Download the installer for ESXi.

Prerequisites

Create a VMware Customer Connect account at https://my.vmware.com/web/vmware/.

Procedure

  1. Log in to VMware Customer Connect.
  2. Navigate to Products and Accounts > All Products.
  3. Find VMware vSphere and click View Download Components.
  4. Select a VMware vSphere version from the Select Version drop-down.
  5. Select a version of VMware vSphere Hypervisor (ESXi) and click GO TO DOWNLOADS.
  6. Download an ESXi ISO image.
  7. Confirm that the md5sum is correct by using an MD5 checksum tool.