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Remote Start VMs

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How to remote start VMs on VMware Server

  1. Check the state of the VM:
    # vmware-cmd /path/to/vm/machine.vmx getstate
  2. Start it up:
    # vmware-cmd /path/to/vm/machine.vmx start
Note: /path/to/vm/machine.vmx must be absolute, not relative (ie: ./machine.vmx is not valid, even if your prompt is in /path/to/vm).


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