You configure settings to minimize the use of the Virtual Machine console by removing the privilege to use the virtual machine console for the standard virtual machine user role. You can assign the Virtual Machine console user role to a user if they require console access.

Procedure

  1. In a Web browser, log in to vCenter Server by using the vSphere Client.
    Settings Value
    URL https://lax01m01vc01.lax01.rainpole.local/ui
    User name administrator@vsphere.local
    Password vsphere_admin_password
  2. PCI-VI-VC-CFG-00061Remove the privilege to use the virtual machine console for the standard virtual machine user role.
    1. On the Home page of the vSphere Client, click Administration , and click Roles.
    2. From the Roles provider drop-down menu, select sfo01m01vc01.sfo01.rainpole.local.
    3. Select the Virtual machine user (sample) role and click Edit role action.
    4. In the Edit Role dialog box, select the Virtual machine group and under Interaction, deselect the Console interaction check box.
    5. Click Next and click Finish.
  3. Repeat the procedure for the lax01w01vc01.lax01.rainpole.local vCenter Server instance.