Spice console fails to open from the RHEV Admin Portal or User Portal

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  • The following pop-up window appears while starting a Spice connection to a guest (Virtual Machine):
Error connecting to Virtual Machine using Spice:
The client could not connect to the remote computer.
Remote connections might not be enabled or a network problem is preventing your connection
  • From the Spice client log:
1344384089 INFO [2272:224] RedPeer::connect_to_peer: Connect failed: A connection attempt failed because the 
connected party did not properly respond after a period of time, or established connection failed because 
connected host has failed to respond. (10060)


  • Red Hat Enterprise Virtualization (RHEV) 3.0, 3.1, 3.2

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