VMware View 4.5 Demo Problem

I am trying to do a demo of VMware View 4.5.  I have the following set up:  One host running ESXi 4.1 being managed by a vCenter server (which is on a virtual server on our production VMware implementation), another virtual server running the Connection manager.

I can log into the management gui, and I have pointed it at the vCenter server, I have a Win7 VM on that host/vCenter and I have installed the client in it, and I have it showing in Inventory in the management console, it is in a pool, and is entitled and enabled.  

I have checked the firewall on the Connection Manager server (2008r2) and it has all the proper entries.

The problem is that I can't connect to it from a client.  I have the client running on my Win7 laptop, and when I run it, I put in either the ip address or fqdn of the Connection Manager server.  Most of the time when I do this, I just get the spinning circle icon and nothing else.  Sometimes I will immediately get an error message saying that it can't connect to the server.

Have I missed a step somewhere?  Why else wouldn't I be able to connect?

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Andrew Hancock (VMware vExpert / EE MVE^2)Connect With a Mentor VMware and Virtualization ConsultantCommented:
Just quickly check this before we start the debugging process

View Client cannot connect to Connection Server  
Any View Client installed on Windows 7 will fail to connect to the View Connection Server if you have installed the patch referenced in MS article 2482017 or 2467023. For a workaround and to keep informed about this issue, subscribe to the article linked below. KB 1034262  


Microsoft broke the VMware View 4.5 client last week on Patch Tuesday! (on Win 7)
Andrew Hancock (VMware vExpert / EE MVE^2)VMware and Virtualization ConsultantCommented:
there are new VMware View 4.5 clients to deal with this.
brandenbAuthor Commented:
That was it.  Thanks!
Andrew Hancock (VMware vExpert / EE MVE^2)VMware and Virtualization ConsultantCommented:
Yes, it's annoying when Microsoft breaks something! Glad you got it fixed.
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