VMware vSphere Client Download for Windows: All Versions and Releases

vSphere Client Download per Windows: tutte le versioni

Few will deny the impact VMware had on modern virtualization technology environment and the Palo Alto software company leading role in the revolution involving thousands of server farms in recent years. An infrastructural change that also had an huge impact on many system administrators, who suddenly found themselves eager to learn and manage the logics behind the maintenance, backup and administration of either the Virtual Machines and their Hypervisors.

These issues are being mostly handled by using the vSphere Client, which is a free software released by VMware enabling SA to connect to VM Hypervisor systems and manage them. If you stumbled upon this page, chances are you know how difficult can be to retrieve the download links of the vSphere Client's builds, each one required to connect to the corresponding vSphere release. This list comes to the rescue, including the download links for a wide number of available vSphere Client for Windows in the most likely case you'll need them.


The list has been updated to include the current vSphere latest version, which is 6.0.

Happy download!

vSphere 4.1

vSphere 5.0

vSphere 5.1

vSphere 5.5

vSphere 6.0

Setup issues on Windows 8

If you're unable to install older versions of the vSphere Client on Windows 8 or 8.1, I suggest you to take a look to this post who handles a common compatibility issue.


If you don't want to install the Windows Client you can always use the WebClient, compatible with all modern browsers: take a look at this great official guide to learn how to use it.

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11 Comments on “VMware vSphere Client Download for Windows: All Versions and Releases”

  1. Really? No one thanking you? Well, let me thank you for providing direct links which makes life (at least mine) a lot easier!

  2. Thank you very much … ALLL the other downloads from VMWare.com is Sooooooo confusing….
    I can hardly get it all together ….. And I am an ESXI free ware guy !!!! Most clients have it !!!

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