Troubleshooting bogus vCenter icons in VMware vSphere 5

To get rid of bogus red Exclamation Mark on the VMs


Restart Management agents in ESXi Using Direct Console User Interface (DCUI):

1.    Connect to the console of your ESXi host.

2.    Press F2 to customize the system.

3.    Log in as root.

4.    Use the Up/Down arrows to navigate to Troubleshooting Options > Restart Management Agents.

5.    Press Enter.

6.    Press F11 to restart the services.


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