naveedseraa
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Upgrading Vsphere Esxi from 5.1 to 6.0

Dear All,

Please guide me on how to upgrade my Esxi hosts which is currently 5.1 Version to 6.0. Our Company Puchased License for 5.1, Now We need to upgrade it to 6.0 and further.

Best Regards,

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HassanAlKak88
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Hello

Kindly find the following:

https://www.experts-exchange.com/articles/18799/HOW-TO-Upgrade-VMware-ESXi-5-1-to-ESXi-6-0-in-5-easy...

https://www.vladan.fr/easily-upgrade-esxi-5-x-to-the-latest-esxi-5-5-update-1-via-cli/

https://www.wojcieh.net/upgrade-vmware-esxi-5-to-6-0-part-1-interactive-upgrade/

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MikeStoica
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You can also check this blog series from VMware The vSphere Upgrade Blog Series (Wrap-Up) - VMware vSphere Blog

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naveedseraa
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What about the License? Will it be valid upon upgradation?

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HassanAlKak88
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Expert

Hello,

regarding license you have to upgrade from the myvmware portal, but but you should have a support agreement.


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