You can set advanced attributes for a virtual machine.


Power off the VM before setting advanced attributes.


  1. Browse to the virtual machine in the vSphere Client.
    1. To find a virtual machine, select a data center, folder, cluster, resource pool, or host.
    2. Click the VMs tab.
  2. Right-click the virtual machine and select Edit Settings.
  3. Click the Advanced Parameters tab.
  4. (Optional) To add a parameter, enter an attribute name and value for the parameter and click Add.
  5. (Optional) To change a parameter, enter a new value in the Value text box for that parameter and click the check mark to confirm.
  6. Click OK.