vCenter

 View Only

 New user completely lost now that my ESXi client says the license is expired

Lance McComber's profile image
Lance McComber posted Jun 19, 2024 04:47 PM

I'm fairly new to the VM server world.  I had my main house shares set up on a windows VM but I had to move my home server.  Now the client is telling me my license has expired.  My google-fu also failed to find just where I can request a new free/trial license.

I know it's a simple thing, but I find the new broadcom site very confusing.

Can anyone just point me to a simple "GO HERE"?

Much thanks in advance

a_p_'s profile image
a_p_

VMware/Broadcom unfortunately decided to discontinue the Free ESXi Hypervisor, so you won't be able to register for a new license anymore.

André

AhhOkay's profile image
AhhOkay

Check out VMUG Advantage.  Not sure what the cost is now but I remember it being reasonable

VMUG Advantage

VMUG Advantage is the best way to gain the technical skills to accelerate your success with exclusive access to 365-day evaluation licenses for 15+ VMware solutions, 20-35% discounts on VMware training and certifications, a discount off VMworld registration, and more!