Getting black screen connecting to VMware View desktops?

Did come across this on the forums and seems fairly ubiquitous insofar as reports. Symptoms If you recently: i) upgraded to version 6.0 Update 1 for ESXi ii) Running the latest VMware Tools for View Desktops iii) But have an older view agent installed Will see in the PCOIP logs (<drive letter>\ProgramData\VMware\VDM\logs LVL:0 RC:0 EXTERN :svga_devtap ==> second render … More Getting black screen connecting to VMware View desktops?

VSphere 6 / PVS target devices not booting? Here’s what to check

ESXi VM hardware versions 10 and 11 include a SATA controller for CD/DVD by default. If the SATA and SCSI controller are present on the PVS Target Device, the target will fail to boot. PVS relies on the SCSI controller, SATA is the only one that can be removed. To resolve this issue, change the … More VSphere 6 / PVS target devices not booting? Here’s what to check

ESXi tip: how to configure hosts to offload their logs to a collector server from the command line

Diagnostics information can be sent to a remote host instead, or in addition to the local store. This information is useful for troubleshooting host failures. Here is how to configure from the command prompt in 7 easy steps: To configure hosts for Netdump with the command line, perform the following steps: 1.Open a console session … More ESXi tip: how to configure hosts to offload their logs to a collector server from the command line