Monday, September 26, 2016

vmware esxi 6 on Intel NUC

Just some notes for now, later will detail how install worked out


install notes:

technique I used, rufus


No customization is required to install the latest ESXi 5.5 and ESXi 6.0 versions on 6th Gen NUCs. You can use the images provided by VMware to Install ESXi:
The simplest way to install ESXi is by using the original ISO and Rufus to create a bootable ESXi Installer USB Flash Drive.


Download Rufus.  I have 2.9.934

Set the above options, and remember to select the disk image next to
"Create a bootable disk using" and select the iso file to be bootable.

Vmware ISO 6.0 was downloaded from here:


A link to the current vmware may have to be gotten by following links to get an evaluation version.  The above is for reference, and is the version my systems run.


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