community.vmware.vmware httpapi – HttpApi Plugin for VMware REST API


This httpapi plugin is part of the community.vmware collection (version 4.4.0).

You might already have this collection installed if you are using the ansible package. It is not included in ansible-core. To check whether it is installed, run ansible-galaxy collection list.

To install it, use: ansible-galaxy collection install community.vmware.

To use it in a playbook, specify: community.vmware.vmware.


  • This HttpApi plugin provides methods to connect to VMware vCenter over a HTTP(S)-based APIs.


  • Abhijeet Kasurde (@Akasurde)


Configuration entries for each entry type have a low to high priority order. For example, a variable that is lower in the list will override a variable that is higher up.