vSphere 5 Web Client "Movie not loaded..."
Posted on 2011-10-25
Trying to set up vCenter 5 up on a brand new Windows 2008R2 server. The install completes fine but trying to load either the admin page or the client page results in just a plain blue screen. Right clicking gives the flash context menu with "Movie not loaded..." ghosted out.
I have tried this on two different servers, both clean builds, both have flash 11 installed. The flash plugin does work as youtube videos play fine. I have tried getting version 10 installed but it wont install without trying to put 11 on instead, however using the stand alone version of 10.3 still doesn't display anything.
I have set the site as a trusted site and dropped the security level as low as it will go... no difference. Am I missing some other config options within 2008R2 which may be blocking this content? I disabled the firewall as a test, as any other machine apart from the server, doesn't even get a blank screen (probably a different issue), but this made no difference.