Eric Reitz posted the following steps on his blog about how to connect to VMware Server with the VI Client.
- You will need to install the Virtual Infrastructure Client (VI Client) 2.5.
- You will need to have your ports open if you have your firewall up the defaults it takes are 8333 (SSL) 8222 (normal)
- On the VI Client for server put in https://<servername>:8333 or http://<servername>:8222 or what ever ports you choose at install.
- Then add your Admin account to the host for Username and Password
In the following screen you will see the VMware Server overview within the VI Client: