Log in to an ESXi host to configure it.

Procedure

  1. Connect to the management interface of your ESXi host and run the remote console.
  2. In the remote console window, press F2 and log in with root credentials.

    If you are logging in for the first time, the root password is empty.

Results

The System Customization menu opens.

What to do next

Change the root password for the ESXi host.