Father’s Day Fun With ESXi Annotations

June 19th, 2011 by jason Leave a reply »

Tired of the same old DCUI look of your ESXi host?

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Change it with your own custom Annotation (found under Host|Configuration|Software|Advanced Settings):

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Clearly this is more fun than any one person should be allowed to have.

Clear the Annotation field to restore the original ESXi look.



  1. Ross says:

    that’s cool and could even be a security thing if you relabed it a different OS or even wanted to put your company security message on there. Is there a charactor limit?

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