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When you try to add a host to System Center Virtual Machine Manager 2008, it fails with the following message:
In the Application log on the host machine that you’re trying to add, the following events may be logged:
This issue occurs when the performance counters are corrupt on the host you are trying to add.
Perform the steps documented in the following knowledge base article to manually rebuild the performance counters:
2554336 How to manually rebuild Performance Counters for Windows Server 2008 64bit or Windows Server 2008 R2 systems
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