How to remove recent connections from the vSphere Client

The VMware vSphere Client is a web-based application that connects to the vCenter Server so IT administrators can manage installations and handle inventory objects in a vSphere deployment. vSphere Client is a part of VMware’s comprehensive product line. The web client is installed as a part of the vCenter Server.  

This program helps to configure the host and to operate its virtual machines.  

Below are the steps to remove recent connections from the vSphere Client vSphere Client. IP address or Name from the drop-down list.
– Click Start,
– type or select Run,
– type RegEdit, and click OK and navigate to this path below.
– Navigate to HKEY_CURRENT_USERSoftwareVMwareVMware Infrastructure ClientPreferences,
– Right-click RecentConnections, export it as a backup.
– Then right-click RecentConnections and choose Modify.
Delete any appropriate entries, and click OK.

Note: You can optionally search using the IP address of the connection, instead of navigating to the path above.
– The sub-key HKEY_USERS<subkey for profile actively loaded on machine>SoftwareVMwareVMware Infrastructure ClientPreferences. reflects any changes you make to HKEY_CURRENT_USERSoftwareVMwareVMware Infrastructure ClientPreferences.

I hope you found this blog post helpful. If you have any questions, please let me know in the comment session.

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