Top 20Here is our Top 20 ESXi articles list for December 2016. 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. Product offerings for vSphere 6.x
  2. Uploading diagnostic information for VMware using FTP
  3. How to purchase and file Pay Per Incident support for VMware products
  4. Downloading and licensing vSphere Hypervisor (ESXi 6.x)
  5. Uploading diagnostic information for VMware through the Secure FTP portal
  6. Downloading, licensing, and using VMware products
  7. Using the VMware Knowledge Base
  8. Support Contracts FAQs
  9. ESXi host fails with PSOD when using Intel Xeon Processor E5 v4, E7 v4, and D-1500 families
  10. Snapshot removal task stops at 99% in ESXi/ESX
  11. How to consolidate snapshots in vSphere 5.x/6.x
  12. Unable to power off the virtual machine in an ESXi host
  13. “esxcli software vib” commands to patch an ESXi 5.x/6.x host
  14. Creating a persistent scratch location for ESXi 4.x/5.x/6.x
  15. Determining Network/Storage firmware and driver version in ESXi 4.x and later
  16. Unable to delete the virtual machine snapshots
  17. Investigating virtual machine file locks on ESXi
  18. How to unmount a LUN or detach a datastore device from ESXi hosts
  19. ESXi 5.x with E1000e adapter fails with purple diagnostic screen
  20. Recreating a missing virtual machine disk descriptor file