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Virtualization

Step-by-step: Installing ESXi as a virtual machine

Start the new VM wizard and select Custom option

The CD-ROM .ISO image downloaded in the previous step will need to be available (either on a datastore or inserted into the CD-ROM drive of the physical ESXi host) for the step to create the ESXi virtual machine. Start the new virtual machine wizard and select the Custom option.

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