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.
    See the VMware Web site topic Using MD5 Checksums at http://www.vmware.com/download/md5.html.