You can set advanced attributes for a host.

Caution: Changing advanced options is considered unsupported unless VMware technical support or a KB article instruct you to do so. In all other cases, changing these options is considered unsupported. In most cases, the default settings produce the optimum result.


  1. Browse to the host in the vSphere Web Client navigator.
  2. Click the Manage tab and click Settings.
  3. Under System, click Advanced System Settings.
  4. In Advanced Settings, select the appropriate item.
  5. Click the Edit button to edit the value.
  6. Click OK.