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Forgotten ESXi root Password.How could I reset it?

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Forgotten ESXi root Password.How could I reset it?

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I'm afraid....

Reset VMware ESXi root password - Thomas-Krenn-Wiki

For the next time, please use a password database tool for storing such passwords!

Sorry i do not have a better answer...

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I'm afraid....

Reset VMware ESXi root password - Thomas-Krenn-Wiki

For the next time, please use a password database tool for storing such passwords!

Sorry i do not have a better answer...

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yes, if its ESXi, we don't have any method apart from re-installing ESXI

but in ESX 3.x and 4, we can reset.Workaround is in this Kb: - KB for Changing a forgotten root password on an ESX/ESXi host

Thank you Karanveer [VCP6,CCNA,NPP,NSS} if you find this or any other answer useful please mark the answer as correct or helpful.
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