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In vSphere I've got a lot of virtual machines to manage and am looking for a way to search by the name I gave the VM when I created it. Ctrl + F doesn't do anything. If I click on the pane the VMs are in and start typing a name, the first letter matches but the second letter always matches a new name (unlike Windows Explorer where when you type f o o it finds foo, not swtiches between files starting with f, o and another o).

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I'm I right in thinking your connecting to the host directly and not via vcenter? – Rqomey Apr 11 '13 at 18:32
@Rqomey I am not skilled with these tools all I know is I start VMWare vSphere Client and that's the program I use. – Celeritas Apr 11 '13 at 20:52
When you start the client you usually put in a name/ipaddress, username and password. Is the ip address you put in pointing to an ESXi host, or to a vcenter – Rqomey Apr 11 '13 at 21:43

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