/Tag:vcenter

How to remove a dead vCenter Linked Mode

If you have a vCenter that was dead, removed, or only not in use anymore but was in linked mode, you will receive warnings every time you open the master vCenter, so in this blog post, we will explain how to remove a dead vCenter Linked Mode. Has we can see in the next image, [...]

By | 2020-02-16T03:48:14+01:00 February 12th, 2020|VMware Posts|1 Comment

vMotion failed because duplicated IP

After some blog posts about the latest versions of Backup Tools is time for some technical blogging with this vMotion failed because of duplicated IP. This week had a strange issue with one of our vCenters while trying to migrate some VMs from one of the vCenter Clusters. The migrations always failed when trying to [...]

By | 2020-12-03T08:58:20+01:00 February 8th, 2020|VMware Posts, vSphere|1 Comment

How to add and config vCenter and ESXi hosts in SCVMM 2019

Following the previous SCVMM 2019 Series article, Install and config System Center Virtual Machine Manager 2019, is this new article “How to add and config vCenter and ESXi hosts in SCVMM 2019”. Adding your VMware environment to the System Center Virtual Machine Manager 2019 is not very difficult, is very straightforward to do it. Unfortunately, [...]

By | 2020-09-13T23:22:32+02:00 June 25th, 2019|Backups Posts, Hyper-V, Olher, VMware Posts|5 Comments

[Updated] vCenter update VMware Python failed code 3010

Note: Initial post was posted on 23/04/2016. [Updated]  When applying a vCenter update VMware Python failed code 3010. Was an update from our Windows vCenter 6.0 to 6.0 update 2 we get this strange error: "Installation of component VMware Python components failed  with error code '3010'" Troubleshooting the problem, it seems that is only related [...]

By | 2018-09-20T18:14:29+02:00 January 20th, 2018|VMware Posts|5 Comments

vCenter issue: vSphere Client fails with “Invalid URL: The hostname could not parsed.”

Today when rebooting one of our vCenters 6.0 and try to connect using vSphere Client we get this issue "Invalid URL: The hostname could not be parsed." The issue itself is described in VMware KB 1033990. Since there were no changes in the URL, was a strange issue. There are some options to fix the [...]

By | 2018-09-20T18:50:21+02:00 January 14th, 2017|VMware Posts|0 Comments

ESXi 6.0 reports “error code: 15” during Remediate update in VUM operation

Another vCenter another ESXi with problems applying last updates. In this case, it is an HP DL360 G9 with ESXi 6.0 build 3568940. Using VMware Update Manager to scan, it shows 17 updates to install. The stage is 7(the rest are older versions). When remediating the host, we get this: Remediate entity esxi721.localdomain. The host [...]

By | 2022-03-29T12:26:32+02:00 April 25th, 2016|vCenter, VMware Posts|13 Comments

vCenter 6.0 vMotion Issue – PBM error occurred during PreMigrate- CheckCallback

Today we had an issue where was not possible to do any Storage tasks from one of our vCenters. Adding a Virtual Disk to a VM, we get some issues and trying to vStorage(migrate VM between Datastores) VMs get this issue: "Relocate virtual machine "VM Name" A general system error occurred: PBM error occurred during [...]

By | 2017-12-30T02:50:12+01:00 March 13th, 2016|VMware Posts|0 Comments

VMware: vCenter 5.5 SSO one-way Trusts between Domains/Forests Bug

There is a bug in vCenter 5.5 with AD vs SSO that we found out and that is an hassle to big environments with several domains and have only one-way trust. I will try to use simple examples so that you can understand more real environments. Example: You have a global domain xpto.com and several [...]

By | 2017-12-30T02:50:13+01:00 May 6th, 2014|VMware Posts|0 Comments