Unable to create Virtual NICs (VNICs) in the VNICs tab of the VM Manager Graphical User Interface

(Doc ID 2100148.1)

Last updated on JANUARY 28, 2016

Applies to:

Oracle VM - Version 3.3.3 and later
Linux x86-64

Symptoms

 On Oracle VM, release 3.X.X, there is no option to add a Virtual NIC in the Virtual NICs screen of the VM Manager Graphical User Interface :

 

One could be misled that there is an issue with the Oracle VM deployment as there is no "Add VNIC" button in this screen.

Cause

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