In a previous post I wrote about how to update ESXi 6.5 using Command Line. It’s 6.7 time now, so here is the article explaining how to upgrade ESXi from 6.5 to 6.7 with the command line (esxcli). This method works either the ESXi server is standalone or added to a vCenter Server (I will use no component of vCenter Server).
As a prerequisite, I placed the ESXi 6.5 server in maintenance mode.
Upgrade ESXi from 6.5 to 6.7 with Command Line – Check ESXi Version
To find the current version of ESXi, after I connected with PuTTY to the server, I ran this command:
esxcli system version get