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The VMware connection can be used to display VMware guest instances from one or more computers and provide basic management tasks as well as the ability to connect to the guest instance console.



The VMware Dashboard is shown in the Dashboard panel when you select a VMware connection in the Navigation panel.




The VMware connection relies on PowerCLI. Ensure that most recent PowerCLI version is installed.


Royal Server Support

The dashboard data can also be gathered using a Royal Server. For more information about Royal Server, click here.


Dashboard Settings

To configure the application default settings for the included dashboard, open the Plugins Management and click on Dashboard for the VMware plugin.

To configure individual dashboard settings for a connection, use the Dashboard property page.


Plugin Settings

To configure the VMware plugin settings, open the Plugins Management and click on Settings for the VMware plugin:


Default Action:

Specify the default action when a VMware instance is double-clicked.


Connection Properties

The VMware Properties dialog is shown: