You can change the display name of a datastore in the VMware Host Client.


  1. Click Storage in the VMware Host Client inventory and click Datastores.
  2. Right-click a datastore in the list and select Rename from the drop-down menu.
  3. Enter a new name for the datastore and click Save to apply your changes.
  4. (Optional) Click Refresh to see the new name of the datastore in the list of available datastores.