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VMWARE VCENTER if you have to re-install what do you lose?

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If you have a VCENTER 5.5 with a separate DB server , an you have to reinstall the vcenter what do you loose

VDS?

Storage?

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Is this a complete new install to a new Database ?
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i have an existing DB that is good , this is a "what if" question

thanks!
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Andrew Hancock (VMware vExpert / EE MVE^2) earned 2000 total points
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So, when you re-install it will use the existing database ?

If so, vCenter Server will detect that it's an existing database, and give you the option to re-create a fresh database, or use an existing populated database.

So, it will use ALL the existing data, and nothing will be lost or reset.
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that is the answer i needed !!!!

thanks once again Andrew!
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yeah!!!!!
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