When you upload a virtual machine to VMware® vCloud® Air™, Fusion Pro copies the virtual machine to the VMware vCloud Air server and the virtual data center that you select. The original virtual machine remains on the host system.

Before you begin

  • Verify that the virtual machine is not encrypted. You cannot upload an encrypted virtual machine.

  • Verify that the remote host supports the hardware version of the virtual machine. if the remote host does not support the hardware version, you receive an error message.

  • Verify that the virtual machine is turned off.

  • Verify that you have login credentials for VMware vCloud Air.

For more information about VMware vCloud Air, see the vCloud Air - Virtual Private Cloud OnDemand User's Guide.

Procedure

  1. Select File > Connect to VMware vCloud Air.
  2. Enter your user name and password for the VMware vCloud Air server and click Connect.
  3. Select a virtual machine from the Virtual Machine Library.
  4. Drag the virtual machine to the server.
  5. Type a new name for the virtual machine.
  6. Select a virtual data center to store the uploaded virtual machine.
  7. Click Upload to upload the virtual machine to the virtual data center.