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vCenter ui sorry this website doesn't exist 404 not found

Recently I was working with my friend to test my home lab, I gave him access to my vCenter server and he connected to my wifi network, but when he was testing IP of vCenter server he was able to connect through IP and when he was landing on to the vCenter FQDN SSO saml token page he was receiving error 404 Not Found with below message.

Sorry, this website doesn't exist
(maybe you can find what you are looking for elsewhere?)

vmware vcenter vsphere server web client 404 not found sorry this website doesn't exist maybe you can find what you are looking for elsewhere ui vcsa appliance dns.png

To check further I tested ping and nslookup results for vCenter IP and FQDN, they were looking good but for FQDN it was showing some online public Ip which was incorrect. 

vmware vpshere vcenter server vcsa vcenter server appliance nslookup ping dns resolution issues 404 not found sorry this website doen't exist.png

Next to resolve I checked my DNS server and, DNS server A host record entry and Pointer ptr record was exists.

Microsoft DNS manager vcenter server vmware vsphere esxi forward lookup zones reverse lookup zones conditional forwarders fqdn ui 404 not found.png

Since my friend joined to my wifi, and somehow DNS server was not rechable on his device, for temparary solution We edited hosts file under C:\Windows\System32\drivers\etc to add vCenter server IP address and FQDN entry to solve the issue.

Microsoft DNS Server windows system32 etc hosts vmware vsphere vcenter esxi server dns resolution error 404 not found host a record pointer record example vcsa vcenter appliance.png

Tested ping, all the results where showing good. although Nslookup was showing still wrong result because it was deriving result and fetching information from wifi dns. But it was going to work well without doing much changes.

vmware vsphere vcenter server vcsa ping nslookup dns resolution powershell cmd dns resolution host file dns server 404 not found vcenter ui sso psc.png

He tested vCenter server again and all was looking good.

Vmware vsphere vcenter server vcsa vcenter appliance virtual datacenters virtual machines vm ui configure permissions recent tasks alarms ui 404 not found dns resolution error local hosts file.png

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