Misc

How Do I Create a Service with PXE Boot?
Question How can I use vCommander® to deploy virtual machines which take advantage of Preboot Execution Environment (PXE) for network booting? ...
Mon, 29 May, 2017 at 2:26 PM
Hosts and VMs Appear Under Incorrect vCenter Servers
Problem One or more hosts and VMs on the hosts appear to move between vCenter servers when viewed in vCommander®, when no change has taken place to t...
Mon, 29 May, 2017 at 2:25 PM
Configuring Log File Count and Size
By default, vCommander® will write 10 log files with a maximum size of 10 MB each before rolling over. This is configurable in the field by following t...
Mon, 17 Sep, 2018 at 12:47 PM
Why Are Customization Specs Not Appearing in vCommander®?
Each service or component available for request in the vCommander® Service Catalog may be configured with a VMWare customization specification, also ca...
Mon, 29 May, 2017 at 2:18 PM
Sanitizing the vCommander® Database
It’s not unusual for Embotics® Technical Support to request you provide a backup of your database as part of the troubleshooting process or when valida...
Mon, 1 Oct, 2018 at 4:22 PM
Configuring Default Details for Service Portal Users
By default, the following Details are presented for VMs on the Summary tab for Service Portal users: Annual Cost Primary Owner Login Created B...
Mon, 29 May, 2017 at 2:16 PM
Monitoring vCommander
vCommander® Application Server You can monitor the following on the vCommander Application Server: Windows Services vCommander instal...
Mon, 29 May, 2017 at 2:16 PM
Testing TCP Ports
As the hub of a multi-server ecosystem it's important to make sure that vCommander's network requirements have been met. Sometimes, even if y...
Mon, 29 May, 2017 at 2:15 PM
Confirming User Keystrokes for VM Access Sessions
Users may occasionally report that some keystrokes are not passing through to the VM client when connecting through vCommander®. It has never been Embotics&...
Mon, 29 May, 2017 at 2:15 PM
Resolving "Object Already Exists" Errors When Encrypting Credentials
Attempting to encrypt credentials to use when running PowerShell scripts, you receive an error similar to the following: New-Object : Exception calling ...
Mon, 29 May, 2017 at 2:15 PM