VMWare vsphere client update

EE,

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 So the version on the ESX server is outdated I guess.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
snyderkvAsked:
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Andrew Hancock (VMware vExpert / EE MVE^2)VMware and Virtualization ConsultantCommented:
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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snyderkvAuthor Commented:
Fantastic

I guess I'll have to download from VMWare.com. Pain
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snyderkvAuthor Commented:
thnx
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