You create a host profile by extracting the designated reference host configuration.
Verify that you have a working vSphere installation and at least one completely and properly configured host that acts as the reference host.
- Navigate to the Host Profiles main view and click Extract Host Profile.
- Select the host that acts as the reference host and click Next.
The selected host must be a valid host.
- Enter the name and description for the new profile, and click Next.
- Review the summary information for the new profile and click Finish.
The new profile appears in the Host Profiles pane.