Top 20Here is our Top 20 KB list for December 2015. 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. Installing VMware Tools in a Fusion virtual machine running Windows
  2. Upgrading to Windows 10 using Software Update in Windows 7 and Windows 8/8.1 virtual machines fail with the error: Unsupported SVGA driver
  3. Installing Windows in a virtual machine using VMware Fusion Easy Install
  4. Troubleshooting Fusion virtual machine performance issues
  5. Manually deleting linked clones or stale virtual desktop entries from the View Composer database in VMware View Manager and VMware Horizon View
  6. Commands to monitor snapshot deletion in VMware ESXi/ESX
  7. Uninstalling and manually installing VMware Tools in VMware Fusion
  8. Determining Network/Storage firmware and driver version in ESXi/ESX 4.x, ESXi 5.x, and ESXi 6.x
  9. VMware ESXi 5.x host experiences a purple diagnostic screen mentioning E1000PollRxRing and E1000DevRx
  10. Installing async drivers on VMware ESXi 5.x and ESXi 6.0.x
  11. Troubleshooting networking and internet connection issues in VMware Fusion
  12. Estimating the time required to consolidate snapshots for VMware ESX and VMware ESXi
  13. Troubleshooting access to shared and mirrored folders in Fusion and Workstation
  14. Troubleshooting Fusion virtual machine startup issues
  15. Consolidating snapshots in vSphere 5.x/6.0
  16. Converting a physical machine for Fusion, Workstation, or Player using Converter Standalone
  17. Permanent Device Loss (PDL) and All-Paths-Down (APD) in vSphere 5.x and 6.x
  18. Generating and importing a signed SSL certificate into VMware Horizon View 5.1/5.2/5.3/6.0 using Microsoft Certreq
  19. Committing snapshots when there are no snapshot entries in the Snapshot Manager
  20. Using esxtop to identify storage performance issues for ESX / ESXi (multiple versions)