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adding host to vCenter times out

Ben Conner
Ben Conner asked
Last Modified: 2015-10-12

I had to move a local vSphere host to a colo facility, while leaving vCenter here at the office.  I mapped an external IP address on port 443 to it and can see it with the vSphere client in stand-alone mode.  Trying to add it to vCenter doesn't work; it seems to see it but then times out when trying to complete the importing.  I'm assuming I need to open more ports for vCenter's use, or is this something else I'm missing?

vSphere 5.5.0 and vCenter 5.5.0 build 2001466


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