You must install the Client Integration Plug-in before you deploy or upgrade the vCenter Server Appliance.


Download the vCenter Server Appliance Installer.


  1. In the vCenter Server Appliance installer, navigate to the vcsa directory and double-click VMware-ClientIntegrationPlugin-6.0.0.exe.
    The Client Integration Plug-in installation wizard appears.
  2. On the Welcome page, click Next.
  3. Read and accept the terms in the End-User License Agreement and click Next.
  4. (Optional) Change the default path to the Client Integration Plug-in installation folder, and click Next.
  5. On the Ready to Install the Plug-in page of the wizard, review the information and click Install.
  6. After the installation completes, click Finish.