You can use vSphere Web Access to connect to an ESX host or vCenter Server.

Before you connect to vSphere Web Access, make sure that the vSphere Web Access service is running. You must also have a compatible Web browser as well as access rights to the ESX host or vCenter Server.

Make sure that your Web proxy supports IPv6 addresses before you use vSphere Web Access to connect to an ESX host or vCenter Server with an IPv6 address.

1

Start your Web browser.

2

Enter the URL of your ESX host or your vCenter Server installation.

https://<host or server name>/ui

3

In the Log In window, enter your user name and password and click Log In.

Important

If you have a pop-up blocker enabled, a message appears that says a pop-up blocker was detected. Disable your pop-up blocker to use client devices.

The vSphere Web Access main screen appears.