Installing and Uninstalling vCLI on Windows
Before you can run vCLI commands from your Window system, you must install the vCLI package and test the installation by running a command.
The vCLI installation package for Windows includes the ActivePerl runtime from ActiveState Software and required Perl modules and libraries. The vCLI is supported on the Windows platforms that are listed in the Release Notes.
To install the vCLI Package on Windows
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You can find the installer on the VMware Communities page.
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Click Next in the Welcome page.
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The default location is C:\ProgramĀ Files\VMware\VMware vSphere CLI.
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Click Next.
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Click Install to proceed with the installation.
The installation might take several minutes to complete.
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Without reboot, path settings might not be correct on your Windows platform.
To uninstall the vCLI Package on Windows
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In the panel that appears, select VMware vSphere CLI, and click Remove.
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Click Yes when prompted.
The system uninstalls the vSphere SDK for Perl, the vCLI, and all prerequisite software.