Log in to the VMware vCenter Server Appliance Web console to access VMware vCenter Server Appliance configuration settings.

Install the VMware vCenter Server Appliance. See the vSphere Installation and Setup documentation.

1

Go to the configuration address that your VMware vCenter Server Appliance virtual machine provides: https://VMware vCenter Server Appliance IP address:5480.

2

Type your user name and password, and click Login.

The initial default user name is root, and the default password is vmware.

The first time you log in to the VMware vCenter Server Appliance, accept the End-User License Agreement by clicking Accept EULA and set the database type. See Configure Database Settings for the VMware vCenter Server Appliance.