"0xe00095a6 - The operation failed because the virtual center or ESX server reported a problem with the virtual machine's current state. For example, the virtual machine configuration information is not available".

Article:TECH176401  |  Created: 2011-12-07  |  Updated: 2012-03-17  |  Article URL http://www.symantec.com/docs/TECH176401
Article Type
Technical Solution


Issue



Getting error message "0xe00095a6 - The operation failed because the virtual center or ESX server reported a problem with the virtual machine's current state. For example, the virtual machine configuration information is not available" while performing backups on Virtual Machine.
 


Error



 "0xe00095a6 - The operation failed because the virtual center or ESX server reported a problem with the virtual machine's current state. For example, the virtual machine configuration information is not available".
 


Cause



PCI device might have been configured in pass through mode in VM's.

When right clicking on Virtual Machine > Snapshot > Take Snapshot might be Disabled.
 


Solution



1. Right Click on the affected Virtual Machine > Edit Settings > PCI Device - Click Remove.

2. Then, Click Add > USB Controller > Next > Finish.

3. Reboot the Virtual Machine.

 


Supplemental Materials

SourceError Code
Value0xe00095a6
Description

The operation failed because the virtual center or ESX server reported a problem with the virtual machine's current state.



Article URL http://www.symantec.com/docs/TECH176401


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