In the VMware Host Client, you can change the hardware label of all available PCI passthrough devices on a virtual machine. You use hardware labels to restrict the virtual machine placement to specific hardware instances. You can add all available devices with the same hardware label or with a blank hardware label to a virtual machine.
- In the VMware Host Client navigator pane, click Manage.
- On the Hardware tab, click PCI Devices.
- Select an available device from the list and click Hardware label.
The toggle passthrough must be active for the selected device.The Edit Hardware Label dialog box appears.
- Edit the hardware label and click Save to apply the changes.