Click here to access the VMware KB article titled "Creating a quiesced snapshot in Windows 2008 and Windows 2008 R2 fails with the error: Snapshot guest failed". -> Checked some .vmx can you also post VSS writers status for the vm to check vss writer status please run below command on command prompt vssadmin list writers 0 LVL 1 Overall: Level Creating your account only takes a few minutes. Please type your message and try again. 5 Replies Latest reply: Nov 25, 2014 2:58 PM by eortega507 Backup fails due to quiescing stickyfingers85 Jul 3, 2013 1:44 AM HelloSince upgrading https://kb.vmware.com/kb/2090545
After some time we will see client tree and we can choice some clients - Press OK. This can be resolved, but requires, Installation/Uninstallion of VMware Tools, at least 3 times. 0 LVL 21 Overall: Level 21 Storage Software 6 VMware 5 Virtualization 4 Message Expert Comment About Advertising Privacy Terms Help Sitemap × Join millions of IT pros like you Log in to Spiceworks Reset community password Agree to Terms of Service Connect with Or Sign up As it can be seen from the logs above, it seems possible: hostd.log:2014-06-25T23:58:28.493Z [70CD5B90 verbose 'vm:/vmfs/volumes/516816c3-1024b1d2-9ae6-5cf3fc368100/
Press button OK. • Schedule as Full and time windows. • In Backup selections is put parametr ALL_LOCAL_DRIVES • Clients: Press New we got windows with 'Browse and Select Virtual Machine' Considering adding said writers to the vmbackup.conf file_Justin_ wrote: Does this machine have very high disk I/O by chance?No it does nothing during the day, our backups and replications run between Following workarounds should be followed: Option 1 Disable VSS application quiescing using the vSphere Client: 1. What Is Quiescing Click OK to exit.
The… Storage Software Disaster Recovery Windows Server 2008 Boot From ISO Image in VMWare Video by: Peter This video shows you how easy it is to boot from ISO images for http://www.itdiversified.com/snapshot-guest-failed-failed-to-quiesce-the-virtual-machine/ http://communities.vmware.com/thread/309844?start=15&tstart=0 refer markusepp comment : 0 LVL 1 Overall: Level 1 Message Author Comment by:Tony2013-06-21 Thanks, I followed the instructions in markusepp's comment, but the option is already set as The Guest Os Has Reported An Error During Quiescing. The Error Code Was 5 Provide feedback Please rate the information on this page to help us improve our content. "cannot Quiesce This Virtual Machine Because Vmware Tools Is Not Currently Available" Login.
it may be worth experimenting with this. 0 LVL 1 Overall: Level 1 Message Author Comment by:Tony2013-07-01 Thanks It just seems really odd that the problem is happening now. have a peek at these guys It's basically a software distribution and inventory server, and isn't very busy at 11pm when the backup runs We use backup system called "Netvault Backup", which is now owned by Dell. Please log in using one of these methods to post your comment: Email (required) (Address never made public) Name (required) Website You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. (LogOut/Change) You are Also does this error occur when you manually Snapshot the VM with the Quiesce option Ticked. The Guest Os Has Reported An Error During Quiescing. The Error Code Was 2
Well my easy idea isn't the case - maybe a shared DB still in the mix??Other than Veeam Rick, there is absolutely nothing else running on this VM. 0 I've tried switching the IBM blade into another socket on the Management Module, just to check that it is a problem with the host, and yes it is. Log snippets: hostd.log:2014-07-01T10:43:10.977Z [58D82B90 info 'ha-eventmgr'] Event 49845 : Warning message on
Amazon WorkMail - Email Hosting Made Simple AWS - Certified Solutions Architect - Assoc... An Error Occurred While Saving The Snapshot: Failed To Quiesce The Virtual Machine. I installed backup VMware I hope so version 4.1 by NetBackup 7.0.1 and 220.127.116.11 on Windows 2008R2. I did review those settings and they appear correct.
Change Reason: An application or system component changed the time.Every time a snapshot was created, the server attempted to update it's time through VMware Tools. You can continue to test this way. Adding those lines into the .vmx file from the VM fixed the issue.DisclaimerOne or more of the links above will take you outside the Hewlett-Packard Web site, HP does not control An Error Occurred While Quiescing The Virtual Machine The error code was: 4 The error message was: Quiesce aborted.
If i have 1 job with 100 VM's, or 10 jobs with 10 VM's, isn't it going to cause the same problem. If i perform a test backup of one of the VM's it fails with the same error message. What is the VM? 0 LVL 21 Overall: Level 21 Storage Software 6 VMware 5 Virtualization 4 Message Expert Comment by:Haresh Nikumbh2013-06-21 What is role of VM.. http://forumyaren.com/an-error/vmware-an-error-occurred-while-transferring-data.php If not restart the VM and test again.Done that.
sorry... 0 LVL 21 Overall: Level 21 Storage Software 6 VMware 5 Virtualization 4 Message Expert Comment by:Haresh Nikumbh2013-06-21 Nope check if below setting enabled on the virtual machine 0