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how do you add users to the wheel group on an esx server?
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usermod -G wheel userid
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You can also do it through the vSphere client.

Connect directly to the ESX or ESXi host
Select the Local Users & Groups Tab
Right click the user you want to add and select Edit
Add the group through the dialog

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