You can review and change catalog properties.


This operation requires the rights included in the predefined Catalog Author role or an equivalent set of rights.

This operation requires the Organization vDC: VM-VM Affinity Edit right. This right is included in the predefined Catalog Author, vApp Author, and Organization Administrator roles.

You must be the owner of the catalog.


  1. Click Catalog.
  2. In the left pane, click My Organization's Catalogs.
  3. Select a catalog, right-click, and select Properties.
  4. Review the properties in the General, Sharing, and External Publishing tabs.
  5. Change the relevant properties and click OK.


Your catalog properties are updated.