Can Hot-Add memory be allowed on 2008 Standard server?

I have a VM with Win 2008 Standard server on ESXi 6.0. I was told Hot Add memory should be allowed since 2008 server but I found it cannot be done. Did I miss anything?
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Andrew Hancock (VMware vExpert / EE MVE^2)VMware and Virtualization ConsultantCommented:
The OS does not support it.

see here from Microsoft

https://msdn.microsoft.com/en-us/library/windows/hardware/dn613938(v=vs.85).aspx

Windows Server 2008, Enterprise Edition and Datacenter Edition Supported.

Not standard I'm afraid.

This is the KB for 2008 R2 Standard, and it's not supported for 2008 R2 Standard.

http://kb.vmware.com/selfservice/microsites/search.do?language=en_US&cmd=displayKC&externalId=2051989
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gheistCommented:
It works indeed. You just need vmware tools installed
But you cannot hot-plug 4th gigabyte and hotplug is disabled for all 32bit systems since 5.5 / 5.1U2
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Venugopal NCommented:
Yeah, it support for 2008.Check if Hot-plug and play is enabled on Vmware side.
Also check if the pre-requist for the hot-plug is meet the below
1.OS support ( 2008 or later)
2.VM hardware version is 7 or later
3.Hot-plug is enable
4.Vmware tools is updated
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gheistCommented:
if vmware tools are off-line then it adds CPUs to VM, but OS does not see them.
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