You can download objects from remote sites. You can download only one object at a time.


Verify that you have the required set of rights to download an object.
  • If you are an organization administrator, you can download the objects that are owned by or shared with users within your organization.
  • If you are an organization user, to download objects, you must be the owner of the object, or you must have the Read of Object permission assigned to your user account.


  1. Log in to the VMware Cloud Director tenant portal.
  2. From the More drop-down menu, select Object Storage.
  3. In the upper-left corner of the Buckets pane, use the drop-down menu to select the remote site.
  4. Navigate to the bucket or folder storing the object that you want to download and select it.
  5. From the Actions drop-down menu, select Download.
  6. Navigate to the location to which you want to download the object and click Save.


After the download process completes, the file is available in the destination directory.