Validate that the vCenter Server Appliance has network configuration and connectivity for binding to an Active Directory doman.


  1. Log in to the vCenter Server Appliance Web console as root.
  2. Select the Network tab, then select the Address sub-tab.
  3. Validate that one or more of the correct DNS servers are listed in the network configuration.
  4. Validate that the network configuration has a hostname defined that is neither linux or localhost.