Article number
000003797
Affected Versions
All
Source Hypervisor
All
Target Hypervisor
All

Adding a VM to an existing VPG is not allowed when changing datastore

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Root Cause

This error is most likely due to a VPG Validation failure after updating the VPG.

Symptoms

Adding a VM to an existing VPG throws the following error, "A VM cannot be added to the VPG. This is not allowed when you change a datastore."

Solution

  1. Edit the VPG that user is trying to add the VM
  2. Click 'Done' and wait until the VPG update has completed
  3. After the VPG update task has completed, add the VM to the VPG and click 'Done'.