Here is our Top 20 KB list for March 2013. This list is ranked by the number of times a VMware Support Request was resolved by following the steps in a published Knowledge Base article.

  1. Downloading and installing VMware Fusion (2014097)
  2. Virtual machines fail while using 3D applications after applying Apple MacBook Air and MacBook Pro Update 2.0 (2040249)
  3. Installing async drivers on ESXi 5.x (2005205)
  4. Original Equipment Manufacturer (OEM) Partner Activation Code (PAC) portal (2011587)
  5. Installing Windows in a virtual machine using VMware Fusion Easy Install (1011677)
  6. Upgrading to vCenter Server 5.1 best practices (2021193)
  7. Unmounting a LUN or Detaching a Datastore/Storage Device from multiple ESXi 5.x hosts (2004605)
  8. Uploading diagnostic information to VMware (1008525)
  9. Investigating virtual machine file locks on ESXi/ESX (10051)
  10. Broadcom 5719/5720 NICs using tg3 driver become unresponsive and stop traffic in vSphere (2035701)
  11. Installing or upgrading to ESXi 5.1 best practices (2032756)
  12. Uninstalling, reinstalling, and upgrading VMware Fusion (1014529)
  13. Collecting diagnostic information for VMware ESX/ESXi using the vSphere Client (653)
  14. Creating a persistent scratch location for ESXi 4.x and 5.x (1033696)
  15. Methods for upgrading to ESXi 5.1 (2032757)
  16. Troubleshooting Fusion virtual machine performance issues (1015676)
  17. Purging old data from the database used by vCenter Server (1025914)
  18. Accessing VMware downloads (2006993)
  19. Configuring syslog on ESXi 5.x (2003322)
  20. Removing a LUN containing a datastore from VMware ESXi/ESX 4.x (1029786)