You can change the IP address of the Log Insight virtual appliance by editing the vApp properties in the vSphere Client.

Verify that you have permissions to edit vApp properties.

1

Power off the Log Insight vApp.

2

Right-click the Log Insight vApp in the inventory and click Edit Settings.

3

Click the Options tab and select vApp Options > IP Allocation Policy.

4

Select an IP allocation option.

Option

Description

Fixed

IP addresses are manually configured. No automatic allocation is performed.

Transient

IP addresses are automatically allocated using IP pools from a specified range when the vApp is powered on. The IP addresses are released when the appliance is powered off

DHCP

A DHCP server is used to allocate the IP addresses. The addresses assigned by the DHCP server are visible in the OVF environments of virtual machines started in the vApp.

5

(Optional) If you select Fixed, click vApp Options > Properties and assign an IP address for the Log Insight vApp.

6

Power on the Log Insight vApp.