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I have a VM, that I powered off but it is showing in vmware as still powered on.  I am unable to migrate or move it, error says this is not allowed in its current state.  It is definitely powered off, but I cant figure out how to get it powered back on now?

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Restart the Network Management Agents on the host VMware 4.0 server.
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Will this shut down the other vm's?  How do i prevent them from rebooting?

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No it will not affect the running of any other VMs.

How do you prevent them from rebooting?

whats going to reboot?
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No, won't affect 'power state' of other VMs, but host WILL show as 'disconnected' briefly. Should be almost non-disruptive to production though.

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thanks all, this fixed the issue immediately!
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no problems, its a very common issue.
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