VSphere

VMWare: Update Standalone ESXi 5.0 to 5.1 Using a Depot Zip File

1) Download the depot file; at the time of writing the latest update is as follows and can be found here. VMware-ESXi-5.1.0-799733-depot.zip File size:298M File type: zip Release Date:2012-09-10 Build Number:799733 2) Upload the file to your datastore, in this example the file was uploaded to¬† “myDatastore” 3) Enable SSH…

VMWare: ESX Microsoft Visual C++ Runtime Library Error When Using Converter Plugin

This error message is displayed during import or export of a machine under vCenter Converter plugin and sometimes with the standalone converter. If a user environment has versions of VI Client 2.5 Update 1, Update 2, Update 3, or Update 4 that coexist with vSphere Client 4.0, and you install…