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Solution: System Center Virtual Machine Manager Guest Services installation fails with Error 13206
When using System Center Virtual Machine Manager to install virtual guest services the job may fail with the following error. Error (13206) Virtual Machine Manager cannot locate the boot or system volume on virtual machine <virtual machine name>. The resulting virtual machine might not start or...
9 Aug 2010
KB: How to reinstall the System Center 2012 Virtual Machine Manager agent on a host with services deployed
Here’s a new Knowledge Base article we published. This one describes an event you may see when deleting a Favorite in AVIcode or System Center 2012 Operations Manager. ===== Symptoms Scenario: A Hyper-V host is managed by System Center 2012 Virtual Machine Manager (VMM) and it is hosting service templates...
16 May 2012
KB: System Center 2012 Virtual Machine Manager Setup fails to create child objects for DKM
Here’s a new Knowledge Base article we published. This one talks about an issue where installing VMM 2012 fails with “ Unable to create or access the Active Directory container CN=VMMDKM,DC=Domain,DC=local. Access is denied. Specify the distinguished name for the container and verify that you have genericRead...
18 Jun 2012
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Should SCVMM live inside a VM or on a physical server?
"Where should I install VMM, on a physical server or inside a VM and then add that same physical server as a managed host?" This is a common question from our customers regarding the placement of VMM. The answer is that either is a fully supported scenario . In fact, some of our customers want...
26 May 2009
Enabling full management of VMware with SCVMM
Internally and externally to Microsoft I have seen a number of issues around how to enabling full VMware Management using SCVMM. Most of the time people don’t understand that the reason they can’t create a VMware VM or migrate a VM from VMware environment to VMM library is because they have not done...
5 Jan 2009
Error message when trying to install the VMM Admin Console: "System Center Virtual Machine Manager requires Windows PowerShell 1.0 or 2.0"
When trying to install the System Center Virtual Machine Manager 2008 Administrator Console, it may fail during the Prerequisites Check with the following error message: To continue, you must complete all prerequisites. Resolve all error conditions listed below and the click Check Again. For more...
24 Aug 2009
Migrating from VMM 2008 Beta to VMM 2008
When migrating from SCVMM 2008 Beta to the final release bits (RTM), a utility is required in order to complete the process successfully. This tool is no longer posted on the Microsoft 'Connect' site, but is still available by request from Microsoft Support. The name of the utility is 'upgradev2beta...
8 Jan 2009
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