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A user is trying to migrate a virtual machine from a datastore to another.

However during the migration wizard an error message prevents him from choosing the right operation:

The host of the virtual machine is in maintenance mode. Migration cannot be performed when the host is in maintenance mode.

The host is absolutely not in maintenance mode an I do not see this message when I repeat the same steps from my workstation.

We have different privileges.

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Apply read only permissions on the hosts of the cluster.

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