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How will I retried my linux machine password in vmware

I lost my username and password..
jcob_lAsked:
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Andrew Hancock (VMware vExpert / EE MVE^2)VMware and Virtualization ConsultantCommented:
Do you mean the virtual machine?

What distribution of Linux?
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Mohammed KhawajaManager - Infrastructure:  Information TechnologyCommented:
Reinstall VMware as it will retain the VMs (upgrade the existing version)
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Aravind SivaramanTechnical Subject Matter ExpertCommented:
Have you forget the password of the ESX/ESXi host as the guest Linux VM's?

If its ESXi then re-install is in the only supported option and for ESX you can follow the instruction provided as above.

If Guest Linux VM's please confirm the version
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jcob_lAuthor Commented:
yes
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