Is it possible to open vm console through api ?
In powercli , we use Open-VMConsoleWindow to perform this task.
Is there a method in api through which the open vm console can be done ?
please suggest some ways....Examples would be of great help !!
Afaik there is no public API method for this.
This cmdlet works through the VMRC webclient plugin, as is documented in Opening the Virtual Machine Remote Console through PowerCLI
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Is there any other way through which the console can be opened. ?
I ve tried “C:\Program Files\Common Files\VMware\VMware VMRC Plug-in\Firefox\vmware-vmrc.exe” -X -h Host -u User -p Password “[datastore1] VM/VM.vmx”
This method pops up a message box saying :