You can view the power state, CPU use, and disk space use of a server or the configuration information of a remote virtual machine.


Verify that you have login credentials for the server where the virtual machine is hosted. The server cannot be a vCenter Server host.


  1. Select File > Connect to Server.
  2. Type the name of the server, or select a server from the Recent Servers drop-down menu.
  3. Type your login credentials and click Connect.
  4. Select a server to view CPU use, memory use, and available storage information.
  5. Select a virtual machine to view snapshot, configuration file, and hardware compatibility information.