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, select VM > 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.