lwsamcn01
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ESXI no longer log in

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Hello,

ESXI 6.5  no longer log in.

action taken:

log in  vCenter and enable SSH client and server.  try connect by Putty. connection refused.

can give  advice how to solve this problem?

tks n brgds

Liu Wei

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VysakhNair
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lwsamcn01

Is SSH service is showing started on Web UI? - Can check same on ESXi console.

Try to reach 22 port from source machine

Is there any firewall in between ?

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larstr
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Put the host in maintenance mode, reboot it and try logging in.

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VysakhNair
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lwsamcn01

Is SSH service is showing started on Web UI? - Can check same on ESXi console.

Try to reach 22 port from source machine

Is there any firewall in between ?

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lwsamcn01
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Thanks.

But local checking is not available. I have to remote that site by Teamviewer.  so reboot will be lost  connection.

brgds

Liu Wei

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lwsamcn01
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Thanks. I check the service is stopped. I enable it and connect by Putty is accessible.

and then I log in host by web client is achieved.

Brgds

Liu Wei

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