hodhod26
Contributor
Contributor

could not connect to esx 4

hi all

when try to loging to esx 4 via vspherclient i recive the follwing error  vsphere client couldnot connect to esx.

i can ping ther server and login via putty.

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xacolabril
Expert
Expert

Have you tried using the root user?

Xavier Colomé Abril. VMware Certified Professional VCP3, VCP4 and VCP5. [Si encuentras que esta o cualquier otra respuesta ha sido de utilidad, vótalas. Gracias.] [If you find this or any other information helpful or correct, please consider awarding points. Thank you.]
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iw123
Commander
Commander

Hi

Are the necessary ports open between the computer you are running the client on and the ESX host. Ports 443, 902 and 903 on the ESX host need to be reachable from your client. Perhaps there is a firewall in between?

Can you connect to the host using a web browser? https://hostname ?

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