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ESXi 5.1: cannot connect to vcenter from any 3rd party tools

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Hi,

Please see http://www.experts-exchange.com/Software/VMWare/Q_28000877.html#a38797370

I seem to not be able to connect from VDR/VDP or veeam to vcenter. I can however (for VDR) directly connected on an ESXi. Probably related to sso ...?

Please advise how to troubleshoot.

J.
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the vmware administrator account you are using does not have admin access.

use the same vmware account that you use to login via the vSphere Client
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I m using that account.
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Note: if I go to vcenter webaccess (after message of ssl) via Internet Explorer I always get
res://ieframe.dll/, no problem via Firefox.
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Issue still there, please advise.
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Netscaler Common Configuration How To guides

If you use NetScaler you will want to see these guides. The NetScaler How To Guides show administrators how to get NetScaler up and configured by providing instructions for common scenarios and some not so common ones.

 

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Please advise!
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I can ONLY connect to vcenter via localhost directly on server.
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Upgrade to Vcenter + SSO 5.1.0b solved the problem.
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Only thing that worked for me.
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