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Is there a way to use LDAP to authenticate logins to the VI client on ESXi?

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Borja_Mari
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Hi,

in esxi the only way to authenticate users is to a Windows AD (ldap).

The vSphere must connect to the vCenter to login to the AD.

This feature only works with a esxi paid license. It doesn't work in the esxi free version.

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Pablo

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Borja_Mari
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Hi,

in esxi the only way to authenticate users is to a Windows AD (ldap).

The vSphere must connect to the vCenter to login to the AD.

This feature only works with a esxi paid license. It doesn't work in the esxi free version.

Regards/Saludos,

Pablo

Please consider awarding any helpful answer. Thanks!! - Por favor considera premiar las respuestas útiles. ¡¡Muchas gracias!!

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