Today, I need to upgrade my standalone ESXi Host as I wanted to trial Windows Server 2012. I created a virtual machine using the Guest Operating System ‘Microsoft Windows Server 2008 R2 64 bit’ with the following hardware settings:
When Windows Server 2012 began to install, it would display the following error:
After some research, I established that the following Host Update needed to be installed.
Windows Sever 2012 RC is now installed and ready to be configured.