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ISSUE: Guest virtual machines are not shown in AhsayOBM backup source when creating a VMware Workstation backup set

Article ID: 5205
Reviewed: 12/10/2016

Product Version:
AhsayOBM: 7.5.0.0 or above
OS: Windows

Problem Description

When creating a VMware Workstation backup set no guest virtual machines are shown in the AhsayOBM backup source.


Even though the guest virtual machines are available in the VMware Workstation UI.


Cause:
This is a VMware Workstation configuration issue, the virtual machine sharing and remote access setting have not been enabled.

Resolution

On the VMware Workstation UI:

1. Go to [Edit]>[Preferences]>[Shared VMs].
2. Click on [Enable Sharing] and then [OK] to confirm.


Keywords

VMware Workstation, virtual machine sharing, backup source, VM, configuration

public/5205_issue/guest_virtual_machines_are_not_shown_in_ahsayobm_backup_source_when_creating_a_vmware_workstation_backup_set.txt · Last modified: 2018/06/27 18:27 by mike.gong