two default gateways in VM server

I've set up a 2012 server on ESX 5.5. Initially it had a E100 intel adapter on it but I change it to a VMXnet3. Since then it shows two default gateways.  the first is 0.0.0.0 and the second it the correct one.  I've removed and added the card again but the same happens.

I've taken he DG IP out and it still shows 0.0.0.0.  How can I get rid of this extra DG?
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Muhammad MullaSystems AdministratorCommented:
Try a restart in between removing the NIC and re-adding it.
David SankovskySenior SysAdminCommented:
you can use the route delete command.

for example, if my route list looked like this:

Persistent Routes:
  Network Address          Netmask  Gateway Address  Metric
          0.0.0.0          0.0.0.0         10.7.0.1  Default
          0.0.0.0          0.0.0.0          192.168.71.28  Default

And I'd want to delete the 2nd route, I'd start CMD as an admministrator (With elevated permissions)

and then type route delete 0.0.0.0 mask 0.0.0.0 192.168.71.28

Hope that helps!
Andrew Hancock (VMware vExpert / EE MVE^2)VMware and Virtualization ConsultantCommented:
This is because the original adaptor, still exists as a phantom adaptor, in the devices.

(and always occurs!)

Remove ALL the Hidden Devices.

and this will correct the issue.

So, have you removed the PHANTOM/HIDDEN DEVICE ?

Do you know how to do this?

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David SankovskySenior SysAdminCommented:
This is because the original adaptor, still exists as a phantom adaptor, in the devices.

Remove ALL the Hidden Devices.

and this will correct the issue.

Agreed, that might also be the issue. if however you can't see the device even if you click show hidden devices, you can try this this command in CMD first:

set devmgr_show_nonpresent_devices=1

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wannabecraigAuthor Commented:
How do I remove hidden devices?  Do I ahve to do it from the command?
Is there somewhere I can see them before removing?
wannabecraigAuthor Commented:
Sorry, I see the hidden devices now.
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