Creating a virtual machine in the management console of the VMware ESXi hypervisor

3 July 2024

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To create a virtual machine in the management console of the VMware ESXi hypervisor:

  1. Open the management console of the VMware ESXi hypervisor.
  2. In the Navigator panel, select the Virtual Machines section.
  3. Click Create/Register VM.

    The Virtual Machine Creation Wizard opens.

  4. Follow the steps of the wizard:
    1. Select a method for creating the virtual machine.
    2. Enter the name of the virtual machine and select the guest operating system.
    3. Select the virtual data storage.
    4. Set up the hardware configuration of the virtual machine.
    5. Confirm the creation of the virtual machine.

The virtual machine is created with the specified settings.

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