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VMM SCO SMA WAP - Solutions and Guidance

 

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                                           VMM SCO SMA WAP - Solutions and Guidance

  • P2V fails with GPT disk using EFI boot

    Some new x64 systems boot from a GPT disk that contains an EFI or UEFI boot partition with an EFI BIOS. Traditionally this meant that the system was of Itanium architecture. SCVMM does not support P2V of Itanium systems as is documented in 'P2V: Requirements...
  • VM does not Boot Following P2V or Disk2VHD

    So you perform a successful P2V using SCVMM. Or perhaps you use it’s cousin, ‘ Disk2VHD ’ from Sysinternals. All is well until you boot the new VM… FAILURE. For those situations where you simply get a black screen, maybe with a blinking cursor but definitely...
  • TCP/IP Conflict with Ghosted NIC: Legacy to Synthetic NIC

    As far back as Windows 95 there has been the problem of more than one NIC with the same IP address. Simply, you cannot should not do this. Most often this is seen when a computer has a static IP assigned to a NIC, then that NIC is removed (physical or...

October, 2011

October, 2011