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VMware ESXi 5.0 - Unable to connect via vSphere Client 5.5 installed on Windows 8

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Getting following message at the time of connecting VMware ESXi 5.0 server through VMware vSphere Client 5.5 installed on Windows 8 workstation.

"The required client support files need to be retrieved from the server "vsphereclient.vmware.com" and installed. Click Run the installer or Save the installer."

I have saved the installer "VMware-viclient-all-5.0.0-455964-5.0.exe" and tried to run it, but it is not running because of incompatibility with Windows 8 Operating System.

Please find the attached screenshot.

Please let me know how do I connect to ESXi 5.0 server via vSphere Client 5.5 installed on Windows 8 workstation.
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