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Take ESX Console screenshot 1.4.7

This script uses CreateScreenshot_Task of an ESXi virtual machine through vCenter. The screenshot is the moved from the datastore folder of the VM to a location of choice. Screenshots are placed in the virtual machine configuration folder by default. The script moves the screenshot to the desired target folder. For these steps to succeed the account running the script needs the following priviliges: 1. Virtual Machine - Interaction - Create screenshot 2. Datastore - Browse Datastore 3. Datastore - Low level file operations tags:esx, vmware, screenshot, vsphere
Created: 2020-02-26
Modified: 2020-08-05
Creator: Ton de Vreede
Downloads: 6

Disable or Enable SSH on an VMware ESXi host 1.2.25

Using PowerCLI, Connect to vCenter and start or stop the SSH service on a host. Notet that , the computer running this script must have PowerCLI, and vCenter credentails are required during script execution. tags:$HypervisorPlatform="VMware",$SSHenabled
Created: 2019-10-04
Modified: 2019-10-04
Creator: mc
Downloads: 37

Set VM resource allocation level 1.0.2

This script will change the resource allocation of a given vSphere VM. By default, the allocation is increased one 'SharesLevel' for CPU, HDD, Memory or all three. If the SharesLevel for a resource is 'Custom' this will not be changed. ALL hard disks will be set to a new SharesLevel based on the current level of the FIRST disk. Example, script is set to Increase level for All resources: CPU SharesLevel 'Normal' ---> CPU ShareLevel 'High' Memory SharesLevel 'Custom' ---> Memory SharesLevel 'Custom' FIRST HDD SharesLevel 'Low', SECOND HDD SharesLevel 'Normal' ---> ALL HDD SharesLevel 'Normal' tags:vmware,resource allocation,performance,cpu,disk,ram,vcpu,vsphere
Created: 2019-03-19
Modified: 2019-03-19
Creator: Ton de Vreede
Downloads: 17

Show display adapter details 1.3.3

Gets the details of the display adapter/s installed in the computer. tags:display,gpu
Created: 2018-12-02
Modified: 2018-12-17
Creator: Ton de Vreede
Downloads: 55