kr0490
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Contributor

transport (vmdb) error -45: failed to connect to peer process when trying to start a VM

I just moved my windows 10 VM to a new datastore, and then re registered it. But now when i try to start it, it give the error

transport (vmdb) error -45: failed to connect to peer process.

Any ideas what to do for this?

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conyards
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This could be related to a number of things;

I would suggest investigating the using the information from the following links;

Terence Luk: Unable to power on virtual machines on ESXi host with the error: "Invalid or unsupporte...

or

Transport (VMDB) error -45: Failed to connect to peer process

Hope that helps as a starting point at least.

Simon

https://virtual-simon.co.uk/
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RajeevVCP4
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Expert

Please provide vmware.log or try this KB 2120703

Rajeev Chauhan
VCIX-DCV6.5/VSAN/VXRAIL
Please mark help full or correct if my answer is use full for you
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Kamuthiking
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Check the below thread

On VM opening : "Cannot find a valid peer process to connect to" or "Transport (VMDB) error -32" / "...

Will be easy for us if you provide vmware log

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