VMDK Serial Number is not available for Windows 2019 Windows 2016 VMware VM

PS C:\WINDOWS\system32> Set-ExecutionPolicy RemoteSigned

PS C:\WINDOWS\system32> Set-PowerCLIConfiguration -InvalidCertificateAction Ignore

PS C:\WINDOWS\system32> Connect-VIServer -Server servername

Get-VM -name vignesh-VM-1 | Get-AdvancedSetting -Name ‘disk.EnableUUID’

If that command returns no result or the value is false, you won’t see the disk serial number inside your OS.

To Enable to DISK UUID, Refer this blog disk-serial-number-is-not-set-for-windows-server-2016-on-vmware-vsphere/

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Vignesh A Sathiyanantham
AWS Certified developer with 8 years of extensive experience working for Cloud and Datacenter solutions and leading a small team in a lean startup based on Bangalore, India

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