You can disable guest customization for a virtual machine or a vApp template.

Prerequisites

VMware Tools is installed.

Procedure

  1. Click My Cloud.
  2. In the left pane, click vApp or VMs.
  3. Select a vApp or virtual machine, right-click, and select Properties.
  4. On the Guest OS Customization tab, select or deselect the Enable guest customization check box.
  5. Click OK.

Results

Guest customization in the selected virtual machine is enabled or disabled.