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How to access Service Console NIC in ESX & run command like esxcfg-nics -l ?

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You may need to enable SSH first, and then use Putty to connect remotely.

if you are using ESX, you should be able to just login at the console.

Are you using ESX or ESXi?

Here's how to enable SSH

http://kb.vmware.com/kb/8375637

http://www.vm-help.com/esx40i/ESXi_enable_SSH.php

http://www.vladan.fr/how-to-activate-root-ssh-access-in-esx-4/
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