VMWare vsphere client update

Posted on 2012-08-25
Last Modified: 2012-08-25

I've upgraded from ESXi 4.1 348481 to 502767 and now my vsphere client doesn't work. So the version on the ESX server is outdated I guess. Will I have to find another vsphere client every time I patch my system?

Also, due to web browser stigs, I'd like to browse the ESX host folders for the client using WinSCP. Hoping I can find another site with the same build. This way, I won't have to use https//esxserver

Thanks in advance, wish you all the best
Question by:snyderkv
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    You are correct, every time you patch an ESXi/ESX server, you may have to use a newer client.

    In later versions of ESXi, the vSphere Client download has been REMOVED, and has been replaced with a http:// link to the VMware Website to download the client. This is because the installation package has been getting larger.

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    I guess I'll have to download from Pain

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