Category Archives: ESX vSphere 4.*

VMware ESX 4.1, Patch Release ESX410-201204001

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Details Release Date: April 26, 2012 Download Filename ESX410-201204001.zip Build 659051 Download Size 431.0 MB Host Reboot Required: Yes Virtual Machine Migration or Shutdown Required: Yes Bulletin ID Classification Knowledge Base Article ESX410-201204401-SG Security KB 2013067 ESX410-201204402-SG Security KB 2014988 …

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General Availability of VMware ESX 4.0 Patch

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VMware is pleased to inform you that a new VMware ESX 4.0 Patch is available as of March 30, 2012. Improvements and issues resolved in this patch: • Fixes a situation with an ESX host generating excessive Reverse Address Resolution …

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Changing the name of an ESX host

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Symptoms name-resolution-esx  service-console-hostname Purpose This article provides steps to change the name of a VMware ESX host. Resolution To rename a VMware ESX host: If the ESX host is part of a Cluster, remove it from the cluster. If the …

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Viewing Active Snapshots in a list

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You will require VMware PowerCLi installated on your machine for this. It is a simple download. 1. Open the VMware vSphere PowerCLi from your start menu. 2. Type Connect-VIServer “vCenter-server-name”and press enter. 3. You are now connected to the vCenter …

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vSphere Client Copy and Paste to VM

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Clipboard Copy and Paste option is disabled in vSphere Client 4.1 Symptoms •Cannot copy and paste from the virtual machine remote console to the system in which the vSphere client is installed •The Copy and Paste options are disabled in …

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ESX console commands

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ESX Host in maintenance zetten: vimsh -n -e /hostsvc/maintenance_mode_enter ESX Host uit maintenance halen: vimsh -n -e /hostsvc/maintenance_mode_exit ESX versie opvragen: vmware -v ESX Host update command: esxupdate –bundle=upgrade-from-esx4.0-to-4.1-update01-348481.zip update ESX VM starten via command: o Login to the service …

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