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Simulator ONTAP 9.1 OVA open / import "unknown error" Vmware Workstation 12

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Attempting to import ONTAP 9.1 OVA file for simulator setup using VMware® Workstation 12 Pro 12.5.4 build-5192485. Receiving unknown error condition message (see attached screen shot). I have also captured the OVFlog file (attached).  

 

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Re: Simulator ONTAP 9.1 OVA open / import "unknown error" Vmware Workstation 12

I testing an import today on build 12.5.4 build-5192485 on Windows 10, and it imported and started fine. 

 

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Re: Simulator ONTAP 9.1 OVA open / import "unknown error" Vmware Workstation 12

any suggestions of options thay might be a factor would be helpful. 

at this stage i have tried a few alternate paths and cannot get the import operation to complete successfully. 

 

Re: Simulator ONTAP 9.1 OVA open / import "unknown error" Vmware Workstation 12

Try re-downloading?  Maybe the file is just corrupt.

 

Otherwise post the ovf log.  maybe something in there will stand out.

 

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Re: Simulator ONTAP 9.1 OVA open / import "unknown error" Vmware Workstation 12

File was corrupted. Reacquistion remedied situation.