VMWARE VCENTER: How to configure SSH and SNMP

Using the vsphere client I enabled snmp for the vcenter server with the primary receiver, port, and community string.   Problem is, running snmpwalk -Os -v 1 -c public <IP of vcenter server>   I get no response.    Thinking I need to configure firewall to allow?   Cannot figure out how to SSH into the vcenter appliance either.   All versions 6.0

Please advise.
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Lance McGrewRETIREDAsked:
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Andrew Hancock (VMware vExpert / EE MVE^2)VMware and Virtualization ConsultantCommented:
To enable SSH for the Appliance...

Press F2. You can then  change network settings and enable BASH Shell and SSH for the appliance for troubleshooting.
Lance McGrewRETIREDAuthor Commented:
Where will I be when using the F2?    Isn't the F2 just at the console to enable SSH for the management IP?
Andrew Hancock (VMware vExpert / EE MVE^2)VMware and Virtualization ConsultantCommented:
Open the Console, in vSphere Client.

see the last screen shot in my new EE Article

http://www.experts-exchange.com/articles/18919/HOW-TO-Upgrade-from-vCenter-Server-Appliance-VCSA-5-5-to-6-0.html

F2 <Customize System>

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