vSphere: Open Console Only Opens the Web Console?

KB ID 0001437


At first I simply though this was an IE problem, but I tried with Firefox and Chrome and it was the same.

VMware No Console Options

‘Open Console’ simply opens the web console, and does not offer you a choice any more?


They’ve done a great job of hiding it! On the VM’s summary tab, click the options ‘cog‘. And theres the options again.

VMware Web Console Only

If you want to use the VMRC, you will need to download it first!

VMware Change Default Console Options

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Author: PeteLong

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