KB: System Center 2012 Virtual Machine Manager Setup fails to create child objects for DKM

Here’s a new Knowledge Base article we published. This one talks about an issue where installing VMM 2012 fails with “Unable to create or access the Active Directory container CN=VMMDKM,DC=Domain,DC=local. Access is denied. Specify the distinguished name for the container and verify that you have genericRead|CreateChild|WriteProperty rights on the container” ===== Symptoms System Center 2012… Read more

KB: How to reinstall the System Center 2012 Virtual Machine Manager agent on a host with services deployed

Here’s a new Knowledge Base article we published. This one describes an event you may see when deleting a Favorite in AVIcode or System Center 2012 Operations Manager. ===== Symptoms Scenario: A Hyper-V host is managed by System Center 2012 Virtual Machine Manager (VMM) and it is hosting service templates. You want to reinstall the… Read more

Solution: System Center Virtual Machine Manager Guest Services installation fails with Error 13206

When using System Center Virtual Machine Manager to install virtual guest services the job may fail with the following error. Error (13206) Virtual Machine Manager cannot locate the boot or system volume on virtual machine <virtual machine name>. The resulting virtual machine might not start or operate properly. A trace of the job will contain… Read more