You can migrate an existing virtual adapter from a vSphere distributed switch to a vSphere standard switch.


Launch the vSphere Client and log in to a vCenter Server system.


  1. Log in to the vSphere Client and select a host in the inventory pane.
  2. On the host Configuration tab, click Networking.
  3. Select the vSphere Distributed Switch view.
  4. Click Manage Virtual Adapters.
  5. Select the virtual adapter to migrate, and click Migrate.
  6. Select the standard switch to migrate the adapter to and click Next.
  7. Enter a Network Label and optionally a VLAN ID for the virtual adapter, and click Next.
  8. Click Finish to migrate the virtual adapter and complete the wizard.