Enable the Secure Shell (SSH) to access the ESXi Shell remotely by using SSH.

1

To enable or disable the Secure Shell (SSH), right-click Host in the VMware Host Client inventory.

2

Select Services from the drop-down menu and select Secure Shell (SSH).

3

Select a task to perform.

If SSH is enabled, click Disable to disable it.

If SSH is disabled, click Enable to enable it.