As promised, here is a hand picked list of top KB articles from our Install Support Team.
These articles solve a good portion of the calls that come into support, so having this list handy might save you some time.
|1009039||Upgrading to ESX 4.0 and vCenter 4.0 best practices|
|1009080||Installing ESX 4.0 and vCenter 4.0 best practices|
|1003889||Upgrading to ESX 3.5 and VirtualCenter 2.5 Best Practices|
|5242329||How do I install VMware Tools in a Linux virtual machine on ESX Server 3.x?|
|1011542||vSphere Host Update Utility not available for download to upgrade standalone ESX Server 3.x to ESX 4|
|1003690||Ensuring your hardware is functioning correctly|
|1010675||Upgrading an ESX 3.x virtual machine to ESX 4.0|
|1004152||Changing the download location for VMware Update Manager|
|1010947||Installing vCenter Update Manager 4.0 best practices|
|1010574||VMware support for USB devices used for installing VMware ESXi 4.0|
Next up will be OS issues.