For VMware ESXi installations, you must determine the network management interface that you will use for the VM service console.
The VM service console and management interface require a network interface. The service console does not automatically use the first interface with a live connection. Therefore, you must select a network interface for the service console during installation because the network interface defaults to vmnic0.
This procedure describes how to configure the VMware ESXi settings for the network adapters installed on your server.
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To complete this task, refer to the VMware documentation.
See Determine the MAC Address of a Connected Server Network Port (VMware ESXi).