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232054 - How to revert User Homepage to unset

After defining a homepage for a user, there is no option to clear the value. The homepage for a user can only be a defined page and not 'unset...

Created: August 14, 2017
231924 - Ignore optical drive in "Disk Free Space" rule

"Disk Free Space" rule fires alarms for Optical drives. <img alt="" height="500" src="https://prod-support-images-cfm.s3.amazonaws.com/KB_1...

Created: August 8, 2017
231813 - After upgrading to FMS 5.7.5.8, performance slowness and Fglam upgrade failures occurred

After upgrading to Foglight Management Server (FMS) 5.7.5.8, the login page takes a lot of time to load and once logged in, navigating to...

Created: August 3, 2017
231924 - Ignore optical drive in "Disk Free Space" rule

"Disk Free Space" rule fires alarms for Optical drives. <img alt="" height="500" src="https://prod-support-images-cfm.s3.amazonaws.com/KB_1...

Created: August 8, 2017
231918 - Firewall causes "Login has timed" (SQL state : HYT00) error when adding a SQL Server agent

Unable to add Foglight SQL Server agent to monitor SQL Server instance. It failed with exception &quot;Login has timed&quot;. It also failed with...

Created: August 7, 2017
231999 - Foglight UI 5.7.5.8 is giving issues in some views. "About" information window shows 'Error creating view "null", please check application logs'

When trying to review the About information it gets blank windows with message &#39;Error creating view &quot;null&quot;, please check application...

Created: August 10, 2017
231918 - Firewall causes "Login has timed out" (SQL state : HYT00) error when adding a SQL Server agent

Unable to add Foglight SQL Server agent to monitor SQL Server instance. It failed with exception &quot;Login has timed out&quot;. It also failed...

Created: August 7, 2017
231918 - Firewall causes "Login has timed out" (SQL state : HYT00) error when adding a SQL Server agent

Unable to add Foglight SQL Server agent to monitor SQL Server instance. It failed with exception &quot;Login has timed out&quot;. It also failed...

Created: August 7, 2017
231796 - How to use AuthToken for sharing a Foglight dashboard

How to use AuthToken for sharing Foglight dashboard v.s NoLogin user

Created: August 2, 2017
231796 - How to use AuthToken for sharing a Foglight dashboard

How to use AuthToken for sharing Foglight dashboard v.s NoLogin user

Created: August 2, 2017
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231855 - MultiHostProcessMonitor agent is not collecting data (for both Windows & Linux hosts)

After configuration of the MultiHostProcessMonitor agent (for both remote Windows and Linux hosts), no data is being displayed within the...

Revised: August 14, 2017
114602 - Exadata, ASM and CRS agents are marked as non-Oracle agents

Exadata, ASM and CRS agents are marked in the upgrade process as 'other agents', even thought they are Oracle agents and should be marked as such.

Revised: August 14, 2017
121744 - How do we configure the Brocade BNA client to work with Foglight Storage Manager?

Foglight Storage Manager to monitor my Brocade switches but we do not know how to configure Brocade Network Analyzer (BNA) to talk to Foglight...

Revised: August 14, 2017
109536 - DB2 Top SQL statements are truncated in the delivered Top SQL report

DB2 Top SQL statements are truncated in the delivered Top SQL report

Revised: August 14, 2017
90642 - Common LDAP errors in Foglight

Revised: August 10, 2017
231686 - Making it easier to find corrupt rules within the Foglight management console

When editing a rule within the Foglight management console, Foglight sometimes informs a user when a rule is corrupt, and offers an option to...

Revised: August 1, 2017
148939 - "UNLIMITED" value should be display on the dashboard for resource pool/vApp.

Limit value should display &quot;unlimited&quot; on dashboard of resource pool/vApp.

Revised: August 8, 2017
74181 - How to save scheduled reports to a folder instead of sending it via email?

Is it possible to get Foglight to save a PDF or Excel report to a folder (like a UNC), instead of mailing it to a SMTP address?

Revised: August 10, 2017
153412 - How to download vFoglight trial version?

How to download&nbsp;Foglight for Virtualization Enterprise Edition trial version from the support portal?

Revised: August 8, 2017
153093 - My Brocade switches show all green collections, but no performance is displayed.

My Brocade switches show all green collections, but no performance is displayed.

Revised: August 8, 2017
84696 - How to repeat email notification for alarms?

How can we configure Foglight to repeat an email notification for an alarm which has not been acknowledged?

Revised: August 10, 2017
71680 - The top 5 most common configuration problems when setting up LDAP integration with Foglight

Issues commonly encountered when setting up Directory Services Configuration

Revised: August 10, 2017
153400 - The link between my Storage and VMware is disappearing.

The link between my Storage and VMware is disappearing.&nbsp; The Storage collection box is checked in the vmware collector

Revised: August 8, 2017
231878 - Active Directory Agent Logs Errors in FglAM & agent logs when unable to find Schema Master FSMO Role

FglAM and AD Agents constantly log below error: In FglAM log: 2017-07-24 15:56:50.444 WARN &nbsp; &nbsp;[Quartz[0]-28179] com.quest.glue.core...

Revised: August 7, 2017
145492 - "The following cartridges you are trying to install and enable are older than the currently enabled version of the same cartridge" popup when enabling a database cartridge

An error message similar to the following is displayed when adding a new database cartridge &quot;The following cartridges you are trying to...

Revised: August 11, 2017
178719 - How Do I Share My Dashboards with Other Users?

A dashboard has been created which others require access.  How can this be shared with other users?

Revised: August 1, 2017
183739 - Foglight for Virtualization Enterprise Edition (FVE) and Foglight (Forge) versions Mapping

Foglight for Virtualization Enterprise Edition (FVE) and Foglight (Forge) versions Mapping

Revised: August 14, 2017
114603 - INTERNAL: CRS and Exadata alarms don't appear in Global Administration

The Global Administration does not support configuring the CRS and Exadata alarms.

Revised: August 14, 2017
212566 - SQL PI stops monitoring after 5.7.5.30 upgrade of the Oracle or SQL Server cartridge

After upgrading the database cartridge to 5.7.5.30 or higher with a SQL PI repository on Linux it stops monitoring.

Revised: August 14, 2017
223724 - Is it possible to decrypt the password used for the Foglight repository?

Is it possible to decrypt the password used for the Foglight repository database?

Revised: August 10, 2017
225792 - Foglight fails to start up with server.config option UseConcMarkSweepGC

Foglight fails to start when &nbsp;server.vm.optionX = &quot;-XX:+UseConcMarkSweepGC&quot;; &nbsp; is set up on Server.config file after upgrade to...

Revised: August 10, 2017
149166 - WindowsAgent is not collecting most data. Queries executed by WindowsAgent for Windows 2012 host fail and WMI queries run from wbemtest don't return output.

The WindowsAgent is not collecting most of the data. &nbsp;The debug WindowsAgent log shows that many queries are failing with messages like the...

Revised: August 8, 2017
231335 - HotFix - Foglight for Storage Management 4.4.6

Foglight for Storage Management 4.4.6 Hotfix

Revised: August 14, 2017
229325 - Import third party Certificate to Fglam

FgLAM is unable to connect to Foglight error&nbsp; &quot;Could not send upstream request&quot;

Revised: August 14, 2017
230876 - Foglight for Storage: Storage Capacity View still Listing Removed LUNs from Storage Array

Removed LUN items should not be showed in Storage Capacity | LUN view since they do not actually exist anymore as they have been deleted. &nbsp;In...

Revised: August 14, 2017
231646 - VMware Virtual Machine Hosts don't display Logical Disk Information

Missing information like Logical Disk space utilization is missing. VMware Tools is running on affected Virtual Machines. <img alt="" src="https...

Revised: August 14, 2017
67626 - How to setup an encrypted LDAP connection with SSL

How to setup an encrypted LDAP connection with SSL

Revised: August 10, 2017
78493 - Potential bug in SSL connections from FglAM "peer not authenticated" error message

Unable configure FGLAM to use SSL when the FMS server VeriSign issues the certificate and gets &quot;peer not authenticated&quot; error message

Revised: August 10, 2017
231689 - Foglight does not start up after upgrading to a higher version

Foglight does not start up anymore after an upgrade has been done. The following error appears in the log file: --- 2017-07-27 16:03:41.049...

Revised: August 3, 2017
152181 - VMW ESX Server CPU Utilization did not fire an alarm

After reaching thresholds of 90% for warning and 93% for critical no alarm shows up.

Revised: August 8, 2017
207595 - WebMonitor reports "HTTP 500 (Internal Server Error)" for URL that contains JSON data.

WebMonitor reports &quot;HTTP 500 (Internal Server Error)&quot; for URL that contains JSON data.

Revised: August 8, 2017
226029 - Does Foglight Repository Insert statements use literals or bind variables?

Does Foglight use&nbsp;literal or bind variables for Insert statements?

Revised: August 10, 2017
77122 - Origin of Federator alarm "Foglight Memory Usage Check" / "Catalyst Memory Usage Check"

When "Foglight Memory Usage Check" / "Catalyst Memory Usage Check" alarm appears on the Federator Foglight Management Server (FMS), how to...

Revised: August 10, 2017
228594 - How to disable all email alerts for virtualization cartilage

Some monitoring environments rely purely on Dashboards and Reports for keeping track of performance. Even if email alerts are not required...

Revised: August 14, 2017
226532 - Is Foglight compatible and supported to run on Windows 2012 R2 Essential 64 bit

Does Foglight Management Server 5.7.5.6 compatible and support to run on Windows 2012 R2 Essential Edition 64-bit ?

Revised: August 10, 2017
148373 - My Cisco collections are failing their Topology Collections.

Our Cisco collections are failing on Topology Collections. We are&nbsp; running the following version: MDS Cisco Model DS-C9124-K9 &nbsp...

Revised: August 8, 2017
76386 - Scheduled reports not emailing

Reports that are generated or scheduled do not email the report attachment.

Revised: August 8, 2017
225765 - In the Lock Tree SQL text link the full text in blocking history is different than Overview tab

The Full Text in the blocking history tree and in Overview tab after clicking on the SQL Text link isn&#39;t similar.

Revised: August 7, 2017
129389 - When we collect from my Equalogic we receive an error message.

When we collect from my Equalogic we receive an error message. The error reads, &ldquo;The SNMP request timed out.: Increase the SNMPTimeout&rdquo;

Revised: August 8, 2017
225766 - Plan cache & Top SQL collections fail in SQL Server 2012 availability groups

In SQL Server&reg; 2012, when a database is part of an availability group and the instance has databases that are secondaries and currently...

Revised: August 7, 2017
86944 - How to copy a user's dashboard from one Foglight Server to another one?

How to copy a user&#39;s dashboard from one Foglight Server to another one? How to do a deep copy?

Revised: August 4, 2017
231655 - Hotfix- Foglight for VMware 5.7.3-20170726-0118-4

Hotfix- Foglight for VMware 5.7.3-20170726-0118-4.

Revised: August 3, 2017
231720 - What is the unit of measurement for Network Utilization in VMware Environment dashboard

Network I/O spinner and Network Utilization chart shows the unit as Kb/s or Mb/s or Gb/s in VMware Environment dashboard. What &nbsp;does &quot;b...

Revised: August 3, 2017
72940 - Can I reset the Chargeback settings to default?

I want to reset the settings for the Chargeback module to default settings, as I setup "Tiered Flat Rate" settings which cannot be deleted

Revised: August 10, 2017
153373 - Compatibility between SQL Server DB version to Foglight DB cartridge and OS type

The below matrix table represents the compatibility between database version to Foglight database cartridge and Operating System type.

Revised: August 10, 2017
75704 - How to receive a trial license key when you are a Quest Partner?

How to receive a trial license key when you are a Quest Partner?

Revised: August 10, 2017
223705 - Alarm: "The Foglight database is taking too long to respond to requests from the server"

A False Alarm is received with the following description "The Foglight database is taking too long to respond to requests from the server. A sample...

Revised: August 10, 2017
206714 - Optimizer is 5.7 Upgrade and compatibility

We need the upgrade and compatibility information for Optimizer/Resource Optimizer is 5.7

Revised: August 9, 2017
155566 - The FglAM with my Storage agents keeps crashing.

The FglAM with my Storage agents keeps crashing.&nbsp; The Agents are no longer reporting in and I need to restart the FglAM to get the agents...

Revised: August 8, 2017
114556 - The UDC definition allows and verifies SQL with more than one SQL, but runs only the first one

Creating a user-defined collection with more than one SQL in it will not alert the user, however, only the first SQL in the collection will be...

Revised: August 14, 2017
114601 - CRS Installer - After loading RSA Key file node name disappears

When selecting the RSA key connection type in the Exadata, ASM, and CRS installers, after loading the id_rsa file, the dialog box Add Cells is...

Revised: August 14, 2017
113671 - On the Storage Environment Dashboard, administration Tab all my agents have a Red X in the collectio

On the Storage Environment Dashboard, administration Tab all my agents have a Red X in the collection enabled column.&nbsp; The Agent Status...

Revised: August 8, 2017
209136 - Storage: Why is pool summary displaying more pools than expected

When monitoring EMC&nbsp; storage arrays, Foglight Management Server lists the Snap pool and Spare storage Devices that are not listed under...

Revised: August 14, 2017
65007 - VMW Virtual Memory Consumed vs. Granted Memory

There is a rule called&nbsp; VMW Virtual Memory Consumed vs. Granted Memory&nbsp; which fires fatal alerts for Linux hosts.

Revised: August 8, 2017
215502 - How to Alarm when a percentage of servers in a Service fails

How to generate alert only if a specific percentage of servers of a group are down?

Revised: August 14, 2017
227808 - DellUnixAgent and UnixAgent cannot connect to new Oracle Linux 7.3 hosts based on a hardened image.

Oracle Linux 7.3 hosts based on new hardened image cannot be monitored successfully by the DellUnixAgent or the UnixAgent. Messages like the...

Revised: August 1, 2017
112370 - What Hitachi Arrays does Foglight for Storage Management Storage Collect from?

When I configure my HDS Hi-Command I can configure several different types of arrays for it to monitor. &nbsp; Which of these arrays will...

Revised: August 8, 2017
124091 - Deleting a Custom Report Template

How to delete a custom report template from UI?

Revised: August 8, 2017
156182 - When I look at the Change Analyzer tab in the vmware environment the system becomes non-responsive.

When I look at the Change Analyzer tab in the vmware environment the system becomes non-responsive. &nbsp;All other dashboards and tabs respond...

Revised: August 8, 2017
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