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Adding a custom property that contains an apostrophe character (e.g. Fabrikam's Custom Property) to a virtual machine (VM) in System Center 2012 Virtual Machine Manager (VMM) causes the Virtual Machine Manager console to crash with a signature similar to the following:
A corresponding event will be written to the Application Log:
This is a known issue with System Center 2012 Virtual Machine Manager.
To resolve this issue, open the Virtual Machine Manager Command Shell and issue the following commands:
NOTE The -match condition is a single quote enclosed in a pair of double-quotes.
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