9/16/2015
Virtual Volumes e VMware Certificate Authority (VMCA) (2132430)
Date Published: 9/18/2015
Joining an ESXi 6.0 host to Active Directory fails with error: 40286 (symbol: LW_ERROR_LDAP_SERVER_DOWN) (2130395)
Date Published: 9/18/2015

VMware Horizon
Licensing VMware Horizon 6 View Standard, Advanced, and Enterprise editions (2131821)
Date Published: 9/15/2015
Some files are downloaded to Windows 10 desktops when View Persona Management preload and background download policies are not set (2131183)
Date Published: 9/14/2015

VMware Horizon Flex
Create a Static MAC Address for a Horizon FLEX 1.6 Virtual Machine Network Adapter (2130612)
Date Published: 9/15/2015

VMware NSX for vSphere
Trending issues and important information regarding VMware NSX for vSphere 6.2.x (2131154)
Date Published: 9/16/2015
Before Upgrading VMware vCloud Networking and Security 5.x to VMware NSX for vSphere 6.1.x (2132355)
Date Published: 9/17/2015
Important information before upgrading to VMware NSX for vSphere 6.2 (2129224)
Date Published: 9/16/2015

VMware ThinApp
Support Policy for Google Chrome virtualized with VMware ThinApp (2132335)
Date Published: 9/17/2015

VMware vCenter Operations Manager (vApp)
Login to the VMware vCenter Operations Manager vSphere or Custom UIs fails after successfully changing the admin password (2129059)
Date Published: 9/16/2015

VMware vCenter Orchestrator
Operation Timeout Error in VMware vRealize Orchestrator (2127518)
Date Published: 9/14/2015

VMware vCenter Server
Enabling Certificate Validation on LDAPS Identity Sources with vSphere 6.0 Update 1 and vSphere 5.5 Update 3 (2130915)
Date Published: 9/16/2015
Log information for files accessed from User Interface (2117341)
Date Published: 9/16/2015
Logging into the vSphere Web Client 5.5 fails with the error: The vSphere web client cannot connect to the vCenter Single Sign On server (2130821)
Date Published: 9/18/2015
VMware-VIMPatch-5.5.0-3000346-20150901 (2107307)
Date Published: 9/16/2015

VMware vCloud Air
In VMware vCloud Connector Server for vCloud Air OnDemand the Deploy Stretch Settings option is greyed out for the nodes (2127633)
Date Published: 9/15/2015

VMware View
Licensing VMware vSphere Desktop 5.5 and 6.0 (2132201)
Date Published: 9/18/2015
Provisioning a pool on VMware View generates error: Resource Cluster ‘vcenter/host/clustername/Resources’ not found for pool (2127993)
Date Published: 9/14/2015

VMware Virtual SAN
Network port diagram for vSphere 6.x (2131180)
Date Published: 9/15/2015

VMware vRealize Automation
Scheduled Endpoint Data Collection fails after an upgrade or installation of VMware vRealize Automation 6.2.3 (2131866)
Date Published: 9/15/2015
In VMware VMware vRealize Automation the Advanced Service Designer drop downs lists do not display the full list of items (2128233)
Date Published: 9/15/2015
Updating the LDAP connection string in the vRealize Automation Identity Store fails after a domain controller failure (2129325)
Date Published: 9/16/2015
In VMware vRealize Automation virtual machine provisioning fails with a storage placement error (2130071)
Date Published: 9/18/2015
VMware vCloud Networking and Security inventory data collection fails when using an external VMware vRealize Orchestrator endpoint in VMware vRealize Automation 6.2.x (2130085)
Date Published: 9/18/2015

VMware vRealize Configuration Manager
Issues with virtual environment compliance and filters in VMware vRealize Configuration Manager (2129199)
Date Published: 9/16/2015

VMware vRealize Operations Manager
Individual user accounts cannot be imported via an SSO authentication source in VMware vRealize Operations Manager 6.1 (2130754)
Date Published: 9/14/2015
Accessing the Product UI with a node’s IP or FQDN redirects to the admin UI in VMware vRealize Operations Manager 6.x (2131632)
Date Published: 9/14/2015
Expanding a VMware vRealize Operations Manager Cluster fails and the new node returns to the Configuration Wizard (2128729)
Date Published: 9/15/2015
Define Monitoring Goals post setup in VMware vRealize Operations Manager 6.x (2131644)
Date Published: 9/17/2015
Log in to the Admin or Product UI of VMware vRealize Operations Manager 6.x as admin fails with the error: Incorrect User name/Password (2131633)
Date Published: 9/17/2015

New KB articles published for week ending 9/12/15

VMware ESXi
Troubleshooting issues resulting from locked virtual disks (2107795)
Date Published: 9/8/2015
VMware ESXi 6.0, Patch ESXi-6.0.0-update01: ESXi 6.0 Complete Update 1 (2124715)
Date Published: 9/10/2015
VMware ESXi 6.0, Patch ESXi600-201509201-UG: Updates esx-base (2124716)
Date Published: 9/10/2015
VMware ESXi 6.0, Patch ESXi600-201509207-UG: Updates lsi-msgpt3 (2124722)
Date Published: 9/10/2015
VMware ESXi 6.0, Patch ESXi-6.0.0-20150902001-standard (2124725)
Date Published: 9/10/2015
VMware ESXi 6.0, Patch ESXi600-201509210-UG: Updates nvme (2125791)
Date Published: 9/10/2015
Upgrading from vSphere 5.x to vSphere 6.0 Best Practices (2130664)
Date Published: 9/10/2015
VMware ESXi 6.0, Patch ESXi600-201509202-UG: Updates tools-light (2124717)
Date Published: 9/10/2015
VMware ESXi 6.0, Patch ESXi600-201509203-UG: Updates elsu-lsi-mpt2sas-plugin (2124718)
Date Published: 9/10/2015
VMware ESXi 6.0, Patch ESXi600-201509204-UG: Updates misc-drivers (2124719)
Date Published: 9/10/2015
VMware ESXi 6.0, Patch ESXi600-201509205-UG: Updates xhci-xhci (2124720)
Date Published: 9/10/2015
VMware ESXi 6.0, Patch ESXi600-201509206-UG: Updates sata-ahci (2124721)
Date Published: 9/10/2015
VMware ESXi 6.0, Patch ESXi600-201509208-UG: Updates lsi-mr3 (2124723)
Date Published: 9/10/2015
VMware ESXi 6.0, Patch ESXi-6.0.0-20150902001-no-tools (2124726)
Date Published: 9/10/2015
VMware ESXi 6.0, Patch ESXi600-201509101-SG: Updates esx-base (2124727)
Date Published: 9/10/2015
VMware ESXi 6.0, Patch ESXi600-201509102-SG: Updates tools-light (2124729)
Date Published: 9/10/2015
VMware ESXi 6.0, Patch ESXi-6.0.0-20150901001s-standard (2124730)
Date Published: 9/10/2015
VMware ESXi 6.0, Patch ESXi-6.0.0-20150901001s-no-tools (2124731)
Date Published: 9/10/2015
VMware ESXi 6.0, Patch ESXi600-201509209-UG: Updates vsanhealth (2125790)
Date Published: 9/10/2015
Storage migration of a virtual machine with a name beginning with core fails with the error: Relocate virtual machine coreXX Cannot complete the operation because the file or folder coreXX-XXXXX.hlog already exists (2130819)
Date Published: 9/11/2015
ESXCLI commands for VAAI operations (2131056)
Date Published: 9/10/2015

VMware Fusion
Network IP address is missing after a restore operation (2127833)
Date Published: 9/10/2015

VMware Horizon 6
View desktop and application pools that use PCoIP and run on vSphere 6.0 have lower performance than when running on vSphere 5.5 (2130925)
Date Published: 9/10/2015
The mouse pointer appears as a black square in some 3rd-party applications on Linux desktops (2130912)
Date Published: 9/9/2015
Sysprep customization of RDS hosts fails when you create an automated farm from Windows Server 2012 (2130774)
Date Published: 9/9/2015
Launching certain applications in a Horizon 6 for Linux desktop causes the desktop connection to freeze (2130777)
Date Published: 9/8/2015
Restarting the View Agent service on a Linux desktop from a 3rd-party connection can cause problems with the Horizon Client connection to the desktop (2130796)
Date Published: 9/8/2015

VMware Horizon DaaS
Horizon DaaS/Air – Timeout Occurs at 10 Hours Even if Broker Session Timeout is Set Higher (2131762)
Date Published: 9/11/2015

VMware Horizon View
How to find licensing information for VMware View (2128214)
Date Published: 9/10/2015

VMware Horizon View Client
On Ubuntu 14.04 USB redirection fails for some Android devices (2130938)
Date Published: 9/8/2015
Chrome browser erroneously displays the message “Attempting to reconnect” when a session is stolen or logged off (2130939)
Date Published: 9/9/2015
Application session stealing is interrupted if View Agent is running on machines with untrusted certificates (2130940)
Date Published: 9/10/2015

VMware NSX for Multi-Hypervisor
Collecting diagnostic bundles from VMware NSX for Multi-Hypervisor Compute Nodes (2123639)
Date Published: 9/11/2015

VMware NSX for vSphere
Add Rules + sign appears to be greyed out in VMware NSX for vSphere 6.x Distributed Firewall configuration (2121428)
Date Published: 9/11/2015
VMware NSX for vSphere 6.x Edge loses connectivity after upgrade with the error: The requested object could not be found (2121733)
Date Published: 9/11/2015
VMware NSX for vSphere 6.x Distributed Firewall (DFW) is non-functional on an ESXi host (2128228)
Date Published: 9/8/2015

VMware Site Recovery Manager
Important information before upgrading to vSphere 6.0 Update 1 (2131738)
Date Published: 9/11/2015
Network Ports for Site Recovery Manager 6.1 (2119329)
Date Published: 9/10/2015
Operational Limits for Site Recovery Manager 6.1 (2119336)
Date Published: 9/10/2015

VMware vCenter Operations Manager (vApp)
In VMware vRealize Operations Manager importing a supported source fails with the data import wizard with the error: Unsupported version (2130917)
Date Published: 9/8/2015

VMware vCenter Orchestrator
Warnings in VMware vCenter Orchestrator logs: Setting property ‘snapshot’ to null (2125363)
Date Published: 9/7/2015
Accessing VMware vRealize Orchestrator with a web browser you see the error: Server has a weak ephemeral Diffie-Hellman public key (2131619)
Date Published: 9/11/2015

VMware vCenter Server
Update for VMware vCenter Server Appliance 6.0 (2119924)
Date Published: 9/10/2015
Using the Certificate Manager Utility in vSphere 6.0 does not utilize the Certool.cfg for CSR generation (2129706)
Date Published: 9/11/2015
Repointing the VMware vCenter Server 6.0 between Sites in a vSphere Domain (2131191)
Date Published: 9/10/2015
After migrating vCenter Server 6.0 from an Embedded Platform Services Controller to External Platform Services Controller the Performance Chart Service fails with the error: Unable to Initialize servlet (2131327)
Date Published: 9/11/2015
Changing the IP address or hostname of the vCenter Server or Platform Service controller cause services to fail (2130599)
Date Published: 9/8/2015
After updating Google Chrome to Version 45 or later the vSphere Web Client Integration Plugin 6.x no longer functions (2130672)
Date Published: 9/9/2015
Security patch for VMware vCenter Server 6.0 (2119922)
Date Published: 9/10/2015
After installing or upgrading to vCenter Server 6.0 Update 1 the Customer Experience Improvement Program displays the error: Error occurred while processing request. Check vSphere WebClient logs for details (2129053)
Date Published: 9/11/2015
Installing or upgrading to vCenter Server 6.0 fails during database upgrade with the error: CREATE INDEX failed because the following SET options have incorrect settings (2130905)
Date Published: 9/11/2015
Disabling SSLv3 on vCenter Single Sign-On port 7444 (2131310)
Date Published: 9/10/2015
Location of the Customer Experience Improvement Program Audit Data (2130542)
Date Published: 9/10/2015

VMware vCenter Server Appliance
Deploying the vCenter Server Appliance or Platform Services Controller Appliance 6.0 Update 1 halts with a blank warning (2131734)
Date Published: 9/11/2015

VMware vCloud Air
Connecting VMware vRealize Automation to vCloud Air (2125890)
Date Published: 9/9/2015

VMware vCloud Automation Center for Desktop
Duplicate HosttoStorage records are introduced when the existing datastores are moved into clusters (2126227)
Date Published: 9/7/2015

VMware vCloud Automation Center for Server
Data collection halts for certain clusters and these clusters cannot be provisioned (2125614)
Date Published: 9/7/2015

VMware vCloud Director
Guest Customization does not complete fully when providing a customization script in VMware vCloud Director (2126786)
Date Published: 9/9/2015
Performance Implications with ESXi 6.0.x and vCenter Server 6.0.x when using the Disable Host option in vCloud Director 5.5.x (2130432)
Date Published: 9/9/2015

VMware vCloud Networking and Security
How to reset the VMware vShield/vCloud Networking and Security (VCNS) Manager Web Interface admin account password to default (2120138)
Date Published: 9/8/2015

VMware View
View does not support duplicate desktop names (2130937)
Date Published: 9/7/2015

VMware Virtual SAN
Cluster with multiple unicast agents (2130580)
Date Published: 9/10/2015
Fault domain number check (2130581)
Date Published: 9/10/2015
Host without configured unicast agent (2130582)
Date Published: 9/10/2015
Some hosts do not support stretched cluster (2130583)
Date Published: 9/10/2015
Stretched cluster with no disk mapping witness host (2130584)
Date Published: 9/10/2015
Stretched cluster without a witness host (2130585)
Date Published: 9/10/2015
Witness host inside one of the fault domains (2130586)
Date Published: 9/10/2015
Witness host inside vCenter cluster (2130587)
Date Published: 9/10/2015
Witness host with invalid preferred fault domain (2130589)
Date Published: 9/10/2015
Witness host with non-existing fault domain (2130590)
Date Published: 9/10/2015

VMware vRealize Automation
The VMware vRealize Automation 6.2.2 Windows guest agent is not processing any work items (2131055)
Date Published: 9/10/2015

VMware vRealize Business Advanced
Unable to see adaptor files when using a flat file adaptor in VMware vRealize Business Advanced (2122396)
Date Published: 9/11/2015

VMware vRealize Hyperic
Technical checklist for displaying Hyperic metrics in vRealize Operations Manager (2124453)
Date Published: 9/7/2015
VMware vRealize Operations Manager Hyperic API adapter not collecting resource metrics from Hyperic (2126015)
Date Published: 9/9/2015

VMware vRealize Log Insight
VMware vRealize Log Insight integrations fail with javax.net.ssl.SSLProtocolException: handshake alert: unrecognized_name (2130110)
Date Published: 9/11/2015
Validate time synchronization in VMware vRealize Log Insight (2125130)
Date Published: 9/10/2015
Integrating Log Insight with vRealize Operations Manager using AD credentials (2131620)
Date Published: 9/10/2015

VMware vRealize Operations Manager
Using custom email templates in vRealize Operations Manager 6.x (2125759)
Date Published: 9/11/2015
Removing a vSphere vCenter Server from VMware vRealize Operations Manager 6.0.x (2126656)
Date Published: 9/9/2015
Upgrading VMware vRealize Operations Manager fails after applying the Application PAK file first (2127135)
Date Published: 9/9/2015
Join a Windows remote collector to a vApp cluster (2108684)
Date Published: 9/11/2015
HTTP post adapter does not collect new metric data after migration (2108934)
Date Published: 9/11/2015
Many outdated objects appear after migration to vRealize Operations Manager (2112858)
Date Published: 9/11/2015
Cannot install a certificate on vRealize Operations Manager for Linux (2113037)
Date Published: 9/11/2015
Upgrades require Java on vRealize Operations Manager for Linux (2113125)
Date Published: 9/11/2015
Upgrades from Beta 1 to vRealize Operations Manager 6.1 fail on Windows 2012 (2124733)
Date Published: 9/11/2015
Increase the vRealize Operations Manager timeout between nodes (2124736)
Date Published: 9/11/2015
Change the IP address on a vRealize Operations Manager 6.1 single-node deployment (2127441)
Date Published: 9/11/2015
Change the IP address of a vRealize Operations Manager 6.1 node in a multiple-node cluster (2127442)
Date Published: 9/11/2015
vRealize Operations Manager fills disk with memory dump files (2127571)
Date Published: 9/11/2015
Reduce update time by pre-copying software update PAK files (2127895)
Date Published: 9/11/2015
vRealize Operations Manager 6.1 Sizing Guidelines (2130551)
Date Published: 9/10/2015

VMware vSphere Data Protection
Troubleshooting VMware VDP 6.1 to EMC Avamar Migration (2126798)
Date Published: 9/10/2015
Migrating VMware vSphere Data Protection (VDP) 5.8 and 6.0 to version 6.1 with the VDP 6.1 Import Export utility (2127665)
Date Published: 9/10/2015

VMware vSphere VMRC SDK
Installing the VMware Remote Console fails with the error: VMInstallHcmon – Failed to install hcmon driver. (2130850)
Date Published: 9/9/2015

New KB articles published for week ending 9/5/15

VMware ESXi
Virtual machines protected by VMware vShield App lose network connectivity on ESXi 6.0 hosts (2128069)
Date Published: 9/4/2015

VMware EVO:RAIL
Shutting down a VMware EVO:RAIL Appliance (2126579)
Date Published: 9/1/2015
Shutting down a VMware EVO:RAIL Cluster (2126578)
Date Published: 9/1/2015

VMware Horizon
After upgrading from View 5.3 to 6.1, View Composer tasks and creating or editing a desktop pool fail with “ADAM Data error” (2127236)
Date Published: 9/1/2015
Provisioning or recomposing a large desktop pool fails in a VAAI storage environment with the error “Stale NFS file handle” (2130593)
Date Published: 9/2/2015
Using client drive redirection or file association with the secure tunnel enabled might have performance issues (2130289)
Date Published: 9/3/2015

VMware Horizon Flex
Collecting diagnostic information for VMware Horizon Flex (2124203)
Date Published: 9/1/2015
Creating a Horizon FLEX source virtual machine using VMware Workstation, when a virtual machine disk is on a different drive than the configuration file, results in File-not-found message (2130613)
Date Published: 9/1/2015

VMware Horizon View Client
PIV smart card SSO does not work with charismathics driver on OS X 10.9.x client system (2130281)
Date Published: 9/3/2015
Issues with Dock icons for remote applications launched from global application entitlements (2130435)
Date Published: 9/3/2015
Logging in with Horizon Client for Windows and using the “Log in as current user” option fails soon after changing your password (2130795)
Date Published: 9/4/2015
MS Lync integration with Horizon 6 does not work for physical machines used as desktops unless you install vdp_rdpvcbridge.dll (2130797)
Date Published: 9/4/2015

VMware Mirage
Troubleshooting PXE error codes in VMware Mirage (2126705)
Date Published: 9/2/2015

VMware NSX for vSphere
Adding a Windows domain to NSX for vSphere fails with the error: Error happened, 0xc0000061 or Access is denied, please check whether [domain-username- password] are correct. 0x0000000 (2122706)
Date Published: 9/3/2015
Using SSLVPN in VMware NSX results in intermittent DNS resolution (2130617)
Date Published: 9/3/2015

VMware vCenter Server
Migrating embedded VMware vCenter Single Sign-On to an external VMware vCenter Single Sign-On deployment (2125119)
Date Published: 9/2/2015
Migrating a single VMware vCenter Single Sign-On embedded VMware vCenter Server deployment to an external VMware vCenter Single Sign-On deployment (2127992)
Date Published: 9/2/2015
Migrating a VMware vCenter Single Sign-On embedded VMware vCenter with a VMware vCenter Server node in the same VMware vCenter Single Sign-On domain (2128430)
Date Published: 9/2/2015
Virtual machine console displays an untrusted certificate warning in vCenter Server 6.0 (2129180)
Date Published: 9/2/2015
Upgrading VMware vCenter Server 5.5 to 6.0 fails with the error: Internal error occurs during Export of VMware vCenter Inventory Service (2129442)
Date Published: 9/1/2015
Reviewing and Managing Tags and Tag Association in VMware vCenter Server 6.0 (2130130)
Date Published: 9/3/2015
Migrating two VMware vCenter Single Sign-On embedded VMware vCenter Servers in the same VMware vCenter Single Sign-On domain (2130433)
Date Published: 9/2/2015
Migrating one VMware vCenter Single Sign-On embedded VMware vCenter Server node with an additional external VMware vCenter Single Sign-On node in the same Vmware vCenter Single Sign-On domain (2130436)
Date Published: 9/2/2015
vCenter Server 5.0 Crashes while performing actions on a Storage DRS cluster when a virtual machine name contains % followed by an s (2129079)
Date Published: 8/31/2015
Configuring JDBC connection string with SQL always on option for vCenter Server 5.5 (2130091)
Date Published: 9/2/2015
Installing vCenter Server 6.0 with external Platform Services Controller fails with the error: Detected system clock skew between this node and the vCenter Single Sign-On (2128811)
Date Published: 9/2/2015

VMware vCenter Server Appliance
Configuring log rotation for PostgreSQL log files in VMware vCenter Server Appliance 5.5 (2129332)
Date Published: 9/1/2015

VMware vCloud Automation Center for Server
Updating the IaaS Components in VMware vRealize Automation fails with an access denied Error (2123936)
Date Published: 9/1/2015

VMware vCloud Government Service provided by Carpathia Dedicated Cloud
Troubleshooting syslog settings being removed after performing a Synchronize Syslog Server Settings action in vCloud Government Services (2129884)
Date Published: 9/3/2015

VMware View
In-place View Agent 6.0.2 upgrade with Scanner Redirection does not work (2129709)
Date Published: 9/3/2015
Updating JCE Policy Files to Support High-Strength Cipher Suites (2130290)
Date Published: 9/2/2015

VMware vRealize Operations Manager
Previously created notification rules are not present in the vRealize Operations Manager UI (2122394)
Date Published: 9/3/2015
Once exported, the vSphere Solution’s Default Policy cannot be imported into VMware vRealize Operations Manager (2125107)
Date Published: 9/4/2015
In VMware vRealize Operations Manager the Top-N widget cannot provide object and metric information to other widgets when it is not a Self Provider (2125620)
Date Published: 9/4/2015
In VMware vRealize Operations Manager adding multiple nodes to an existing cluster in parallel hangs at: Waiting to finish cluster expansion. Starting the cluster for initial installation (2125634)
Date Published: 9/4/2015
In VMware vRealize Operations Manager the heatmap widget shows powered on and powered off objects when filtering just for powered on objects (2127965)
Date Published: 9/1/2015
An adapter instance of type vRealizeOpsMgrAPI is present on all VMware vRealize Operations Manager nodes (2130095)
Date Published: 9/1/2015
Add additional space to the /storage/log file system on a VMware vRealize Operations Manager 6.x node (2130670)
Date Published: 9/3/2015
Deleted Super Metrics are still visible in the VMware vRealize Operations Manager UI (2125617)
Date Published: 9/4/2015
When upgrading VMware vRealize Operations Manager a file system mounted at /storage/db/tmp/vcops_upgrade/b2b_iso is present on the master node (2126435)
Date Published: 9/4/2015
A super metric definition that contains another super metric may not display the name of the providing super metric properly in VMware vRealize Operations Manager (2126552)
Date Published: 9/2/2015
The Topology Graph widget in VMware vRealize Operations Manager does not display any data (2126574)
Date Published: 9/2/2015
How to determine the number of logged in users in VMware vRealize Operations Manager (2126776)
Date Published: 9/2/2015
Disabling the Dynamic Threshold Calculation and Capacity Calculation settings does not persist in VMware vRealize Operations Manager (2127962)
Date Published: 9/1/2015
In VMware vRealize Operations Manager some disk latency metrics show impossibly high values (2129056)
Date Published: 9/1/2015
In VMware vRealize Operations Manager 6.0.x not all metrics are collected for vSphere Distributed Switch Port Groups or ports (2129710)
Date Published: 9/1/2015
VMware vRealize Operations Manager Data Import process reports errors when migrating CIQ data (2130087)
Date Published: 9/1/2015

VMware vSphere Storage Appliance
VMware vSphere Storage Appliance scripted deployment fails with the error: insufficient memory for the Java Runtime Environment (2130212)
Date Published: 8/31/2015

New KB articles published for week ending 8/29/15

VMware App Volumes
Using single ESXi host as the Machine Manager in VMware App Volumes generates error: “appvolumes rejected all 2 volumes because they are invalid or have no accessible volume file” (2127638)
Date Published: 8/26/2015

VMware ESXi
Accessing the same storage through different transport protocols, such as iSCSI and Fibre Channel is unsupported (2123036)
Date Published: 8/28/2015
VMware mouse and video drivers not working after upgrading to SLE12. (2120590)
Date Published: 8/28/2015
vMotion fails at 15% with the error: A specified parameter was not correct (2127211)
Date Published: 8/26/2015
Fixing the primary GPT table using the secondary (backup) GPT table (2121741)
Date Published: 8/27/2015

VMware Fusion
Upgrading from Fusion 7 to Fusion 8 (2126734)
Date Published: 8/25/2015
VMware Fusion 8.x, VMware Workstation 12.x Pro and Workstation 12.x Player FAQs (2129663)
Date Published: 8/25/2015
Downgrading VMware Fusion 8.x to 7.x (2128615)
Date Published: 8/25/2015
Installing Windows 10 as a guest operating system in VMware Fusion (2128765)
Date Published: 8/25/2015
Supported host operating systems for VMware Fusion 8.x and VMware Fusion Pro 8.x (2129865)
Date Published: 8/26/2015

VMware Fusion Pro
VMware Fusion 8.0 sales, licensing and compatibility FAQs (2126715)
Date Published: 8/25/2015

VMware Horizon DaaS
Collecting diagnostic information from VMware Horizon DaaS Appliances (2121318)
Date Published: 8/26/2015

VMware NSX for vSphere
Creating or upgrading VMware NSX for vSphere 6.x Edges fails after adding IPv6 address under NSX Management interface (2127561)
Date Published: 8/27/2015

VMware vCenter Infrastructure Navigator
Enabling SSH and permitting root login in VMware vRealize Infrastructure Navigator (2126791)
Date Published: 8/27/2015

VMware vCenter Server
Get-TagCategory PowerCLI command fails with the error: Cannot find a service registration for vCenter service with host name (2127028)
Date Published: 8/26/2015
Determining replication agreements and status with the Platform Services Controller 6.0 (2127057)
Date Published: 8/26/2015
Unable to open the VMRC console in the VMware vCenter Web Client using Users with Console Interaction privileges (2128080)
Date Published: 8/26/2015
Reconnecting a virtual machine that has been vMotioned with a network card in a disconnected state (Connected checkbox in the virtual machine’s Edit Settings tab is unchecked) fails (2120443)
Date Published: 8/27/2015
Changing the vCenter Server 6.0 service recovery response (2127930)
Date Published: 8/26/2015

VMware vCenter Server Appliance
Upgrading VMware vCenter Server Appliance 5.5 to 6.0 gives warning message: Newly deployed appliance FQDN will be set to ip_address (2127750)
Date Published: 8/26/2015
VMware Virtual Center Server Appliance host name and DNS configuration revert after a reboot. (2122383)
Date Published: 8/28/2015

VMware vCloud Networking and Security
Attempting to register VMware vShield Manager to the vCenter Server 6.0 SSO Lookup Service fails with the error: SSL certificate of the STS service cannot be verified (2121696)
Date Published: 8/27/2015

VMware Virtual SAN
VMware virtual SAN storage provider fails during resyncwith the error: com.vmware.vim.binding.sms.fault.ServiceNotInitialized (2129032)
Date Published: 8/26/2015
Considerations when using both VSAN and non-VSAN disks with the same storage controller (2129050)
Date Published: 8/24/2015
VSAN handling of devices detected as snapshots (2129058)
Date Published: 8/25/2015

VMware vRealize Automation
VMware vRealize Orchestrator endpoint data collection fails (2123455)
Date Published: 8/28/2015

VMware vRealize Log Insight
VMware vRealize Log Insight deployment with reused IP address fails to initialize (2126692)
Date Published: 8/28/2015

VMware vRealize Operations Manager
Top-N widget does not work properly when a metric with on/off or 0/1 values is chosen In VMware vRealize Operations Manager 6.0.x (2123634)
Date Published: 8/28/2015
vRealize Operations Manager: The Compliance dashboard shows non-compliance for old virtual machines (2128501)
Date Published: 8/24/2015
Upgrade to the Management Pack for Storage Devices 6.0.2 (GA) is not supported from previous releases of the Management Pack for Storage Devices (2129378)
Date Published: 8/24/2015
How to delete Launch In Context menu items after deleting Log Insight server (2126679)
Date Published: 8/28/2015

VMware Workstation
Upgrading from VMware Workstation 11 to VMware Workstation Pro 12 (2126729)
Date Published: 8/25/2015
Installing Windows 10 as a guest operating system in VMware Workstation Pro 12.x (2128790)
Date Published: 8/25/2015
Supported host operating systems for VMware Workstation Pro 12.x (2129859)
Date Published: 8/26/2015
Downgrading from VMware Workstation Pro 12 to VMware Workstation 11 (2128613)
Date Published: 8/25/2015
USB 3.0 Support for Windows 7 virtual machine in VMware Workstation and VMware Fusion (2128105)
Date Published: 8/26/2015
VMware Workstation on a Windows host fails to properly display the desktop of a virtual machine and logs graphics-related errors (2128098)
Date Published: 8/24/2015

VMware Workstation Player
Upgrading from Player 7 to Workstation Player 12 (2126733)
Date Published: 8/25/2015
Licensing VMware Fusion 8.x, VMware Workstation 12.x Pro and Workstation 12.x Player (2126889)
Date Published: 8/25/2015
Installing Windows 10 as a guest operating system in VMware Workstation 12.x Player (2128797)
Date Published: 8/25/2015
VMware Workstation Player 12.x sales, licensing, and compatibility FAQs (2126732)
Date Published: 8/25/2015
Technology Guarantee Program (TGP) and Subscription Fulfillment for VMware Workstation Pro and Workstation Player (2129671)
Date Published: 8/25/2015

VMware Workstation Pro
VMware Workstation 12.x Pro sales, licensing, and compatibility FAQs (2126721)
Date Published: 8/25/2015
Recording with TechSmith Camtasia Recorder on certain Windows guests with a non-standard resolution might cause Camtasia Recorder to crash (2129526)
Date Published: 8/24/2015

New KB articles published for week ending 8/22/15

VMware App Volumes
App Volumes fails to capture Adobe Photoshop CS 4 (2128350)
Date Published: 8/17/2015

VMware ESX
Checking Host Profile compliance in vCenter Server 5.5 fails with the complaince issue: Receive dynamicruleset not found (2128660)
Date Published: 8/18/2015

VMware ESXi
Enabling support for SSLv3 in ESXi 6.0 for CIM Port 5989 (2121021)
Date Published: 8/19/2015
A virtual machine fails to power on with the error: Unexpected errno=87, Too many users (2128810)
Date Published: 8/18/2015
vim-cmd /vmsvc/get.guest reports an incorrect guest operating system for Windows 10 VMs (2127783)
Date Published: 8/18/2015
Windows 10 guest operating system option not available during VM creation (2128258)
Date Published: 8/18/2015

VMware Horizon 6
View Storage Accelerator not working and causing poor VSAN performance (2115001)
Date Published: 8/22/2015

VMware Horizon DaaS
Migrating Remote Desktop Services Pools from DaaS 6.1.3 to Horizon Air 15.3.2 (2110567)
Date Published: 8/18/2015

VMware Horizon View
When initiating html access to View desktop 5.2 you will see the error “Missing route token in request” (2048195)
Date Published: 8/22/2015
Troubleshooting VMware Thinprint issues (2127074)
Date Published: 8/21/2015

VMware NSX for vSphere
Before Upgrading VMware vCloud Network and Security 5.x to VMware NSX for vSphere 6.2 (2129200)
Date Published: 8/21/2015
Inability to move a Firewall section in VMware NSX for vSphere 6.x after creation (2120160)
Date Published: 8/21/2015
Publishing Distributed Firewall (DFW) rules fails after referenced object is deleted in VMware NSX for vSphere 6.1.x and 6.2.x (2126275)
Date Published: 8/21/2015
Logging in as admin to the NSX Manager Command Line Interface (CLI) after upgrading from VMware vCloud Networking and Security 5.x to NSX for vSphere 6.x fails (2127351)
Date Published: 8/21/2015
Command Line Interface Additions and Improvements in NSX 6.2 (2129062)
Date Published: 8/21/2015
Using NSX Traceflow Tool (2129191)
Date Published: 8/21/2015
vRA – NSX Cross-vC Support (2129202)
Date Published: 8/21/2015

VMware vCenter Server
Unable to apply storage policies to virtual machines residing on a virtual SAN cluster with SSLv3 disabled (2128391)
Date Published: 8/21/2015
Connecting to VMware vCenter Server using the VMware vSphere Client fails with this error: An unknown connection error occured. (The request failed due to an SSL Error. (The request was aborted. Could not create SSL\TLS secure channel.) (2114357)
Date Published: 8/20/2015
VMware VCenter Server 5.5.x crashes due to corruption on the Application user registration on Single Sign on (2117741)
Date Published: 8/22/2015

VMware vCenter Server Appliance
After upgrading to the vCenter Server Appliance 6.0 users are unable to view the inventory in the vSphere Web Client (2125628)
Date Published: 8/19/2015
The vCenter Server Service fails to start on the vCenter Server Appliance 6.0 with the vpxd.log error: Failed to discover license service endpoint (2125738)
Date Published: 8/19/2015

VMware vCenter Site Recovery Manager
Editing advanced settings in VMware vCenter Site Recovery Manager fails with the error: Unable to retrieve advanced settings data. Cause getAttribute: Session already invalidated. The rest of the web client works as expected. (2118262)
Date Published: 8/21/2015

VMware vCloud Usage Meter
Extend the VMware vCloud Usage Meter root partition (2118171)
Date Published: 8/18/2015

VMware View
Load Balancing VMware Horizon View (2127195)
Date Published: 8/17/2015
Troubleshooting connectivity issues between View Client and PCoIP Secure Gateway (2127396)
Date Published: 8/20/2015
Installation and configuration of vGPU with VMware View 6.1 (2125291)
Date Published: 8/17/2015

VMware Virtual SAN
Replacing vCenter Certificates with SSL Certificate Automation Tool causes the vSAN health check plugin to stop functioning with the error: Error HTTP status 503 (2128353)
Date Published: 8/20/2015

VMware vRealize Automation
Concurrent Deployments of Multi-Machine Blueprints with VMware NSX Tasks Remain In Progress State Indefinitely (2128908)
Date Published: 8/20/2015

VMware vRealize Hyperic
Replacing Windows Artifacts and Installers for Earlier vRealize Hyperic Agent Builds (2129021)
Date Published: 8/19/2015

VMware vRealize Operations Manager
In VMware vRealize Operations saving policies randomly fails (2125873)
Date Published: 8/21/2015
In VMware vRealize Operations Manager 6.0.x no metrics are collected after running the Get Desktop Process action (2127967)
Date Published: 8/17/2015
How to be alerted when the maximum number of concurrent users on a vRealize Operations Manager node is reached or exceeded (2128388)
Date Published: 8/18/2015
An alert continues to trigger on an inactive symptom in VMware vRealize Operations Manager 6.0.x (2128394)
Date Published: 8/18/2015
Recommendations are missing in VMware vRealize Operations Manager 6.0.x (2129055)
Date Published: 8/21/2015

New KB articles published for week ending 8/15/15

VMware ESX
Understanding the difference between Not Responding and Disconnected ESXi hosts in VMware vCenter Server (2121031)
Date Published: 8/13/2015

VMware ESXi
Viewing properties of a storage adapter from the VMware vSphere Client fails with the error: An internal error occurred in the vSphere Client (2126657)
Date Published: 8/10/2015
Deploying a virtual machine from OVF fails with the error: Failed to deploy OVF package: Incompatible device backing specified for device ‘9’ (2128084)
Date Published: 8/13/2015
Virtual machines might experience slow performance due to high input/output processing (2118895)
Date Published: 8/14/2015
Large Windows 10 Virtual Machines Are Slow to Boot (2127782)
Date Published: 8/13/2015

VMware Fusion
Known issues with Windows 10 on VMware Fusion and VMware Workstation (2125739)
Date Published: 8/11/2015

VMware Horizon Flex
Uninstalling VMware Tools does not remove the VMware RVM Setup Service (2123935)
Date Published: 8/14/2015

VMware Horizon View
German Umlaute characters do not input when using Firefox 26 or later and HTML Access (2119698)
Date Published: 8/12/2015
Attempting to access VMware View desktops or apps using HTML5 BLAST from Internet Explorer causes error: HTTP Error 404 Web Page Not Found (2127422)
Date Published: 8/14/2015
View 5.3.5 Transfer Server requires Microsoft Visual C++ 2010 SP1 Redistributable Package (2127795)
Date Published: 8/10/2015

VMware NSX for vSphere
Understanding and troubleshooting VMware NSX for vSphere 6.x Distributed Firewall (DFW) (2125437)
Date Published: 8/12/2015
Troubleshooting Network and Security Service Insertion in VMware NSX for vSphere (2125482)
Date Published: 8/11/2015
Understanding and troubleshooting VMware vSphere ESX Agent Manager (EAM) with NSX for vSphere 6.x (2122392)
Date Published: 8/10/2015
Understanding and troubleshooting IPSec VPN in NSX for vSphere 6.x (2123580)
Date Published: 8/14/2015
Understanding and troubleshooting SSL VPN-Plus for VMware NSX for vSphere 6.x (2126671)
Date Published: 8/10/2015
IGMP support in NSX for vSphere (2120827)
Date Published: 8/13/2015
Installing Guest Introspection on a host that is offline shows Installation Status as Succeeded and a Status as Unknown (2126412)
Date Published: 8/14/2015
Oracle connections times out when forwarded through the VMware NSX for vSphere 6.1.x Edge (2126674)
Date Published: 8/14/2015
Supported methods for moving VMware NSX for vSphere 6.x prepared hosts across clusters (2127366)
Date Published: 8/14/2015

VMware vCenter Server
Installing or Upgrading to vCenter Server 6.0 fails with the error: The following command could not initialize the Content Library Server database (2128206)
Date Published: 8/14/2015
Installing the VMware vCenter Server6.0 fails with the vminst.log error: MSI result of install of “C:\vCenter-Server\Packages\vcsservicemanager.msi” may have failed : 1603 (2127519)
Date Published: 8/11/2015

VMware vCloud Air
The Reverse Stretch Deploy Script doesn’t work for VMware vCloud Air users who do not have the Organization Administrator role in vCloud Director (2127081)
Date Published: 8/12/2015
Adding purchased IP addresses in VMware vCloud Air when they do not display automatically (2127205)
Date Published: 8/12/2015

VMware vCloud Automation Center for Server
Delegating permissions across domains using Domain Local groups might not work as expected with vCenter Server or vRealize Automation (2128100)
Date Published: 8/14/2015

VMware vCloud Government Service provided by Carpathia Dedicated Cloud
Cannot connect to the vCloud Government Services (vCGS) API or to vCGS using vCloud Connector (vCC) (2117454)
Date Published: 8/14/2015

VMware vCloud Networking and Security
VMware vCloud Networking and Security Manager support of vShield Endpoint (2128156)
Date Published: 8/14/2015

VMware View Manager
Provisioning of VMware View desktops fails with Error : View Composer Agent Initialization Error (16):Failed to Activate Software License (waited xxxx seconds) (2125106)
Date Published: 8/12/2015

VMware vRealize Automation
AWS Government cloud and C2S cloud support in VMware vRealize Automation (2126742)
Date Published: 8/13/2015
Deploying a virtual machine using a clone workflow fails in vRealize Automation 6.x (2127627)
Date Published: 8/10/2015

VMware vRealize Operations Manager
Cancelling alerts via the UI does not result in the selected alerts being removed in VMware vRealize Operations Manager 6.0.x (2123921)
Date Published: 8/13/2015
In VMware vRealize Operations Manager 6.0.x the Dashboard Reorder/Autoswitch list only shows 25 dashboards (2127975)
Date Published: 8/13/2015
Objects are missing from the VMware vRealize Operations Manager 6.x inventory when logged in as a vSphere vCenter Server authenticated user (2128010)
Date Published: 8/13/2015
Widgets do not display data and cannot be edited on dashboards imported from a different VMware vRealize Operations Manager installation (2122016)
Date Published: 8/12/2015
vRealize Operations Manager 6.0.0 deployment fails on vCloud (2127663)
Date Published: 8/13/2015
A blob error is generated when logging in to VMware vRealize Operations Manager or when viewing dashboards (2128077)
Date Published: 8/13/2015

VMware vSphere Replication
Deploying vSphere replication 6.0 fails while registering with lookup service (2119343)
Date Published: 8/14/2015

VMware Workstation (for Linux)
Creating symbolic links in a Windows guest operating system on a Linux host does not list files under subdirectories (2123633)
Date Published: 8/14/2015

New KB articles published for week ending 8/8/15

VMware App Volumes
A large number of attached applications causes truncated environment variables when using VMware App Volumes on Windows Vista, 7, 2008 or 2008R2 (2123929)
Date Published: 8/8/2015

VMware ESXi
Red Hat Enterprise Linux 6.5 panics after installing an Operating Specific Package (OSP) version of VMware Tools (2125636)
Date Published: 8/5/2015
A Windows virtual machine using the VMXNET3 virtual network adapter that is assigned a multicast MAC address is not recognized (2127248)
Date Published: 8/7/2015
ESXi host loses storage access with the vmkernel.log errors: SCSILinuxAbortCommands:1843: Failed, Driver hpsa, for vmhbax (2127502)
Date Published: 8/6/2015
Adding an ESXi host with a similar CPU to the current EVC baseline (2127212)
Date Published: 8/3/2015
Adding an ESXi host with an older CPU than the current EVC baseline (2127208)
Date Published: 8/3/2015
After upgrading HBA card driver , storage adapter names might change for some of the FC vmhbas (2127274)
Date Published: 8/5/2015

VMware Mirage
VMware Mirage 5.x Web Management Console installs but causes application pool to stop (2126277)
Date Published: 8/9/2015
Unable to add second management server to the mirage cluster with SQL Always On Feature (2127048)
Date Published: 8/9/2015

VMware NSX for vSphere
Troubleshooting VXLAN Installation in NSX for vSphere (2124894)
Date Published: 8/7/2015
Adding more than 255 characters in the source or destination field for an NSX Distributed Firewall L3 rule fails in VMware NSx for vSphere 6.1.x (2127649)
Date Published: 8/6/2015
VMware NSX for vSphere 6.x Controllers disconnects intermittently (2127655)
Date Published: 8/6/2015
Troubleshooting NSX for vSphere Edge Load Balancer (2122708)
Date Published: 8/7/2015
Understanding and troubleshooting High Availability (HA) on the NSX for vSphere 6.x Edge (2126560)
Date Published: 8/4/2015

VMware vCenter Operations Manager (vApp)
Custom Reports no longer function after upgrading VMware vCenter Operations Manager to version 5.8.5 (2127573)
Date Published: 8/7/2015

VMware vCenter Server
Enabling debug logging for Inventory Service in the vCenter Server 6.0 (2125609)
Date Published: 8/4/2015
Determining the ownership of VMware vCenter Server 6.0 Components within the vSphere Domain (2126660)
Date Published: 8/7/2015
Enabling and managing EVC on ESXi clusters in vCenter Server 5.x and 6.0 (2124932)
Date Published: 8/3/2015
Opening a console to a virtual machine in the VMware vSphere Web Client fails with the error: Failed to match the SSL thumbprint for “vCenterFQDN”. Make sure that all security patches have been installed on the server and then retry the connection. (2124868)
Date Published: 8/5/2015
Improving transfer speed of task with library items (2112692)
Date Published: 8/3/2015
Triaging a vCenter Server 6.0 installation or upgrade failure with 1603 errors (2127284)
Date Published: 8/5/2015

VMware vCenter Server Appliance
Upgrading vCenter Server Appliance 5.5 to 6.0 that has been changed to a static host name fails (2127059)
Date Published: 8/3/2015
Unable to add Active Directory Users or Groups to vCenter Server Appliance or vRealize Automation permissions (2127213)
Date Published: 8/4/2015

VMware vCenter Update Manager
Unattended Installation of VMware vCenter Update Manager 6.0 (2126111)
Date Published: 8/6/2015

VMware vCloud Air
VMware Mirage with SSL in a VMware vCloud Air environment (2126255)
Date Published: 8/4/2015
How to build the vCloud Connector Node address for a Virtual Private Cloud OnDemand or Disaster Recovery to the Cloud environment (2126268)
Date Published: 8/5/2015

VMware vCloud Automation Center
Troubleshooting Model Manager Data installation failures in VMware vRealize Automation (2091551)
Date Published: 8/5/2015

VMware vFabric Hyperic Agent
Manage core dump files from VMware vRealize Hyperic Agent (2125333)
Date Published: 8/5/2015

VMware View
Unable to use USB redirection after renaming the hostname of view desktop (2127445)
Date Published: 8/8/2015

VMware vRealize Operations Manager
The VMware vRealize Operations Manager Health Weather Map widget cannot be interacted with when the number of child resources exceeds 1000 (2116424)
Date Published: 8/4/2015
Change the IP address on a VMware vRealize Operations Manager single-node deployment (2126066)
Date Published: 8/4/2015
In VMware vRealize Operations Manager the output/values are wrong when using the Projects Capacity Planning with one scenario with multiple Hosts (2115478)
Date Published: 8/4/2015

VMware vSphere CLI
add-esxsoftwaredepot Cmdlet does not support umlaut characters in the directory path (2126109)
Date Published: 8/6/2015

VMware vSphere Data Protection
Configuring vSphere Data Protection 6.0.x replication fails with an authentication error when only port 29000 is open (2127431)
Date Published: 8/5/2015

VMware vSphere Replication
Configuring the NTP server in vSphere Replication 6.0 fails with the error: Error: Cannot update the dynamic configuration (2126965)
Date Published: 8/5/2015

VMware Workspace Portal
VMware Workspace 2.x unable to sync with Thinapp Repository (2126273)
Date Published: 8/4/2015