When you create a configuration job, you can select the steps of the configuration process that you want to run.


  • On the Options page, select one or more configuration steps to perform and click Next.
    Option Description
    Install VMware Tools on the destination virtual machine Installs VMware Tools to enhance the performance of the destination virtual machine.
    Customize guest preferences for the virtual machine Lets you customize Windows guest operating systems so that you can prevent and resolve licensing and networking issues.
    Remove System Restore checkpoints on destination Removes System Restore checkpoints from the destination virtual machine.
    Reconfigure destination virtual machine Modifies the configuration of the virtual machine so that it is prepared to boot and work properly in the destination virtual environment.

What to do next

On the basis of the configuration options you selected, you can either customize the guest operating system of the source virtual machine or view the Summary page of the Configuration wizard.