Quick guide to enabling SSH on an ESXi Server

Navigate to the ESXi Server in vCenter and select the Configuration Tab and then Security Profile

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Navigate to the Firewall Section and select Properties…

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Ensure SSH Client and SSH Server are selected and select OK

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Now select Properties under Services

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Find the SSH Service and select Options…

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Here either Start the service so it is temporarily running and change the option to leave it running

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Ive posted this as a few of my upcoming posts will reference this

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