I have a vSphere 5.1.0 server. I'm trying to DirectPath a USB drive to a VM (I've tried this on multiple identical servers with the same results). I go to Configuration -> Advanced Settings -> Properties and check the box for both USB controllers ("Intel Corporation Patsburg USB2 Enhanced Host Controller."
After a few I refresh and they show up there but tell me I have to reboot the host for them to work. Upon rebooting the host they are no longer listed in that section, so they can't be added to a VM. I'm a little lost on what to do.
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In this article, I will show you HOW TO: Install VMware Tools for Windows on a VMware Windows virtual machine on a VMware vSphere Hypervisor 6.5 (ESXi 6.5) Host Server, using the VMware Host Client. The virtual machine has Windows Server 2016 instal…
Teach the user how to rename, unmount, delete and upgrade VMFS datastores.
Open vSphere Web Client: Rename VMFS and NFS datastores: Upgrade VMFS-3 volume to VMFS-5: Unmount VMFS datastore: Delete a VMFS datastore:
Teach the user how to join ESXi hosts to Active Directory domains
Open vSphere Client: Join ESXi host to AD domain: Verify ESXi computer account in AD: Configure permissions for domain user in ESXi: Test domain user login to ESXi host: