Enable the Secure Shell (SSH) to access the ESXi Shell remotely by using SSH.
- To enable or disable the Secure Shell (SSH), right-click Host in the VMware Host Client inventory.
- Select Services from the drop-down menu and select Secure Shell (SSH).
- Select a task to perform.
- If SSH is enabled, click Disable to disable it.
- If SSH is disabled, click Enable to enable it.