You can export customization specifications and save them as .xml files. To apply an exported specification to a virtual machine, import the .xml file using the Customization Specification Manager.


You must have at least one customization specification.


  1. From the vSphere Client Home page, select Customization Specifications Manager.
  2. Right-click a specification and select Export.
  3. In the Save As dialog, enter a file name and location.
  4. Click Save.


The specification is saved as an .xml file to the location you specified.