Showing posts from April, 2016

vSphere/PowerCLI: Convert to Virtual Machine is Greyed Out

Summary: Assuming permissions are correct, this occurred in my environment, but unsure as to why.  Regardless, this is a script you can use to re-register multiple templates to your vCenter's inventory. It will simply get a list of templates, their folder location, host, etc, remove it from inventory and re-add it back exactly where it was.  This is in relation to KB2037005

vSphere: Beta Program

VMware is opening applications to participate in their vSphere Beta Program to anyone who has 5.5 and/or 6.0 deployed in their environments.  Even if partially. There are quite a number of expectations so be prepared to really engage w/ VMware: Online acceptance of the Master Software Beta Test Agreement will be required prior to visiting the Private Beta Community Install beta software  within 3 days  of receiving access to the beta product Provide feedback within the first 4 weeks of the beta program Submit Support Requests for bugs, issues and feature requests Complete surveys and beta test assignments Participate in the private beta discussion forum and conference calls The obvious and not so obvious benefits are as follows: Receive early access to the vSphere Beta products Interact with the vSphere Beta team consisting of Product Managers, Engineers, Technical Support, and Technical Writers Provide direct input on product functionality, configurability, usability,