Installation ESXI Server 5.1

How to Install and Configure ESXI Server 5.1?

VMware vSphere Hypervisor is a free bare-metal hypervisor that virtualizes servers so you can consolidate your applications on less hardware.

Installation process are mentioned below:

Step:1 The Trail and licence version download of ESXi from given Url


Then make DVD of ESXi server and mount with your system for boot process.

Step:2 Select ESXi-5.1 server on your system screen then press Enter

Step:3 This is now loading so leave it as it is to loading the program

Step:4 Press enter to continue at the Welcome to VMware ESXi 5.1 Installation screen.

Step:5 Press F11 to accept the End User License Agreement.

Step:6 Select the hard drive you wish to install VMware ESXi 5.1 onto and press Enter.

            Select your keyboard layout and press Enter.

Step:7 Just enter the root password and then Press Enter.

Step:8 Press F11 to begin installing ESXi 5.1

Step:9 Once the installation is complete you are required to reboot the server. Press enter.

Step:10 VMware ESXi is now installed. Configure basic setting like static ip address, dns, etc by pressing F2



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