You can use the VMware Host Client to manage single ESXi hosts and perform various administrative and troubleshooting tasks on your virtual machines.

To log in to the ESXi host, perform the following steps.


  1. In a Web browser enter the target host name or IP address using the form https://host-name/ui or https://host-IP-address/ui.
    A log in screen appears.
  2. Enter your user name and your password.
  3. Click Login to continue.
  4. Review the VMware Customer Experience Improvement Program (CEIP) page and choose whether you want to join the program.
    To learn about the program and how to configure it at any time, see Leave and Rejoin the Customer Experience Improvement Program in the VMware Host Client.
  5. Click OK.