Event ID 12040 — Motherboard
Applies To: Windows Server 2008
This is preliminary documentation and subject to change.
This Aspect refers to events pertaining to the motherboard of the virtual machine.
|Product:||Windows Operating System|
|Message:||'%1' failed to start after a reset. (Virtual machine %2)|
Check virtual machine
Check the environment the virtual machine is trying to start in:
- the virtual machine RAM should be less than the physical memory available
- the number of virtual processors should not exceed number of logical processors on the system
- the eventlog (for any prior failures that lead to this failure)
Try starting the virtual machine again.
The virtual machine is able to power on successfully.