Creating a virtual machine in the VMware ESXi Hypervisor Management Console

3 July 2024

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To create a virtual machine in the VMware ESXi Hypervisor Management Console:

  1. Open the Management Console of the VMware ESXi hypervisor.
  2. In the Navigator pane, select the Virtual Machines section.
  3. Click the Create/Register VM button.

    The Virtual Machine Creation Wizard opens.

  4. Follow the steps of the Wizard:
    1. Select the virtual machine creation method.
    2. Specify the virtual machine name and select the guest operating system.
    3. Select the virtual data storage.
    4. Set the virtual machine hardware configuration.
    5. Confirm creation of the virtual machine.

A virtual machine with the defined settings will be created.

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