With global settings, you set times to delete objects, set timeouts, store historical data, use dynamic threshold and capacity calculations, and determine how vCenter Server users log in. For automated actions, you can select whether to allow actions to be triggered from alert recommendations automatically.

Procedure

  1. In the menu, click Administration, and then in left pane click Management > Global Settings.
  2. To edit the global settings, click the Edit icon.
    Table 1. Global Settings Options

    Option

    Description

    Edit Global Settings

    Use the toolbar option to modify setting values.

    Setting

    Setting name.

    Value

    Current value for the setting.

    To change the setting value, click Edit Global Settings.

    Description

    Information about the setting. Place your mouse over the setting to display additional information about the setting.