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If your DNS is not configured correctly this function will not work. I hadn't, but had just spotted an old post from Alan mentioning the | separator and have made the changes. Brandon says 29 November, 2010 at 22:34 @Kalyan As of ESXi 4.1 Tech Support Mode is officially supported. So, name resolution is always proper:) Thanks for your post Duncan:) Kalyan says 25 November, 2010 at 17:08 Hi Duncan, As you said this problem on ESXi servers. his comment is here

My Question is this; 1.) the windows scheduled task does not seem to take that format, or is assuming/truncating it to somecompany\john.smith. VMware Support reviewed the log files I had attached to my Service Request (SR) when I opened the case and had me try a few different things to fix the issue. The system returned: (22) Invalid argument The remote host or network may be down. As such I dont at all agree to use host entries. https://kb.vmware.com/kb/1021173

At F:\Scripts\vCheck\Plugins0 Connection Plugin for vCenter.ps1:101 char:70 + $VIVersion = ((Get-View ServiceInstance).Content.About.Version).Chars <<<< (0) + CategoryInfo : InvalidOperation: (Chars:String) [], RuntimeException + FullyQualifiedErrorId : InvokeMethodOnNull Reply danial lolo says: November 28, Thanks! Reply Sunil Patil says: March 28, 2016 at 10:20 Hello Alan, This is awesome script.. All the other files in the folder: /opt/vmware/aam/ha are also 1 year behind the working ESX host.

Reply Chandan says: July 1, 2013 at 11:09 Thanks Alan and everyone for this great tools. As the plugins have been moved out it makes this HTML report framework easy to adapt to other PowerShell enabled products like VMware vCD, Sharepoint, Exchange, vShield, VMware View, SQL, Active Thanks Mandeep Reply Michael J says: July 29, 2013 at 14:14 Just started playing with this, and it is great. Reply Mike says: April 9, 2013 at 14:17 When I put in the $VIConnection = Connect-VIServer $VIServer –user “AlternateUsername” –Pass “Alternatepassword” –Protocol Https it craps out and start giving me errors

I've just been in touch with 2 littles bugs in some plugin. I have really enjoyed your article. Join and Comment By clicking you are agreeing to Experts Exchange's Terms of Use. this content Solved Vshere 4.0 Error while running health check script Posted on 2009-11-18 VMware Miscellaneous 1 Verified Solution 7 Comments 3,417 Views Last Modified: 2012-05-08 Vsphere 4.0 error what is this and

I cant find it. Email check failed, please try again Sorry, your blog cannot share posts by email. This usually solves 75% of the issues. you need to change line 34 and the following ones like this : if (($global:DefaultVIServer).Version -cge "5.1"){$searchSpec = [VMware.Vim.VIConvert]::ToVim51($searchSpec)} elseif (($global:DefaultVIServer).Version -cge "5"){$searchSpec = [VMware.Vim.VIConvert]::ToVim50($searchSpec)} elseif (($global:DefaultVIServer).Version -cge "4.1"){$searchSpec = [VMware.Vim.VIConvert]::ToVim41($searchSpec)}

To ensure scripts are not affected by the change, use Set-PowerCLIConfiguration to set a value for the InvalidCertificateAction Get-View : 9/7/2013 6:16:38 PM Get-View View with Id ‘VirtualMachine -vm-280' was not http://vmtoday.com/2010/12/ha-errors-after-vsphere-4-1-upgrade/ while I'm all for accuracy this seems like a little much. At C:\vCheck-vSphere-master\vCheck-vSphere-master\Plugins\52 Datastore Consiste ncy.ps1:10 char:110 + $problemDatastoresObject = $VMHosts | ForEach .comment-metadata 2 | ForEach {$_.InputObject} | Sort Name | Select @ .comment-metadata 1},@ .comment-metadata 0} -Unique + CategoryInfo : Reply Jason says: September 26, 2013 at 11:27 Did you have any luck on this?

Tried inserting in several places but no luck. this content At C:\_pir\vCheck\Plugins2 Snapshot Information.ps1:83 char:45 + $collection = $collectionImpl.ReadNextTasks <<<< ($tasknumber) + CategoryInfo : InvalidOperation: (ReadNextTasks:String) [], RuntimeException + FullyQualifiedErrorId : InvokeMethodOnNull You cannot call a method on a null-valued expression. Hope this helps some other newbee like me!. Supply an argument that is not null or empty and then try the command again.

I upgrade one esx 4 to esx'i'4.1 and then added back in the same cluster where the other ESX 4.0 are residing. 1) Is it acceptable to have one ESXi-4.1 and The argumen t is null or empty. Right-click on each host and choose ‘Reconfigure for VMware HA' Disable & Re-enable HA on the cluster. weblink All Rights Reserved. あとで読む機能 あとで読むリストに追加しましょう。 ログイン ERROR The requested URL could not be retrieved The following error was encountered while trying to retrieve the URL: Connection to failed.

Thanks -Randy- Reply Surya Kiran says: April 30, 2013 at 01:15 vCheck -config asks your about the timeserver to use on the local machine. Reconfigure HA on your hosts. If not, fix and reconfigure for HA.

The server certificate is not valid.

I figured this out by applying the solution from KB Article: 1007234 which solves a different HA issue with the same solution. WARNING: THE DEFAULT BEHAVIOR UPON INVALID SERVER CERTIFICATE WILL CHANGE IN A FUTURE RELEASE. I'm running vCenter version 5.1.0 build 799731 and my esxs are in version 5.1.0 build 914609 Reply Cyril says: March 19, 2013 at 02:04 Ok Finally after one hour of debuging Enable HA on the cluster.

This script picks on the key known issues and potential issues scripted as plugins for various technologies written as PowerShell scripts and reports it all in one place so all you Review log files on vCenter Server and each host for glaring issues.  All Greek to me in this case…. Am I brave enough to find out? check over here No matter what contation of credentials I use it will not create the XML file.

After enabling remote tech support mode (SSH) on the ESXi host and then connecting in; Run the uninstall the Legato Automated Availability Manager script: ./opt/vmware/aam/VMware-aam-ha-uninstall.sh Then restart management services on the ESXi host: At C:\vCheck-vSphere-master\vCheck-vSphere-master\Plugins2 Snapshot Informati on.ps1:88 char:18 + $vm = Get-View <<<< $_.Entity + CategoryInfo : ObjectNotFound: (:) [Get-View], VimException + FullyQualifiedErrorId : Core_GetView_WriteNotFoundError,VMware.VimAutoma tion.ViCore.Cmdlets.Commands.DotNetInterop.GetVIView Get-Datastore : Cannot validate argument on parameter I changed the script as follows: # Start of Settings # VM Disk space left, set the percentage amount you would like to report on $MBFree = 20 # End of At C:\Scripts\vCheck-vSphere-master\Plugins2 Snapshot Information.ps1:112 char:34 + $Snapshots = @($VM | Get-Snapshot <<<< | Where {$_.Created -lt (($Date).AddDays(-$SnapshotAge))} | Get-SnapshotSummary) + CategoryInfo : InvalidData: (:) [Get-Snapshot], ParameterBindingValidationException + FullyQualifiedErrorId : ParameterArgumentValidationError,VMware.VimAutomation.ViCore.Cmdlets.Commands.GetSnapshot Reply

At C:\vCheck-vSphere-master\vCheck-vSphere-master\Plugins\52 Datastore Consiste ncy.ps1:10 char:78 + $problemDatastoresObject = $VMHosts | ForEach .comment-meta 9 | ForEach {$_.InputObject} | Sort Name | Select @ .comment-meta 8},@ .comment-meta 7} -Unique + CategoryInfo : The argumen t is null or empty. Reply Ryan Barlow says: September 2, 2016 at 09:04 Hello, I am having issues with the script not saving credentials. If so, wouldn't that just fail out the script?

I have to set it up for 8 x VC’s which isn’t that big an effort but seems rather than having to receive 8 emails with 8 separate reports, it would I've dealt with HA errors in the past, so I quickly jumped into my standard troubleshooting and quick-fixes proceedure: Verify host connectivity. Any ideas why the script doesn't recognise this..? At C:\_pir\vCheck\Plugins2 Snapshot Information.ps1:83 char:45 + $collection = $collectionImpl.ReadNextTasks <<<< ($tasknumber) + CategoryInfo : InvalidOperation: (ReadNextTasks:String) [], RuntimeException + FullyQualifiedErrorId : InvokeMethodOnNull You cannot call a method on a null-valued expression.

And yes, quite a lifesaver this post, almost spent 2 full days troubleshooting it. At C:\vCheck-vSphere-master\vCheck-vSphere-master\Plugins\52 Datastore Consiste ncy.ps1:10 char:110 + $problemDatastoresObject = $VMHosts | ForEach .comment-metadata 8 | ForEach {$_.InputObject} | Sort Name | Select @ .comment-metadata 7},@ .comment-metadata 6} -Unique + CategoryInfo : Reply James says: October 17, 2013 at 13:49 I don't know what I could be doing wrong, but anytime that I try to run this, I'm getting a bunch of errors I think these two additions would be widely used.

Contact me if you need more details. This script is not to be confused with an Audit script, although the reporting framework can also be used for auditing scripts too.  I don't want to remind you that you At D:\Scripts\vCheck\vCheck.ps1:659 char:42 + Write-Host $lang.pluginBegin -foreground $host.PrivateData.WarningForegroundColo … + ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ + CategoryInfo : InvalidArgument: (:) [Write-Host], ParameterBindingException + FullyQualifiedErrorId : CannotConvertArgumentNoMessage,Microsoft.PowerShell.Commands.WriteHostCommand Can you please let me know what can be