Nutanix NGT tool (Nutanix Guest tool ) is free of cost tool for Nutanix customers — it means no / zero price need to pay for Nutanix NGT tool ( Nutanix Guest tool ). Nutanix NGT tool full form is Nutanix Guest Tool ( NGT ) is very awesome and useful tool like VMware tool. Nutanix NGT tool ( Nutanix Guest tool ) latest version is available to download for Windows OS 7, 8, 10, Windows server 2008R2, 2012, 2016 and 2016 and Linux OS geust VMs in Nutanix Prism web console.
Nutanix NGT tool is freely available to download and just need to mount the Nutanix NGT tool to virtual CD-ROM of each VM ( Windows and Linux ) and install it as your install any other applications.
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Download Nutanix NGT Tool
Nutanix NGT Tool is built-in bundle always available in Nutanix Prism web console just need to mount to virtual CD-ROM by single click.
Steps to download / mount the Nutanix NGT Tool in Windows / Linux VM as mentioned below:
Step 1: Log into Nutanix Prism Web console in Top 5 Web Browsers – supported by Nutanix Prism
Get Nutanix default credentials here: Nutanix Prism Console Default Credentials
Step 2: Go to VM menu > Select VM ( Windows / Linux )
Note: Selected VM must be in power-on state and have one empty virtual CD-ROM as shown in below screenshot
Step 3: click on “Manage Guest Tool” also known as Nutanix NGT Tool ( Nutanix Guest Tool ) as shown in below screenshot
Step 4: Mount Nutanix NGT Tool ( Nutanix Guest Tool ) on virtual CD-ROM in Windows , Linux VM
Now you need select / check mark all options to install features of Nutanix NGT Tool in Windows , Linux VM
Nutanix NGT Tool Features options are:
- Mount Nutanix Guest Tool
- Self Service Restore ( SSR)
- Volume Snapshot Service / Application Consistent Snapshot ( VSS )
Step 5: Now install Nutanix NGT Tool in Windows, Linux guest VM to follow this post – Installations Nutanix NGT Tool in Windows and Linux Guest VM
After following above all steps, now your Windows , Liuux VM is ready with installed Nutanix NGT Tool and add-on features and capability.
Nutanix NGT Tool is freely and openly available in Nutanix Prism console, so you can enjoy the add-on features of Nutanix NGT Tool without paying any cost.
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