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Virtual machine consolidation needed alarm (2061896)

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This is one of a series of KB articles that provide information about default vSphere alarms for virtual machines. Default vSphere alarms are set on the vCenter Server level and propagated to all child objects in the inventory.

Alarm name
Trigger conditions
Virtual machine consolidation needed error
  • Virtual machine disks consolidation needed
  • Virtual machine disks consolidation no longer needed
No actions are defined.


Consolidate the disks of the virtual machine. See Using Snapshots to Manage Virtual Machines.

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