I'd give up trying to open the console within Firefox 3.6.  It won't
work unless VMware updates VMware Server 2.x.  This thread discusses

You can try to downgrade to Firefox 3.5 and see if it works.  You can
also try to run the vmware-vmrc executable directly as described in
this post:


On Wed, Jun 8, 2011 at 2:57 AM, Cameron Seay <cws...@gmail.com> wrote:
> Has anyone seen this error when trying to run the remote console using
> vmware 2.0 and Firefox 3.6?
> "Cannot access virtual machine console.  The request timed out"
> The online forums say it has something to do with  the Add On in Firefox
> 3.6, but I've taken them all out and I still get the error.  Using IE won't
> work for me because I do everything on the box via VNC through port 22
> (ssh).  Any hints?  I have tried Opera, but it doesn't work very well with
> vmware.
> Thanks.
> Cameron

Reply via email to