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    VE won't start after re-install

    I am learning. I had a small server running (2c/2t, severely underpowered box). I reinstalled that server several times just fine. Got used to making VMs. Then I borrowed two computers from work (6c/12t much better boxes). I installed on those two machines just fine. I made a cluster; I made...
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    Hi there! I fighting the following problem, when I start the VM and I try to install Windows Server 2022 through the official .ISO image, the installation freezes after loading the files here: Furthermore, it causes a memory leak into the VM: I'm not able to install Windows Server, and...
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    `Bluetooth: hci0: Failed to load` Haults proxmox install

    i get: Bluetooth: hci0: Failed to load Intel firmware file intel/ibt-1040-0041.sfi (-2) error that stops my install. im on proxmox 7.4.1 install using an i5-12400 and MSI PRO B760M-A with 128gb ddr4 ram. rest of the error reads; Bluetooth: hci0: Failed to load Intel firmware file...
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    Ubuntu Desktop VM "installation phase causing proxmox to crash/reboot"

    Hello, I am having trouble with setting up a Ubuntu Desktop VM for quite a while and unable to find any resources that helps. Initial intention was to setup a jellyfin server with GPU passthrough however I realized that I couldn't even get pass the basic installation without crashing the...
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    PVE 8.1-1 installation fails with unsquashfs-error

    Hi Community and a happy first Advent, I can't figure out why my installation fails and desperately hope for your help My installation of PVE 8.1-1 keeps aborting with the following error: command 'unsquashfs -f -dest /target -I /cdrom/pve-base.squashfs' failed with exit code 1 at...
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    Unable to boot installation environment Proxmox VE 8.0.2

    Hello, I am new to Proxmox. I want to install 8.0.2 on Supermicro whitebox server with Asrock motherboard, Ryzen 5 CPU and Supermicro NVMe RAID card AOC-SLG3-2SM2. When I try to install from ISO, it stuck on some error related to megaraid_sas driver. I am not sure what's wrong. Windows PE and...
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    [SOLVED] Installation is in hung status and can't move to next stage

    Greetings, I am trying to install proxmox on my home desktop as a home lab. I downloaded the latest ISO from proxmox website and made a bootable USB using Etcher. When I tried to install, i have the following situation. The process gets suspended but there's no any error messages. It says SGX...
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    Machine won't boot

    I followed the instructions at to add proxmox to an existing Debian machine. Since I had recently upgraded this machine from Bullseye to Bookworm, I replaced all mention of Bullseye with Bookworm, and installed pve-kernel-6.2...
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    Unable to Install on HPE Gen10 Microserver

    Hello, I'm trying to install Proxmox 7.3 using the Proxmox install ISO file onto my HPE Gen10 microserver, however, I'm having difficulties. Firstly, if I use a HP Smart Array logical volume I can get Proxmox installed but then the server doesn't boot as it says the volume is not a boot...
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    Proxmox Installation Error on legacy devices

    Hello all, This is my very first post on this forum. I have recently bought a used 2012 HP Proliant server for a homelab test environment. *This server does not support UEFI*. For the last 2 weeks I have been battling to install Proxmox to the point of desperation. The main problem seems to be...
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    7.3 install failed with error "Cannot run in framebuffer mode"

    Hello, first time Proxmox user. I have a new setup - 1. Intel 13th Gen 13900K CPU 2. Gigabyte Aorus Pro Motherboard 3. No GPU Installation of Proxmox fails pretty early on (right after the DHCP lease) with the error "Cannot run in framebuffer mode". After checking TTY2 around the X.Org Server...
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    hp dl380 g6 crash after click install proxmox VE

    Hello, i have a hp dl380 g6 after boot usb2 media with rufus and boot server . when i click in the "install proxmox VE" button my server go to the dark screen and I can't proceed with the installation process. My server is healthy and even I installed esxi method for testing I even booted...
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    Fresh install hangs on loading initial ramdisk.

    Fresh install hangs on loading initial ramdisk. Hello everyone. I am trying to install Proxmox 7.3.1 it is a new computer, Intel i7, Asus B460M-A motherboard, with 32G Ram, HD 1T. When trying to install I see that the equipment literally hangs after " Loading initial ramdisk" appears on the...
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    White blank screen on proxmox barebones install

    Hi there, complete newbie here, i'm trying to install proxmox for the first time (on a pretty old pc i have here), and when i click on "install proxmox" on the installation wizard, it always give me a white blank screen, i've already tried 7.2, 7.1 and 6.4, and i get the same results, and i...
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    Proxmox Installation findet PCIe SSD nicht

    Hallo liebe Proxmoxgemeinde, als Newbe versuche ich Proxmox zu installieren und scheitere gleich zu Beginn. Proxmox erkennt die eingebaute SSD nicht bei der Installation vom Boot Stick. Die Config ist: Dell Optiplex 7050 micro mit i5, 1TB PCIe SSD. Die SSD wird vom Dell BIOS natürlich erkannt...
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    Grub install failed during a recent Debian update

    Hi all, I have Proxmox installed on a ZFS mirror. My server has been up and running for over one and a half years now and I have had no major issues. I am current running: pve-manager/7.2-7/d0dd0e85 (running kernel: 5.15.39-4-pve) My zpool looks like this: pool: rpool state: ONLINE...
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    Black screen on Proxmox 7.2 install

    Hi, i am trying to install Proxmox VE 7.2 on an old Dell 8700 with an NVIDIA GeForce GTX 650 Ti 1.0GB GDDR5 video card. The install gets pas the Grub then the video resolution changes, there's a command prompt with some activity, then it goes black. i tried proxmox 6, it didn't help. i tried...
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    Windows 7 wont install on PVE 7.1

    Hi, I am recently starting my career at Proxmox, and I have set up a Linux VM and a couple of Ubuntu CT on my (very modest) homelab. I was then trying to set up a Windows 7 VM, I read official guide for this and read also several articles out there and I can't make it work, even following all...
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    [Sun Oct 31 14:21:22 2021] lvm2-activation-generator: lvmconfig failed

    Got this error while run installation of Proxmox 7 on Debian 11 root@hub1:/home/dengolius# apt install -f Reading package lists... Done Building dependency tree... Done Reading state information... Done 0 upgraded, 0 newly installed, 0 to remove and 0 not upgraded. 2 not fully installed or...
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    [SOLVED] Proxmox install stuck at first step "cleanup root-disks"

    I am trying eagerly to install Proxmox 7.0-2 on my Lenovo workstation P620 without success... After setting up the installer and launching the process, it get stuck at the beginning displaying "cleanup root-disks". I have 2 SSDs. The install process seems stuck at the very start. I cannot find...


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