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    Schedule shutdown time (Daily) in ESXi 5.1 host Machine

    Hi,

    I want to schedule shutdown of my ESXi 5.1 host machine daily on a particular time (Example: 23:59).
    so how to achieve this task.
    i am new to this.

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    An esxi host is a linux machine so crontab (the linux scheduler) might work. Try getting it to call the halt command. Get in via the console or enable ssh access.

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