How to Clone a VM using ESXi command Line


Assuming you have enabled SSH on the ESXi host you can proceed to cloning a VM Tweet

Enable SSH on ESXi 5.0 using the vShere Client

ESXi 5.0 Security Profile

Enabling SSH vis the vShere Client is pretty straight forward. Log into the vShere client Select the ESXi Host Select Security Profile           Under the services section click properties Select SSH Click Options Start the SSH service Choose the desired startup policy Tweet