Search the VMware Knowledge Base (KB)
View by Article ID

VMotion Is Disabled After ESX Server Upgrade (1003060)

  • 21 Ratings

Details

After you upgrade from ESX Server 2.5 to ESX Server 3.5, VMotion is disabled and VMotion migrations are not made.

Solution

Re-enable VMotion on the host:
  1. Select the host in VI Client and navigate to the Networking section of its Configuration tab.
  2. Click the Properties link for the switch associated with the VMkernel port.
  3. In the switch Properties dialog box, select the appropriate network label and click Edit.
  4. Select the VMotion Enabled checkbox and click OK.
 

Additional Information

 
For translated versions of this article, see:

Request a Product Feature

To request a new product feature or to provide feedback on a VMware product, please visit the Request a Product Feature page.

Feedback

  • 21 Ratings

Did this article help you?
This article resolved my issue.
This article did not resolve my issue.
This article helped but additional information was required to resolve my issue.

What can we do to improve this information? (4000 or fewer characters)




Please enter the Captcha code before clicking Submit.
  • 21 Ratings
Actions
KB: