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.

You must have the URL of the host. This is the IP address or host name.


From a Windows machine, open a Web browser.


Enter the URL for the host.

For example, or

The welcome page appears.


Click Download the vSphere Client under Getting Started.


Click Yes in the security warning dialog box that appears.

Install the vSphere Client.