You can use the manager service configuration file (managerService.exe.config) to adjust common settings for machine deployments.

The managerService.exe.config file is typically located in the %System-Drive%\Program Files x86\VMware\vCAC\Server directory. You should always make a copy of the file before editing it.

You can use the following managerService.exe.config file settings to control various aspects of machine deployments. Default values are shown.

  • <add key="ProcessLeaseWorkflowTimerCallbackIntervalMilliseconds" value="600000"/>

  • <add key="BulkRequestWorkflowTimerCallbackMilliseconds" value="10000"/>

  • <add key="MachineRequestTimerCallbackMilliseconds" value="10000"/>

  • <add key="MachineWorkflowCreationTimerCallbackMilliseconds" value="10000"/>

  • <add key="RepositoryConnectionMaxRetryCount" value="100"/>

  • <add key="MachineCatalogRegistrationRetryTimerCallbackMilliseconds" value="120000"/>

  • <add key="MachineCatalogUnregistrationRetryTimerCallbackMilliseconds" value="120000"/>

  • <add key="MachineCatalogUpdateMaxRetryCount" value="15"/>