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Entries for the ‘VMware’ Category

vmnetcfg missing from VMware Player

I haven’t used the VMware Player in a while, however the need recently arose when I had to deploy some virtual machines at a upcoming trade show. After the installation, I noticed that vmnetcfg was nowhere to be found; No shortcuts, and the executable was missing from the VMware Player program folder. For those who […]

UPS Shutdown with ESXi

Setting up your servers to properly integrate with your UPS units and shut down cleanly in the event of a power disruption is something that usually doesn’t take more than 5 minutes in the physical world. Doing this properly for all of your ESXi Virtual Machines, however, can be a bit more involved depending on […]