Enable jumbo frames for the entire traffic that passes through a vSphere distributed switch.


  1. Browse to a distributed switch in the vSphere Web Client navigator.
  2. Click the Manage tab, and click Settings > Properties.
  3. Click Edit.
  4. Click Advanced and set the MTU property to a value greater than 1500 bytes.

    You cannot set the MTU size to a value greater than 9000 bytes.

  5. Click OK.