You can upload media files to a catalog. Users with access to the catalog can use the media files to install applications on their virtual machines.

Prerequisites

  • This operation requires the rights included in the predefined Catalog Author role or an equivalent set of rights.

Procedure

  1. Select Catalogs > My Organization's Catalogs.
  2. On the Media tab, click Upload.
  3. Type the path to the media file path or click Browse, locate the file, and click Upload.
  4. Type a name and optional description for the media file.

    This is the name that appears in vCloud Director. The name must include the appropriate file extension, such as .iso

  5. Select the destination virtual datacenter, storage policy, and catalog.
  6. Click Upload.

Results

The media file is uploaded to the specified location. You can click Launch Uploads and Downloads Progress Window to track the progress.