Monthly Archives: July 2015

There are no un-bridged host network adapters !

My Windows 10 Build 10130 had a nightmare with VMware workstation !!!! My VMware workstation 11.1.2 build-2780323 I get below error while trying to select physical bridged network adapter: Cannot change network to bridged there are no un-bridged host network … Continue reading

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VAAI Claim Rule-SATP Rules-Tag Devices as SSD/Local-Disable a path-Changing SATP Default Policy-Changing Path Policy

Download as PDF 1. How to get more info about specific device 2. Add Claim Rule for VAAI filter 3. Adding SATP Rules. 4. Tag Devices as SSD. 5. Tag Devices as Local. 6. Disable a path with ESXCLI. 7. … Continue reading

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How to create Standard switch on all ESXi Hosts at one shot!

Check what we have: – Specify the Jumbo frames MTU , number of ports required and the Switch name of course and which Physical Nic to attach Validate –

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Get-ScsiLun Info – PowerCLI

PS C:> Get-ScsiLun -VmHost $vmhost |FT — Get-VMHost $vmhost | Get-ScsiLun | Get-ScsiLunPath | select Name,ScsiLunId,ScsiLun,LunPath,State,ScsiCanonicalName | Export-Csv C:esxtopdatatest2.csv — Get-VMHost $vmhost | Get-ScsiLun | Get-ScsiLunPath | select Name,ScsiLunId,ScsiLun,LunPath,State,ScsiCanonicalName | ConvertTo-Html | Set-Content "C:esxtopdataresults.html"

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Troubleshoot complex storage solutions -Adding a SATP Rule

Adding SATP Rules: esxcli storage nmp satp rule add -s “ElGendiSATP” -V “ElGendiVendor” -M “ElGendiModel” -P “VMW_PSP_MRU”  I got this error: Error adding SATP user rule: Sysinfo error on operation returned status: name too long. Please see the Vmkernel log … Continue reading

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1.3 – Troubleshoot complex storage solutions

Perform command line configuration of multipathing options Change a multipath policy Troubleshoot common storage issues Disable a path with ESXCLI Changing SATP Default Policy of a device Changing Path Policy of a device Tag Devices as SSD Tag Devices as … Continue reading

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Installation Can’t Continue – Windows Assessment and Deployment Kit 8.1 not Detected

While installing System Centre Virtual Machine Manager 2012 on Windows 2012 R2 , you download the Windows® Assessment and Deployment Kit from http://go.microsoft.com/fwlink/?LinkId=246387. And you are SURE it’s installed but you get this error: Installation Can’t Continue – Windows Assessment … Continue reading

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