Update your ESXi using Vsphere update Manager

In below simple steps you will be able to update your ESXi host to latest ,

2 things keep them in your mind:

1- Never execute any upgrade for Vmware or whichever software or platform without to check the compatibility first.

and here you can check for Vmware compatibility: http://www.vmware.com/resources/compatibility/search.php

2- Know what you want and why and READ about what you are going to apply before you proceed:

and here you go:

https://www.vmware.com/patchmgr/findPatch.portal

Step#1 my vmware client has no update manager

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Download the plugin from the Vcenter to be included in your vmware client where you are managing the Vcenter from.

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Upload the ESXi image you want to use or the patches you wanna apply

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Server must be in Maintenance mode to start the process

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