Select the number of NICs for the virtual machine on the Configure Networks page.

Exercise caution when you configure a virtual machine to connect to multiple networks. Because virtual machines share their physical network hardware with the host, the accidental or malicious bridging of two networks by a virtual machine can occur. Spanning Tree protocol cannot protect against these occurrences.

1

Select the number of network interface cards (NICs) you want to create on the virtual machine.

2

For each NIC, select a network, adapter type, and whether you want the NIC to connect when the virtual machine is powered on.