Tag Archives: Download

New Free Tool: VMware Software Manager

Together with vSphere 6.0, VMware released a new free tool that simplifies the download of VMware suites and products. The tool is very simple, its totally worth giving it a try. Install it on your desktop, login with your My VMware account and download all products and features of a VMware Suite with on button.

Software Manager Download Page

This is how it looks like:

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VMware vSphere Client Direct Download

Download links for VMware vSphere Clients:

vSphere Client 5.5

vSphere Client 5.1

vSphere Client 5.0

vSphere Client 4.1

All downloads are direct links to VMware.
If you do not trust it, you will find similar information at KB2089791.

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Download VMware Tools for Windows

Instead of using the vSphere Client to mount VMware Tools ISO files, you can also use a repository provided by VMware to download the package. In my opinion, this is much more comfortable. You copy the installation package to your fileserver and install VMware Tools without having to use the vSphere Client.

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vSphere Release History PDF Format – November 2014

The download of my vSphere Release History in PDF Format is now available. It includes the latest vSphere updates. The document is a printable Version of my VMware ESXi Release and Build Number History.

The Build History Diagram has also been revised:


  • Version numbering changed (PDF and Website) to match the list by VMware
  • 4.x bar color changed to reflect that it is End of life since May 5, 2014