Microsoft’s ‘Convenience’ update breaks #VMware networking

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Harwen-Simple-Network-Drive-offlineTwo days ago, Microsoft recently released a “Convenience Update” patch for Windows 7 and Windows Server 2008 R2 SP1. This update has incompatibility issues with virtual machines running on the VMware vSphere virtualization platform. This incompatibility is confined to one specific configuration scenario: It impacts VMs that use the VMware VMXNet3 virtual network adapter type. Please note, it involves this update by Microsoft As most of us out there use this network adapter, it can become quite an issue if you roll this out over your VM’s. Basically, they will become unresponsive at the network. On the [ … ]

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