SCVMM: VM creation may fail and stall with "Copying 0KB of 16GB"

This post dicuss an issues that can happen, when trying to copy a template to a Hyper-V host in SCVMM 2008 the process may start, create the VHD file on the host, but never start the copying process. It may simply display "Copying 0KB of 16GB" and never display any errors but not progress either. In order […]

This post dicuss an issues that can happen, when trying to copy a template to a Hyper-V host in SCVMM 2008 the process may start, create the VHD file on the host, but never start the copying process. It may simply display "Copying 0KB of 16GB" and never display any errors but not progress either. In order to test BITS, we used BITSadmin to move a VM from one host to another. When doing this we got this BITSadmin output. Cause: This can occur if there is an invalid certificate on the VMM server for the host. To resolve this issue follow these steps.