Deltinc
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This Product cannot be installed on a Domain Controller

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When start the Custom installation of the VMware vCenter Server/vCenter Single Sign-On on a VM (Windows Server 2012 Standard) am getting the following message "This Product cannot be installed on a Domain Controller".


LAB Scenario:

VMWare Fusion Pro 6.0.3

  • Windows Server 2012 Standard
  • SQL Server 2014

Pleas advice if you had experienced with this issue before and how you solved it.

Regards

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Deltinc
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Thanks for the information Tim.

I already performed the installation over a new VM without the Active Directory installed on it and now I can continue with the installation!

Regards

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schepp
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Hi,

see VMware KB: Installing vCenter Server 5.5 best practices

Installing vCenter on a Domain Controller is not supported

Regards

Tim

Deltinc
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Thanks for the information Tim.

I already performed the installation over a new VM without the Active Directory installed on it and now I can continue with the installation!

Regards

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AlexAllenExpedi
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VMware-viclient-all-5.5.0-1281650.exe /VSKIP_OS_CHECKS="1"


Unsupported, but it works.