The VMware Remote Console (VMRC) is a standalone console application. VMRC enables you to connect to client devices and open virtual machine consoles on remote hosts.


  1. In the vSphere Client, navigate to a virtual machine in the inventory.
  2. Click the Summary tab, and click the Launch Remote Console link.
  3. Click the Download Remote Console link.
  4. Download the VMRC installer from the VMware website at
    Note: You must have a profile at: to download the VMRC installer.