vmware esxi and vsphereclient

Posted on 2011-05-10
Last Modified: 2012-06-21
Dear Experts:

Installed the vmware esxi on to dell R710 rack server and customized the configuration like adding the ip address but from the windows 7 pro machine accessed the vmware exsi server and click on download Download vSphere Client iam getting the error  posted below,

High security alert!!!
You are not permitted to download the file "e-viclient-all-4.1.0-345043.exe".


should i download it from the vmware website, please suggest.
Question by:D_wathi
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    Accepted Solution

    Not heard of that error before, but yes, you can download it from the link you provided. They are both the same.

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    Assisted Solution

    by:Andrew Hancock (VMware vExpert / EE MVE)
    This is a security setting in your browser.

    You could try quickly download the client from the VMware website.
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    Expert Comment

    by:Sekar Chinnakannu
    you workstation looking for vc client, it helps you get connect to your exi server. Yes you can download and install
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    Expert Comment

    just add the url in the security settings of esx you usually get an certificate error when connecting anyway as it doesn't have a certificate
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    Assisted Solution

    Take a look at

    A similar issue where someone had a misconfigured security device

    Author Comment

    Thanks for the reply, visted to the vmware site and downlaoded the vSphere Client
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    Expert Comment

    Great. Just install & you should be good to go...

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