Zerto Virtual Replication receives this information from the VM itself via VMware Tools. The retrieved computer name is then specified as the NETBIOS name in the customization package, which has a character limit of 15 for use within vCD. This limitation is documented in the VMware Documentation on Editing Virtual Machine Properties in vCloud Director.
Zerto: Failed. (failed to Set VM computer name exception=validation error on field 'computerName': String value has invalid format or length for [ID=urn:vcloud:vm:********-****-****-****-***********])Protection group failover test. Failure error MM/DD/YY HH:MM:SS ZertoTo learn more about Computer Name conventions and limitations, refer to the Microsoft KB article: Naming conventions in Active Directory for computers, domains, sites, and OUs
- Set the computer name to be 15 characters or fewer.
- Disable re-IP configuration for the VM in the VPG settings.