WhatsApp for Windows Phone (WP7 Mango) – RELEASED!

On Saturday September 25th, WhatsApp for Windows Phone client went live in the Marketplace! WhatsApp Messenger for Windows Phone is available to those running version 7.5 (Mango) release on their device. Also, Windows Phone client release brings the total supported mobile platforms to SIX!


Just to recap, they are:
― iPhone (OS 3.1 or newer)
― Android (OS 2.1 or newer)
― BlackBerry (OS 4.5 or newer)
― Nokia Symbian S60 (3rd Edition Feature Pack 1 or newer)
― Nokia S40 (6th edition or newer)
― Windows Phone (OS 7.5 or newer)

We are extremly excited to add Windows Phone to the list of supported platforms, the WhatsApp blog states. Stay tuned for more features and improvements…

Hot to get VMware vSphere Client to work in Windows 7

Here is a step-by-step guide to get VMware vSphere Client and the vSphere Host Update Utility to work in Windows 7. My system is running Windows 7 – 64-bit, so please make sure you enter the correct “Program Files” folder if your system is 32-bit. Let’s get started:

1.  Open the following folder:
     C:\Program Files (x86)\Vmware\Infrastructure\Virtual Infrastructure Client\Launcher

2.  Edit the VpxClient.exe.config file and make it look like the following:


     Just add the lines from 12 to 14 and your set!

3.  Create a new folder in the same location called Lib, and then place the System.dll (attached here -> System.dll).

4.  Edit your system environment variables and create a new one, DEVPATH, and set it to:
     C:\Program Files (x86)\VMware\Infrastructure\Virtual Infrastructure Client\Launcher\Lib

 Now, vSphere Client should work!  But the Host Update Utility still need some tweaking, here are the final steps:

5.  Copy VpxClient.exe.config file (from above) to the following location, re-naming it to VIUApp.exe.config:
     C:\Program Files (x86)\VMware\Infrastructure\VIUpdate 4.0\

And now the Host Update Utility will work, also.

Have fun!