VMware Open Console Is Greyed Out

You may find that when you try to click Open Console to view the console of a VM, the option is greyed out. The Open Console option is greyed out because you don’t have permission.

To allocate permission to users to open the console view, log into the VMware vSphere Client as an administrator and click Administration -> Roles and put the user in the appropriate group. Also check that there isn’t a specific permission restriction causing the Open Console option to be greyed out. You can check this by logging on as an administrator, right clicking the VM and clicking Add Permission…

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