Category Archives: vSphere

Playing with nVIDIA GRID on VMware and Citrix accelerated graphics remoting solutions – Get Started User Guides

{Firstly, apologies to all the readers for the delay in sharing this through my blog though it is available online. Thought before it disappears online or the URLs goes missing or bad, i should record it in my blog.} I … Continue reading

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vSphere Web Client – session timeout and navigator animation

While working using vSphere 5.5 Web Client, the session logs you out after a specific time period, in other words, the session timed out and you need to re-login back. This is good from a specific perspective so for users this is … Continue reading

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Xendesktop 7.5 – cannot connect to the vcenter server due to a certificate error

This is a repeat of one of my previous blog. The intention to re-write the blog is for following reasons: The issue still persists with the latest version of XenDesktop Edition i.e. 7.5 with Windows Server 2012 R2 environment. The … Continue reading

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vCenter Server generates IPv6 address starting with 2002

Scenario While troubleshooting communication error & conflicts on one of the production vCenter Server, stumped into this issue. Even though the IPv6 is unchecked under IP/DNS properties windows, the server generates a IPv6 address that starts with 2002. You can see … Continue reading

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VMware VirtualCenter 5.5 Server service fails to start with the error: The password for user account ‘username’ has expired

Thought this may come handy for people who are planning for either an upgrade or migration from older version of vSphere to the latest 5.5, so sharing this scenario: Scenario When you try to connect to vCenter using the vsphere … Continue reading

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How to: Enable VMware vSphere Web Client

What is and Why you need vSphere Web Client The VMware vSphere Web Client installs the Web Client server, which allows you to connect, via web browser, to an ESXi host through vCenter Server. With vSphere 5.5, web client is … Continue reading

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XenDesktop Studio error: The infrastructure is not responding…

Scenario For the first time when you run the Site Configuration wizard in the Desktop Studio management console, at a point where you need to set the Host Connection, you provide your hypervisor information (in this case, it is VMware … Continue reading

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