If you want to export a virtual machine as an OVF template, you can specify product information that becomes available when you deploy a new virtual machine from the OVF template.


  1. Navigate to a virtual machine from the vCenter Server inventory.
  2. On the Configure tab, expand Settings and select vApp options.
  3. Click the Edit button.
    The Edit vApp Options dialog box opens.
  4. To enter product and vendor information, click the Details tab.
    vApp Setting Description
    Name Product name.
    Product URL If you enter a product URL, a user can click the product name on the virtual machine summary page and go to the product's web page.
    Vendor Vendor name.
    Vendor URL If you enter a vendor URL, a user can click the vendor name from the Summary page of the virtual machine and go to the vendor's web page.
  5. Click OK.