i just registered and tried to download the esxi version 5.0, but am unable continue due no permission for to download it says, can some help me regarding this, we have to test it...
ESxi 5.0 is already end of Support.
Confirm if this is the link which you are using :
I have downloaded the file for you :
VMWARE-ESXi-5.0.0-Rollup-20111216.iso - Google Drive
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