The compatibility setting for a virtual machine provides information about the hosts, clusters, or data center that the virtual machine is compatible with.
The virtual machine Summary tab displays the compatibility for the virtual machine. You can set and view the default compatibility that is used for virtual machine creation at the host, cluster, or data center level.
- ♦ Select an inventory object and display the virtual machine compatibility.
Option Action Virtual machine
Select a virtual machine and click Upgrade VM Compatibility or Schedule VM Compatibility Upgrade.. You can select
Host, cluster, data center Right-click the object and select.
If a host is in a cluster, it has the virtual machine compatibility set on the cluster, and the menu item is grayed out.