vCenter “Virtual machine(s) invalid”


vCenter “Virtual machine(s) invalid”


  1. Check VM is hosted at which ESXi server.
  2. Login to ESXi server using SSH (example using Putty).
  3. check “Invalid VM” only using grep command vim-cmd vmsvc/getallvms | grep invalid 

    Invalid VM UPDATE

  4. Note three/four digit VM ID number(189) for the VM you wish to repair
  5. Type the reload command, to replace <VM ID> vim-cmd vmsvc/reload <VM ID>

  6. Virtual Machine will be Back to normal and PowerON hidden button start appear.
  7. PowerON virtual machine.





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