0 Replies Latest reply on Dec 7, 2018 3:08 AM by RedsOmar76

    NVidia GPU on ESXi 6.5 with V.M. not EFI Bios

    RedsOmar76 Lurker


      We need to install a NVidia P2000 (Q0V77A) on a HP ML 360 Gen10 with VMWare esxi 6.5 and pass it in passthrough to a Win2016 Virtual Machine already working.

      I found fragmentary information on the internet (no precise and complete official VMWare article) explaining how to configure the video card to be viewed and managed directly by V.M. and the part that worried me is that someone says that the V.M. must be configured with the Bios in EFI mode while the V.M. which I have already operative from the customer is definitely installed in normal Bios mode, being also the mode recommended by VMWare during installation.

      The problem is that if i change the Bios in EFI mode, the V.M. not boot anymore.

      If the Bios in EFI is an essential prerequisite for the correct operation of the video card, this would mean having to reinstall the virtual machine, the terminal server, the ERP software. Can you give me more precise information?

      Thanks a lot.