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Unable to take snapshot of a virtual machine with DHCP as the primary interface (1034034)

Details

An error message similar to the following appears on the virtual machine Console page:
INFO Page.AkimbiPage - AkimbiPage OnInit caught and exception System.NullReferenceException: Object reference not set to an instance of an object.

This issue occurs if the virtual machine is using DHCP and you perform any of the following tasks:

  • Set a revert point.
  • Revert to a snapshot.
  • Deploy an undeployed virtual machine.

Solution

Perform the Snapshot, Revert, and Delpoy operation from one of the following pages:
  • Configuration page
    This page shows a table view of the virtual machines in a configuration.
  • Show Consoles page
    This page shows the consoles of all virtual machines in the configuration.

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