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Unable to access ESXi shell from DELL iDRAC console

To access ESXi shell, first you need to enable that on ESXi host. Following VMware KB articles provide details on enabling ESXi Shell Using ESXi Shell in ESXi 5.x (2004746) Using Tech Support Mode in ESXi 4.1 and ESXi 5.x

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How to set Message Of The Day (MOTD) in vCenter ?

VMware vCenter has a cool (?) feature which lets you setting up a Message Of The Day (MOTD). Why would you like to set up MOTD ? For Fun (exploring the vCenter features) For identification of vCenters in case you deal

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