You can open the console of a virtual machine in a cloud that has been added to vCloud Connector.

vCloud Connector is open to the Workloads tab.


Locate the virtual machine whose console you want to access in the Workloads list.

You can use the Search function if your list is extensive. If the VM is not running, power it on.


Double-click the Console thumbnail at the left of the virtual machine's name.


If the VMware Remote Console plug-in is not installed, you are prompted to install it.

The requested console opens in a new browser window.


If you are using vCC through vSphere Client 4.x and you wish to access a vCloud Director 1.0 virtual machine console, you must be using an updated version of vSphere Client that supports launching a console. The applicable versions of vSphere Client include: