How to fix “inaccessible” virtual machines in VMware ESX

How to fix “inaccessible” virtual machines in VMware ESX Occasionally my storage goes offline, this can put VMware ESXi into a bit of a spin if your VM guests are hosted on the storage that went offline. The guests on the datastore will be greyed out with “(inaccessible)” next to them. There is a quick… Read more »

Sharing .VMDKs on VM’s in VMware ESX

Recently I had to create a vmdk disk to share between two Microsoft Clustering servers. The purposes was to be utilised for a Quorum disk and found it isn’t as simple as creating a disk and attaching to the other host. This was done on a Microsoft 2008 R2 Server however it is dependent on… Read more »