For each physical network adapter on the host, you can view information such as the speed, duplex, and observed IP ranges.

Procedure

  1. Log in to the ESXi host using the vSphere Client and select the host in the inventory pane.
  2. Click the Configuration tab, and click Network Adapters.

Results

The network adapters panel shows the following information.

Table 1. Network Adapter Parameters
Option Description
Device Name of the network adapter.
Speed Actual speed and duplex of the network adapter.
Configured Configured speed and duplex of the network adapter.
Switch vSphere standard switch or vSphere distributed switch that the network adapter is associated with.
MAC Address MAC Address of the network adapter.
Observed IP ranges IP addresses that the network adapter is likely to have access to.
Wake on LAN supported Network adapter ability to support Wake on the LAN.