VMware Cloud Director includes general system settings related to activity logs, networking, session timeouts, certificates, organization limits, operation limits, and so on. The default settings are appropriate for many environments, but you can modify the settings to meet your needs.

For a list of the properties that you can modify, see General System Settings.

Note: For information about changing the date, time, or time zone of the VMware Cloud Director appliance, see https://kb.vmware.com/kb/59674.


  1. From the top navigation bar, select Administration.
  2. In the left panel, under Settings, click General.
  3. Click Edit for the section you want to modify, edit the properties, and click Save.