You can set advanced attributes for a host.

Caution: Changing advanced options is considered unsupported. Typically, the default settings produce the optimum result. Change the advanced options only when you get specific instructions from VMware technical support or a knowledge base article.


  1. Browse to the host in the vSphere Client.
  2. Click the Configure tab.
  3. Under System, click Advanced System Settings.
  4. In Advanced System Settings, select the appropriate item.
  5. Click the Edit button and change the value.
  6. Click OK.