Update VMware ESXi 5.0 license key

By default VMware ESXi 5.0 (VMware vSphere Hypervisor) installs in 60 days Evaluations mode.

Licence key can be obtained for free from www.vmware.com. To update the license key perform following:

  • Login to your host unsung VMware vSphare client
    VMware vSphare client
  • Change to Configuration tab click on Licensed Features and click Edit
    VMware ESXi 5.0 Configuration > Edit
  • Select Assign a new license key to this host and click on Enter Key
    VMware ESXi 5.0 license key
  • Enter the key and click OK
    VMware ESXi 5.0 license key


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