A system administrator can import a vSphere virtual machine into an existing vCloud Director vApp.


You must be logged in to vCloud Director as a system administrator and the organization containing the vApp must have an available organization virtual datacenter.


  1. Click the Manage & Monitor tab and click Organizations in the left pane.
  2. Right-click the organization name and select Open.
  3. Click the My Cloud tab and click vApps in the left pane.
  4. Right-click the vApp name and select Open.
  5. On the Virtual Machines tab, click the Actions button and selectImport from vSphere.
  6. Select a vCenter Server and a virtual machine.
  7. Type a name and optional description for the virtual machine.
  8. Select whether to copy or move the source virtual machine.
  9. Click OK.