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Error: Invalid configuration for device '0'.
By Pranay Jha | Jul 5, 2016 | In Tutorials | Update: Jul 6, 2016 | Total Views [ 1538 ]
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While enabling vNIC on Virtual Machine in dVS, it's giving Error: Invalid configuration for device '0'.

Virtual Machine NIC is showing disconnected(Image#1). When tried enabing, it's not getting connected and generating configuration error(Image#2).

(Image#1)

(Image#2)

Resolution:-

To resolve this issue, change current port being used by VM. Follow below steps to perform this:-

  • Go to Virtual Machine >> Edit Setting
  • Select Network Adapter.
  • Check Current using Port in Network Connection Section(Image#3).

  • Go to Home>> Inventory>> Networking
  • Expand related Distributed Switch and Click on Port Group being used by VM.
  • Select Port Group, Click on Ports tab in right panel.
  • Verify the available free port in that Port Group.
  • Again go back to Virtual Machine >> Edit Settings.
  • Click on "Switch to Advance Settings"(Image#3).
  • Enter New Port Number>> Click OK.
  • Now try connecting Network Adaptor, it should work.


(Image#3)


(Image#4)


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