This could happen when you use VMware Server with SMB storage or otherwise. The error message is pretty self explanatory but here is how it can happen with VMware Server. Consider that VMware Server is installed on a machine which mounts SMB storage location with … Continue reading Exception: 1219 WNetAddConnection2 Multiple connections to a server or shared resource by the same user, using more than one user name, are not allowed. Disconnect all previous connections to the server or shared resource and try again.
This applies to Citrix XenServer 4.1, 4.01 and other Xen variants. Consider we have 3 images in the storage namely Redhat, Win2k3 and Win2k and you want to know the name of the VHD files in the storage. Xen has a convoluted way of relating … Continue reading Xen-Mapping OS image names with VHD files
Problem ------------ You have VMware Server intalled on Linux and you are not able to view console of the VM. You know that your VM is running as you can ping it, ssh it and you know that your resources are consumed. Sometimes, it could … Continue reading VMware Server on Linux – Console appears blank/black
Consider this. You want to integrate Salesforce into your Outlook 2007. You went to salesforce.com and downloaded 'Connect for Outlook'. Installed it and restarted Outlook several times but still not able to see the Salesforce Outlook buttons. Outlook 2007 has a strange way to put … Continue reading Salesforce plugin not visible in Outlook 2007
Problem After installing VMware Tools, you are still having a bad experience interacting with your Win2k8 or Vista VM. Firstly, it could be because you have not enabled full hardware accelaration. Please check you hardware acceleration settings to confirm that you have set it to … Continue reading VMware Server – Poor experience with Vista Windows VMs.
"Some things, such as themes, sounds, or background settings may not work correctly." blah blah blah There were several posts on the web but none of it could get me my Ubuntu working. What i suspect is that this is a very generic error message … Continue reading Ubuntu: There was an error starting the GNOME Settings Daemon.
Do you expereince slow data trasfers between your guest operating systems? Is data transfer between the host and guest also very slow? Are you getting megabyte trasefer rates even though your network adpaters are of gigabit speeds? Here is the solution. The slow trasfer rates … Continue reading VMware Server – Increasing speed of vmnets