iOS 9.2 is now out. There seems to quite a few fixes in it. As always I am not doing an over the air (OTA) upgrade but rather one connected to iTunes. As I update devices I will update this article with how well it goes. And as always I have my iTunes configured so … Continue reading iOS 9.2 is GA
Hello all, I hope everyone is doing well on this weekend. I hope that everyone had an interesting and rewarding week as well. I have been at home for two weeks and that is always good. Back on the road tomorrow. I had some odd articles this week - like this and this. I don't … Continue reading Newsletter: December 5, 2015
I recently saw this error and it was while I was trying to deploy an OVA file from a vendor. This is one I have not seen before - not even a twinge of memory on it. Since this happened during deploy of an OVA I thought I would try expanding the OVA. I use … Continue reading A vCenter Server resource is missing or invalid
Some time ago I had an issue where I needed to provide access to my boss into my lab. No big deal - just entitle him to a View pool. But it did not work. It ended up stuck forever in customizing when viewed from the View Admin. So of course that means test it … Continue reading Not able to deploy Windows 7 from vSphere Template successfully – damnit!
I need to turn this R720 into a Windows server to do some Hyper-V stuff. First I had an issue with ISO booting in iDRAC, and then when I got to the point in the setup for dealing with the disk it had problems with my HDD and SSD. This was an ex-ESXi box, so … Continue reading Installing Win2K12 R2 on my Dell R720
Hi all, This has been a weak of hardship. Lots of frustration on making things work. So when I say I will deal with it Monday in HQ, it is a load off. Now I can catch up on something else - hopefully completely in my space and maybe a little less frustration. I need … Continue reading Trouble with iDRAC7 booting to ISO