Colocating mystery server [closed]

Closed. This question is off-topic. It is not currently accepting answers. Want to improve this question? Update the question so it’s on-topic for Server Fault. Closed 6 years ago. Improve this question My employer has tasked me with bringing a server over to a local web hosting facility. The server has vsphere pre-installed with numerous … Read more

VSphere connect guest os to internet

Having a VSphere 6 host which is installed on machine in our private network. VSphere 6 host IP is 192.68.0.40. Our getaway router to Internet is on 192.168.0.1. I can connect to VSphere 6 host from other computers on network (for example from Windows with Windows VSphere client) On VSphere host is installed virtual machine … Read more

OS X Mavericks (or Yosemite) on new VM in Vsphere? [closed]

Closed. This question is off-topic. It is not currently accepting answers. Want to improve this question? Update the question so it’s on-topic for Server Fault. Closed 7 years ago. Improve this question Am I able to install OS X on a VM in VMware VSphere Client? I’ve already got ESXi 5.5 installed on my testing … Read more

vSphere 5.5 Data Storage Recovery from deleted VM

I have deleted one of my VMs but without detaching or making a snapshot of the storage attached to it. Is it possible to assign the same storage to a new VM? I was running CentOS 7 on the old one. In the past I have created a new disk with about 1Tb of data … Read more

CIP fails to load during vCenter installation – repeated errors

I am trying to install VCSA 6.0 U3b. I have a Windows 7 64 bit machine running the latest version of Chrome. The CIP needs to be installed in order to run the setup. I’ve installed and I’ve explicitly allowed it when the pop came, but the setup simply fails to detect that the installation … Read more

Powering up CentOS deployed OVF displays guest operating system not supported

I’ve exported an OVF template from a working CentOS 6 VM. My cluster is on VMware ESXi 6.5. To test if the export was ok, I decided to import back in by doing “Deploy OVF template…” After successfully deploying the VM, I receive the following error when doing Power On: The guest operating system ‘centos6_64Guest’ … Read more

How to update vSphere inventory remotely after resizing disk with vmkfstools?

after successfully resized a disk with : vmkfstools –datacenter x –vihost esx42 –server vc1.example.com –username me \ -X 25G -d eagerzeroedthick /vmfs/volumes/FOOBAR/FOOBAR.vmdk Now, how can I update inventory programmaticaly remotely (not from ESX server), via Linux command line or via any API/script ? The size did not changed in vSphere 6.0.0 web client even after … Read more

Enabling Multiple user shell access on the VM from Vsphere 5.1

I have created an ESXI user and enabled shell access in Vshere 5.1 so I can login with the user remotely from Putty. But I get access denied error on entering the ESXI user credentials. Can Someone help me here? I get below error on Putty Error screenshot on Putty when I connect my VMEnd … Read more