You can create a new host profile from the host's context menu in the Hosts and Clusters inventory view.
Before you begin
Launch the vSphere Client and log in to a vCenter Server system.
You must have a vSphere installation and at least one properly configured host in the inventory.
- In the Host and Clusters view, select the host that you want to designate as the reference host for the new host profile.
The host must be a valid host to use as a reference host.
- Right-click the host and select
The Create Profile from Host wizard opens.
- Type the name and enter a description for the new profile and click Next.
- Review the summary information for the new profile and click Finish to complete creating the profile.
The new profile appears in the host's Summary tab.