You can view the ports used by the Web service to communicate with other applications. You can no longer configure these port settings.

The Web Service is installed as part of the VMware vCenter Server installation. The Web Service is a required component for third-party applications that use the VMware SDK application programming interface (API). For information about Web Service installation, see the vSphere Installation and Setup documentation.


If necessary, select Administration > vCenter Server Settings to display the vCenter Server Settings dialog box.


If the vCenter Server system is part of a connected group, select the server you want to configure from the Current vCenter Server drop-down menu.


In the settings list, select Ports.

The ports used by the Web service are displayed.


Click OK.