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Top 20 Articles for January 2010

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Here is our Top 20 KB list for January. This list is ranked by the number of times a Tech Support ticket was resolved by following the steps in a published Knowledgebase article. Upgrading to ESX 4.0 and vCenter 4.0 best practices (1009039) Downloading and Installing VMware Fusion (1005466) Restarting the Management agents on an Read more...

New articles published for week ending 01/31/2010

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VMware Consolidated BackupFile level backups of a virtual machine fail, but full level backups work (1014358)Date Published: 1/26/2010 VMware ESXRoot users cannot login after upgrading from ESX 3.5 to ESX 4.0 (1014530)Date Published: 1/28/2010 Virtual machine fails to power on with Invalid metadata errors (1014501)Date Published: 1/26/2010 Java in Virtual Machines on VMware ESX: Best Read more...

New articles published for week ending 01/24/2010

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VMware ACEValidating the integrity of an ACE Management Server third party CA SSL certificate (1017398)Date Published: 1/19/2010 VMware ESX Disabling the VMware Tools shrink option (1010941)Date Published: 1/22/2010 Accessing virtual machines on an ESX4 host that will not boot (1014447)Date Published: 1/21/2010 Allowing ESX 3.5 to use Raw Device Maps (RDM) on Egenera pservers (1014513)Date Read more...

Best Practices for using VMware Converter

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Our latest video provides an overview of the best practices for converting a machine using VMware Converter. This video is based on VMware knowledge base article 1004588. We walk through the steps of converting a running physical computer into a virtual machine. The video also provides tips along the way to consider when virtualizing your Read more...

A little self promotion

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Here’s a short video we threw together promoting our presence in social networks. Do join us on Twitter and on our various blogs! @vmwarekb Get real-time notification of new KB articles @vmwarecares Customer care outreach at its finest /kbtv/ KBTV – watch videos from the Knowledgebase /kb/ Announcements from the Knowledgebase team /kbdigest/ Weekly digest Read more...