You can access the UI of a proxied component with your vCloud Director account.


Before you log in to the UI of a proxied component, you must configure your access to the proxy. See Configure Your Browser with Your Proxy Settings.


  1. From the main menu (), select Datacenters.
  2. Click the Dedicated vSphere Datacenters tab.
  3. Open the proxy of the Dedicated vCenter Server instance.
    • To open the default proxy, click Open vSphere.
    • To open a non-default proxy, follow these steps:
      • Click Actions, and click View Proxies.
      • Click the proxy URL.
    A new card with your proxy credentials opens.
  4. Copy the user name and the password.
  5. To activate the proxy, click Open.
    A new card opens and prompts you for authentication against the proxy.
  6. In the User Name text box, paste the copied user name.
  7. In the Password text box, paste the copied password and click OK.


The UI of the proxied component opens.