Enable jumbo frames for the entire traffic that passes through a vSphere Distributed Switch.


  1. In the vSphere Web Client, navigate to the distributed switch.
  2. On the Configure tab, expand Settings and select Properties.
  3. Click Edit.
  4. Click Advanced and set the MTU property to a value greater than 1500 bytes.

    You cannot set the MTU size to a value greater than 9000 bytes.

  5. Click OK.