The vSphere Client and the vSphere Web Client provide simplest way to manage your ESXi host and operate its virtual machines.

You can use the vSphere Client to connect directly to the ESXi host. If you use vCenter Server, you can also use the vSphere Client to connect to and operate vCenter Server. You can use the vSphere Web Client to connect to and operate vCenter Server by Web browser.

To install the vSphere Client and the vSphere Web Client, see the following topics

vSphere Client

Download the vSphere Client

Install the vSphere Client

Start the vSphere Client

vSphere Web Client

Install and Start the vSphere Web Client