QuickFix: Virtual machine Consolidation is needed – Unable to access file since it is locked – ESXi 5.5

Problematic VM: xxxxTSS001 Symptoms Configuration issues: Virtual machine Consolidation is needed Task name: Consolidate virtual machine disk files Task results: Unable to access file since it is locked Events: Virtual machine disks consolidation failed Related task: Remove snapshot Affected VM xxxxTSS001 has “Hard disk 2” with last snapshot file xxxxTSS001_1-000028.vmdk. In folder where is VM we see many xxxxTSS001_1-0000xx.vmdk files […]

QuickFix: The type initializer for ‘VirtualInfrastructure.Utils.ClientsXml’ threw an exception

My Environment: ESXi 5.5 u2 vCenter 5.5 u2 1 cluster in vCenter Lab in Ravello Cloud In some beauty day during day: Symptom: The type initializer for ‘VirtualInfrastructure.Utils.ClientsXml’ threw an exception In logs: “C:\Users\username\AppData\Local\VMware\vpx\viclient-0.log” i found only: Resolution: Restart server where is installed vSphere Client helped. I hope this informative for you. Thanks for Reading!.  Be […]