You must run the vSphere Web Access service on vCenter Server before you use your Web browser to connect. If the service is not currently running, you cannot log in.

You must use administrator privileges to log in to your vCenter Server.


In the vCenter Server Desktop, right-click My Computer and select Manage.

The Computer Management window appears.


Expand Services and Applications and select Services.


Locate VMware VirtualCenter Management Webservices on the list and check whether the service is running.


If the service is not running, right-click VMware VirtualCenter Management Webservices and select Start.

You can now use vSphere Web Access to log in to vCenter Server.