You can increase the guest operating system variable memory limit if large amounts of custom information are being stored in the configuration file.


Turn off the virtual machine.


  1. Find the virtual machine in the vSphere Web Client inventory.
    1. Select a data center, folder, cluster, resource pool, or host.
    2. Click the Related Objects tab and click Virtual Machines.
  2. Right-click the virtual machine and click Edit Settings.
  3. Select VM Options > Advanced and click Edit Configuration .
  4. Add or edit the parameter tools.setInfo.sizeLimit and set the value to the number of bytes.
  5. Click OK.