This event records a migration error that includes the destination host.


Unable to migrate VM to the destination host. Migration for a virtual machine may fail for reasons, including but not limited to:

  • Host incompatibility with the configuration of this VM
  • No available hosts with enough free resources to run this VM
  • The destination host is entering maintenance or standby mode


  • Check compatibility of other hosts in the cluster for the VM
  • Check available resources on other hosts in the cluster
  • Check availability of other hosts

Refer to this VMware KB article for a list of possible migration compatibility problems.


Refer to the VMware Online Documentation for more information on vCenter event messages and possible solutions.