vCheck to be used for vSphere 5.5

Need to configure vCheck daily report for my infra running on vSphere 5.5..tried to configure the same with vcheck.ps1..but script getting failed..is there any specific config required for 5.5 ?

any more file required to be downloaded form url - https://github.com/alanrenouf/vCheck-vSphere

or if any other free tool we can use for daily report..as we get using vCheck ?
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Zephyr ICTCloud ArchitectCommented:
Do you have any error messages? What is failing exactly?
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Andrew Hancock (VMware vExpert / EE MVE^2)VMware and Virtualization ConsultantCommented:
Try this free tool

http://www.opvizor.com/

also there is another script...

see here

VMware vSphere Health Check Report v5.1.0

The issue with many of these community scripts, they are home grown, and community supported, and often break.

You may have better luck with the scripts in

VMware Community Pack

http://www.virtu-al.net/featured-scripts/vmware-powerpack/

A health check report also exists in the above pack.
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patronAuthor Commented:
Thanks Andrew..but this general tab is not coming even after adding this pack in gui which has that vcheck script in it?
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Andrew Hancock (VMware vExpert / EE MVE^2)VMware and Virtualization ConsultantCommented:
You have made sure that you have connected to vCenter Server, using the VMware PowerGUI Pack.
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patronAuthor Commented:
And i am using the same vCheck earlier used for 5.1  only changed vc name under file Global variables.ps1
then  executed vCheck.ps1

got few warning like..."Host Property of vm type is depreciated ,Use the VMHOST Property "  and got it completed

but result is only showing 2 entries that 2 of vms have no vm tool installed? no other data in report?
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patronAuthor Commented:
yes i am connected to VC..as no option visible using powergui for general tab and when trying to run vcheck script using power shell ..result is showing status for 2 vms with no vmtools?
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Andrew Hancock (VMware vExpert / EE MVE^2)VMware and Virtualization ConsultantCommented:
Please screenshot your PowerGUI, so I can what modules you have available.
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patronAuthor Commented:
please find attached snap for tab i am missing ..any other version i have to use for 5.5 ?
General-Tab-missing.jpg
option-i-have-in-powergui.jpg
community-pack-version.jpg
powergui-version.jpg
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Andrew Hancock (VMware vExpert / EE MVE^2)VMware and Virtualization ConsultantCommented:
Very quickly, maybe this has been removed from the VMware Community Pack!

I've got it in my version!
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patronAuthor Commented:
strange..please advise if any other way we can get this configured for 5.5 ?

 and what if we go with http://www.opvizor.com/ is it secure and ok to be used for my prod environment?
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Andrew Hancock (VMware vExpert / EE MVE^2)VMware and Virtualization ConsultantCommented:
http://www.opvizor.com/

We've use it.

You would have to find an older version of VMware Community Pack.

This is the issue with Community Generated FREE scripts, you could try and contact the author of the script.
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Andrew Hancock (VMware vExpert / EE MVE^2)VMware and Virtualization ConsultantCommented:
A follow-up, just checked a recent installation, and vCheck has now been removed from the Community Plugin.

No idea why, I would contact the Author.
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patronAuthor Commented:
Thanks,now i am able to use updated vcheck script for 5.5,but not in gui as earlier it was
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patronAuthor Commented:
Thanks
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