• How do I delete a VMKDUMP folder on VMware ESXI?

    I have a VMware ESXI with four working VM workstations. In the datastore there is a vmkdump folder with a dumpfile holding 120 GB of storage. Thus preventing me from adding any more workstations. How can I go about deleting this folder/file. I have tried to just delete and it give the error " Error...

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  • How to find unused disks in VMware Virtual Infrastructure Remote CLI?

    Is there a way to use a VMware Virtual Infrastructure Remote CLI in conjunction with In VMware ESX/i, to find unused machines/disks? This is a single host that does not share machines or disks with any other host. I looking for a way to isolate and delete a large number of unused files. Can this be...

    ITKE342,450 pointsBadges:
  • Vsphere Client VM console problem

    I use IBM notebook and have installed ESXi 5.0 & ESXi 5.1 and vSphere Client 5.0 and 5.1. However, when I create new VM I can't use console. This error message shows up: VMRC console has disconnected attempting to reconnect I have tried installing the client on XP and Windows server 2003 but...

    snakesboys5 pointsBadges:
  • Is live migration included in free VMware ESXi?

    In the free version of VMware ESXi is live migration included? Or do i need to buy the full version?

    JimmyIT1,725 pointsBadges:
  • Installation of VMware Tools

    Hi Rick,  I am a newbie in VMware concept. I have ESXi 4.1 installed in the server but while accessing the server thru VSphere Client, the summary page displays VMware Tools not installed. Plz help me out. Siddharth

    Siddharth015 pointsBadges:
  • Windows Server 2008 virtual machine in VMware ESXi server?

    Can I install a virtual machine in Windows Server 2008 Ent x64 Edition which is a VM in VM Ware ESXi server?

    ITKE342,450 pointsBadges:
  • ESXi v4.1 White Box

    I'm looking to put together a server to run ESXi v4.1.  I've selected the following hardware components and would appreciate any advice/input good/bad:  Case: Athena Power CA-SWH02BH7  Mobo: TYAN S8230GM4NR-DL  PSU: Athena Power AP-P4ATXK110FEP  CPU: AMD Opteron 6134 Magny-Cours 2.3GHz  64gig...

    DaveMPA55 pointsBadges:
  • Add new hard drive in ESXi 4

    I've installed ESXi 4 on a 40gb ATA drive.  I've also added two 1tb Hitachi SATA drives using the controller on an ASUS M4A785-M motherboard.  How do I format those two drive to make them available as datastores for virtual machines?

    Glbetts5 pointsBadges:
  • VMWare ESXi Unable to delete datastore

    I have tried removing my VMDatastore1 in order to recreate it and increase the block size. I am getting the following message ' ERROR DURING THE CONFIGURATION OF HOST: DESTROYVMFSDATASTORE: CANT DELETE PARTITION 3 ON LUN vmhba2:0:0'. Is this some sort of registry from when it was first created? On...

    Marleycrown15 pointsBadges:
  • best laptop for esxi 4.0

    which is the best laptop for esxi 4.0

    Religion15 pointsBadges:
  • Virtualisation benefits and pitfalls

    Hi, Are there any comprehensive reports/reviews/articles about the advantages and disadvantages of virtualisation? I need the reports/reviews/articles to be objective.

    Tigers200950 pointsBadges:
  • what is the difference between esx , esx server , esxi

    what is the difference between esx , esx server , esxi

    Shaikni5 pointsBadges:
  • NIC Bridging on VM problem

    I have a ESXI 4.0 host with 4 nics setup for teaming (fault tolerance and load balancing). I have 2 vms setup on the host, when I setup bridging using 2 or more nics on the vm, the bridge nic shows bytes sent but 0 bytes received and the physical nics show sent bytes 0 and bytes being received. I...

    Reggies90 pointsBadges:
  • NIC Bridging

    Should I use nic bridging on the vm guest that is on a single vlan if the esxi 4.0 host nics configured for teaming? Why or Why not?

    Reggies90 pointsBadges:
  • Problem bridging nics that have been teamed on ESXI 4.0

    The NIC teaming (Load Balancing) is setup on the ESXI 4.0 host, and when I attempt to setup bridging on the Windows 2003 Server VM guest, the VM stops communicating.

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  • How to do a backup with ghettoVCB to a datastore in another ESXi Server

    Hello, I have a little quuestion. I have got 2 servers ESXi, and I want to do a backup from Server1/datastore1 to Server2/datastore2. It's possible to do this backup with ghettoVCB. Very thanks for all

    Xarcom10 pointsBadges:
  • Whats the Procedure to get VMWare ESXi up and Running on New Hardware Server Blade

    I am planning to get VMWare ESXi 3.5 on an New Server hardware ( that possibly does not figure in the HCL list of VMWare / Communicty HCL list / WhiteBox HCL). So if I do run into issues ( which i think I will) , how do I get resolved. Should I approach the Vendor / VMWare for Resolution ?

    Chinnadvrk5 pointsBadges:
  • Can i use Hyper-V and Vmware esxi on the same machine?

    Can i use Hyper-V and Vmware esxi on the same machine? This question is from the 5/14 Microsoft Virtualization Chat on ITKnowledgeExchange.com

    ITKE342,450 pointsBadges:
  • VMware Converter

    Please note: The following question was recently submitted via e-mail by a user. I've heard that virtual machines created with VMware Server can run on VMware ESXi, but they have to be converted using the tool provided by VMware. Is there anything I need to do to prep my VM for this transition?...

    JennyMack4,280 pointsBadges:
  • R1Soft support VMware ESXi backup?

    Please note: The following question was recently submitted via e-mail by a user. Does R1Soft support VMware ESXi backup? Do I need to install it within the VM for it to work? Any tips?

    JennyMack4,280 pointsBadges:

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