vSphere Web Client – Use Windows Session Authentication not available in Google Chrome

Following a recent update to the Google Chrome Browser, in my case to version 42.0.2311.90 I was unable to select the ‘Use Windows Session Authentication’ option when authenticating the vSphere Web Client. In order to resolve this issue I was required to enable the use of  NPAPI plug-ins to support has been disabled by default in versions 42.0 and … More vSphere Web Client – Use Windows Session Authentication not available in Google Chrome

VMware: Modify the timeout settings of the vSphere Web Client

By default, the vSphere Web Client inactivity timeout period is 120 minutes. It may be that that you wish to reduce the value to close session automatically to minimize risk , by reducing the potential for unauthorised access to vCenter. This is possible by modifying the ‘webclient.properties’ file which by default is located in the directory ‘C:\ProgramData\VMware\vSphere Web Client’ … More VMware: Modify the timeout settings of the vSphere Web Client