ESXi Command Line Start Guest VM

Get list of Guest VM IDs on host:
vim-cmd vmsvc/getallvms

Power on the virtual machine using the VMID found in Step 2 and run:
vim-cmd vmsvc/power.on <vmid>

Re-Register Inaccessible Guest Virtual Machines on ESX 4.1 hosts


To register a virtual machine from a command line on an ESXi host:

Subscribe to RSS - guest