QuickFix: vCenter 6 appliance space issue /storage/core out of space

Issue: vCenter 6 appliance space issue /storage/core out of space /storage/core folder shows 100% used. Resolution SSH into vCSA. issue the command “df -h” to display the disk space status ( /storage/core folder shows 100% used) CD into /storage/core directory issue the command “ls -l -t” to display the files by date. Delete the oldest first.  You […]

VMworld US 2016 Breakout Sessions

    Great materials which was prepared by William Lam on GitHUB. Actual link to his repository we can find there. Thanks William. “Here is a nice summary list of all VMworld US 2016 Breakout session with the respective video playback URLs. You will still need to register once at http://www.vmworld.com/en/sessions/2016.html (which is FREE to […]

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 […]

QuickTip: Keyboard Shortcuts of VMware vSphere Web Client

Keyboard Combination Action Ctrl+Alt+Home OR Ctrl+Alt+1 Home Screen Ctrl+Alt+2 Virtual Infrastructure Inventory Ctrl+Alt+3 Hosts and Clusters Inventory Ctrl+Alt+4 VMs and Templates Inventory Ctrl+Alt+5 Datastores and Datastore Clusters Inventory Ctrl+Alt+6 Networking Inventory Ctrl+Alt+s Inventory Search I hope this is informative for you. Thanks for Reading!.  Be Social and share it in social media, if you feel […]

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 […]

QuickFix: Virtual machine Consolidation is needed – ESXi 5.5

My Environment: ESXi 5.5 u2 vCenter 5.5 u2 only 1 VSAN datastore in cluster 2 cluster in vCenter Symptoms: Cannot perform snapshot consolidation in VMware ESXi 5.5 Performing a snapshot consolidation in ESXi 5.5 fails. In logs on this VM (vmware.log) we found: After fast troubleshooting with VMware engineer we receive summary: “I tracked down […]

QuickFix: vROPS 6.0 services not working

Symptoms: vROPS login page is not loading – blank page after use command: service vmware-vcops status during generate results command is hanging after use command vmware-vcops restart process is hanging No activity on Network performance chart and small activity on CPU chart   Resolution: Restart vROPS Appliance:     For your information. Service restart process should […]