VMware ESX 4.0 Hosts

Posted on 2013-11-13
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Last Modified: 2013-12-02
Is there any known way of changing an unknown root password for a ESX 4.0 Host that is currently being managed by vCenter?
Question by:sessionhost4hty
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Andrew Hancock (VMware vExpert / EE MVE^2) earned 1500 total points
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This method here, will allow you to change your root password for ESX, but you will need to restart the ESX Host server.


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Both EXS 4.0 hosts root passwords changed using above KB.

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