Virtual Machine network interface names changed after upgrade to RHV 4.4

Solution Verified - Updated -


  • Network interface inside the Guest is renamed from ensX to enpXsY after upgrading from RHV 4.3 to RHV 4.4
  • Virtual Machines set with Q35 Chipset have different Virtual Network Interface names
  • Network interface inside the Guest name has changed after increasing the compatibility level of its cluster to 4.4 or higher.


  • Red Hat Virtualization 4.4

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