Log in to the VxFlex OS GUI

Open and log in to the VxFlex OS GUI.

Before you begin

Ensure that:
  • The VxFlex OS GUI software is installed on the workstation. To install the VxFlex OS GUI, see "Install the VxFlex OS GUI."
  • You have these credentials (available from the administrator):
    • MDM management IP address or hostname
    • Username (the admin user exists by default)
    • Password (defined during deployment)


  1. Open the VxFlex OS GUI:
    • Linux: Run the script /opt/emc/scaleio/gui/run.sh.
    • Windows: Click Start > All Programs > EMC > VxFlex OS GUI
    • MacOS: From the command line, run /Applications/VxFlexOS-gui-3.0-x.x.app/Contents/MacOS/VxFlexOS-gui-3.x.x.x
    The initial login screen is displayed.
  2. Type the IP address or hostname and click Connect.

    If a certificate notice is displayed, review and accept the certificate.

    If a login banner is displayed, confirm it to continue.
  3. In the login screen, type the username and password, and click Login.


The VxFlex OS GUI is displayed.

What to do next

Users and passwords are configured with the VxFlex OS CLI. For more information, see the "Security" chapter of the VxFlex OS User Guide.