The vSphere Client is a Windows program that you can use to configure the host and to operate its virtual machines. You can download vSphere Client from any host.

Before you begin

Verify that you have the URL of the host, which is the IP address or host name.

The system must have an Internet connection.

Procedure

  1. From a Windows machine, open a Web browser.
  2. Enter the URL or IP address for the vCenter Server or host.

    For example, http://exampleserver.example.com or http://xxx.xxx.xxx.xxx.

  3. Click Download vSphere Client under Getting Started.
  4. Click Save to download the vSphere Client installer.

Results

The vSphere Client installer is downloaded to the system.

What to do next

Install the vSphere Client.