You can modify memory, processor, virtual and physical hard disk, CD-ROM and DVD drive, floppy drive, virtual network adapter, USB controller, sound card, serial port, generic SCSI device, printer, and display settings for a virtual machine.


  1. Select the virtual machine and select Virtual Machine > Virtual Machine Settings.
  2. Click the Hardware tab.
  3. Select the hardware setting to modify.
  4. Click Help for information about how to modify the hardware setting.

    You must power off a virtual machine before you change certain hardware settings.