Vmware ESXi 5.5 installation on Dell Optiplex desktop

After successfully installation on ESXi server i would like to share my experience here.

Fixed error : nfs4lclient failed to load.

List of tools required for configure ESXi server on Dell Optiplex 3020

1. Vmware ESXi 5.5 iso image – Download from this link

2. Network card driver – Download from this link

3. ESXi customizer for rebuild iso image – Download from this link

4. Refus tool to make iso file bootable usb drive – Download from this link

if your facing error on ESXi customizer tool under window 10 machine. you need to change settings from ESXi-Customizer.cmd open with notepad then change line add REM on beginning.


REM if “!WinVer!” LSS “5.1” call :earlyFatal Unsupported Windows Version: !WinVer!. At least Windows XP is required & exit /b 1

Working network card VIB file can be download from this link

Download iso image from this link

Final bootable usb iso image can download from this link

Important notes – if your not getting ip address from dhcp server make sure change bios settings – boot from network first priority.