When you deploy an OVF template, you provide a unique name for the virtual machine or vApp. The name can contain up to 80 characters. You can select a data center or folder location for the virtual machine.


  1. On the Select name and folder page of the Deploy OVF Template wizard, specify a name for the virtual machine.
    The name must be unique within each vCenter Server virtual machine folder.
  2. Select or search for a datacenter or folder for the virtual machine.
  3. Click Next.