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This is what I am doing on ESXi GUI. I can see the drives under Storage>Devices. When I try to add them, the GUI crashes with the error message shown in the last picture. Then I have to restart the GUI.

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24 minutes ago, schoondoggy said:

When did the disk show up in ESXi?

When you restart the the client, is the datastore setup and is the drive part of it?

 

It is there from first boot up, I just did not realize it was under the Devices tab.

 

Yes, when I restart the client the datastore setup does not show any drive under setup. See attached.

 

If I go to New Datastore, the drive does not show there as well.

 

 

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2 minutes ago, schoondoggy said:

If I get time later, I will see if I can try it on mine.

 

 

Thanks. I will be stepping back to vSphere 6.0 in the meantime. 

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2 minutes ago, Lord Raven said:

 

 

Thanks. I will be stepping back to vSphere 6.0 in the meantime. 

Did 6.0 work?

Have you tried a different browser for the client?

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8 minutes ago, schoondoggy said:

Did 6.0 work?

Have you tried a different browser for the client?

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I have not tried 6.0 since I got a license of 6.5 version I thought to use trial and see if it works. This is the error message detail when I try to add new datastore. This is ridiculous. I have come a long way to hit a wall. 

 

Great idea, I'll use a different browser next.

 

Edit: Just tried a different browser, did not work. Same error message.

 

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This is the Hypervisor I am using to be precise.

 

I could have used this but I did not, I knew you said once HPE one was not compatible.  

 

VMware-ESXi-6.5.0-OS-Release-4564106-HPE-650.9.6.0.28-Nov2016

 

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