You can use the Update Manager Web Client plug-in for the vSphere Web Client to perform upgrade operations on the hosts and update operations the virtual machines in your environment. With the Update Manager Web Client you can perform the full set of operations that Update Manager offers.

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Verify you have the View Compliance Status privilege, otherwise you cannot see and use the Update Manager Web Client in vSphere Web Client.

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For more information, see Overview of the Update Manager Client Interfaces

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The Update Manager Web Client plug-in is automatically enabled in the vSphere Web Client after you install the Update Manager server.

The Update Manager Web Client plug-in appears as an Update Manager tab under the Monitor tab in vSphere Web Client.