How to configure ESXi Network settings.

Log In to your ESXi server.

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Press “F2″for Customize system window.

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Enter login credentials here.

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First option is to configure password, We already configured the password during  the installation time. If you need to change the password again, this is the place to reset.

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Configure Management Network option providing privilege to configure the Network. Press “Enter” here.

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Select the the network adapter here.

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If your having any VLAN connection to your EXSi, add the VLAN ID here.

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Select IPv4 and press “Enter”

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Select the static IPv4 option and assign your IP here.

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I am disabling  IPv6 here because I am not using , If we disable the IPv6, need to reboot the ESXi once.

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Assign DNS IPs and Host name in the DNS Configuration field.

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Assign the DNS Suffix in the suffix field.

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Confirm the changes and reboot the host.

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Now we can see the Network changes here.



Written by Sujith Surendran

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