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mia_tech
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running into trouble with install of vsphere 4.0

guys, I'm trying to install vSphere 4.0, but stop at (Local Storage....) is the problem the storage controller?....

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AndreTheGiant
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Probably yes.

Check HCL.

And try to install ESXi on a USB keys, if it works, than the problem is an unsupported storage controller.

Andre

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AnatolyVilchins

Yeah, agree with Giant.

Also check this:

Installing ESX 4.0 and vCenter 4.0 best practices

And this:

http://www.vmware.com/support/product-support/vsphere/ - there are few docs about troubleshooting

iSCSI Software Support Department

http://www.starwindsoftware.com

Kind Regards, Anatoly Vilchinsky
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mia_tech
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yeah, I tried installing ESXi on a usb stick, but didn't work either, didn't recognized my ethernet cards intel 100/1000 pro... that's why I swtiched to vsphere. I had better luck with ESX 3.5 than ESXi.... I'll check the links you guys posted, and I'll let you guys know how it went

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