You can download a vApp template from a catalog locally as an OVF file.

You are at least a catalog author.


The computer from which you are downloading must have Java Plug-in 1.6.0_10 or later installed.


  1. Click Catalogs.
  2. In the left pane, click on a catalog option.
    • My Organization's Catalogs
    • Public Catalogs
    You can download vApp templates from your organization's catalogs or, if you are an organization administrator, from a public catalog.
  3. On the vApp Templates tab, select a vApp template, right-click, and select Download.
  4. Navigate to the local folder where you want to save the OVF file and click Save.
    You can click the Launch Uploads and Downloads Progress Window button from My Organization's Catalogs to track the progress.