You can access virtual machines in the VMware Host Client by using VMware Remote Console. You can launch one or more consoles to access several remote virtual machines at the same time.


Verify that VMware Remote Console is installed on your local system.


  1. Click Virtual Machines in the VMware Host Client inventory and select a virtual machine from the list.
  2. Click Console and select Launch remote console from the drop-down menu.
    The VMware Remote Console opens as a standalone application for the selected virtual machine.