ESX/ESXi host displays warning message when test condition is false
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ESX/ESXi host displays warning message when test condition is false


Article ID: 308058


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VMware vCenter Server VMware vSphere ESXi


  • Host displays a warning in the Summary or Alarms tab, even though the test condition is false, that is similar to:
Host hostname currently has no management network redundancy
  • The above error message displays in the Summary tab for the host, even though there are two available uplinks for the vSwitch hosting the Service Console/VMkernel Port Management Network, providing a redundancy.
Note: This also applies to the alarm definitions for any object, e.g. memory/CPU usage.


VMware vSphere ESXi 5.1
VMware vSphere ESXi 5.0
VMware vSphere ESXi 6.0
VMware vSphere ESXi 5.5
VMware vCenter Server 6.0.x
VMware ESX 4.1.x
VMware vCenter Server 4.1.x
VMware ESXi 4.1.x Installable
VMware vCenter Server 5.1.x
VMware vCenter Server 5.0.x
VMware vCenter Server 5.5.x


To resolve this issue, use one of these methods after confirming network configuration:

Additional Information

Using Tech Support Mode in ESXi 4.1, ESXi 5.x, and ESXi 6.x
Configuring High Availability on a HA/DRS cluster fails with the error: error while running health check script
テスト条件が false のとき、ESX/ESXi ホストに警告メッセージが表示される
当测试状况为 false 时,ESX/ESXi 主机显示警告消息