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How to start Virtual Machine from ESX host console? Can it be scripted to start when Linux based host boots?

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We have several virtualized Windows 2003 servers, including domain controllers on ESX Linux based hosts.

I'm trying to find out how to boot a virtual machine (DC) from the ESX Hosts console should the need ever arise due to a lost power issue or something.

I'm sure it's relatively simple, but we didn't cover it in class and I'm not having a lot of luck finding it anywhere else. Also, is it possible to script it to where the specific Vmachine will boot once the ESX server has booted?
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Michael Worsham
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