VMWARE ESX! Root Password

How do I recover a lost root password for vmware esxi server
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coolsport00Connect With a Mentor Commented:
That KB is for ESX, not ESXi as noted in the KB itself, so it's a bit different. See these threads that should help:
http://www.vm-help.com/esx/esx3i/Reset_root_password.php
http://www.experts-exchange.com/Software/VMWare/Q_24759093.html

Regards,
~coolsport00
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pjamCommented:
My bad, sorry.  Was interested as I use ESXi and I missed the missing i.
I keep my password in Keepass so not too worried about losing it though.
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mayureshtodankarCommented:
Please try this link and update us.


http://www.vm-help.com/esx/esx3i/Reset_root_password.php
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coolsport00Commented:
That link was already posted by me; please review all comments before posting as noted in EE success tips/Help section.

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