Confused about NFS and Vcenter

I want to mount some NFS mount points from my new install of vCenter

i HAVE  no idea how to do this .

do you have a step by step process that you know of?

thanks!
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NAMEWITHELD12Asked:
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Chris WongCommented:
Procedure
1       Log in to the VMware vCenter Server Appliance Web console.
2       (Optional) On the vCenter Server tab, click Summary.
3       Click Stop for vCenter Server.
         This action minimizes logging to the old storage location.
4       On the vCenter Server tab, click Storage.
5       (Optional) Select Enable storing log files on NFS and type the NFS share on which to store VMware vCenter Server Appliance log files.
6       (Optional) Select Enable storing core files on NFS and type the NFS share on which to store VMware vCenter Server Appliance core files.
7       (Optional) Click Test Settings to verify that the VMware vCenter Server Appliance can successfully store files to the specified NFS shares.
8       Click Save Settings.
9       Restart the VMware vCenter Server Appliance.
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Andrew Hancock (VMware vExpert / EE MVE^2)VMware and Virtualization ConsultantCommented:
Is this for the storage of Virtual Machines?
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NAMEWITHELD12Author Commented:
yes it will be to store Virtual Machine files and will be using the full version of vCenter. I want to know what I have to do with the virtual kernel networking as well as ?  setting it up in storage with the IP and the export path , do I have to do both these things?


thanks
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Andrew Hancock (VMware vExpert / EE MVE^2)VMware and Virtualization ConsultantCommented:
This does not really have anything todo with VMware vCenter Server.

It's configuring the host to access and connect to a NFS export.

You will need to configure the NFS server, to export a share, and configure IP Address (to allow IP address of the VMKernel Portgroup).

please see my video for EE Members (there is no sound), but it shows you want to do, if you do not have a vmkernel portgroup it will fail, as shown in video.

Video Tutorial - Creating an NFS Datastore using Windows 2008 R2 for VMware vSphere ESX/ESX 4.x

Video Tutorial - Adding an NFS Datastore to a VMware vSphere ESX/ESXi 4.x host server
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