Connect an individual virtual machine to a vSphere Distributed Switch by modifying the NIC configuration of the virtual machine.

1

Locate the virtual machine in the vSphere Web Client.

a

Select a data center, folder, cluster, resource pool, or host and click the Related Objects tab.

b

Click Virtual Machines and select the virtual machine from the list.

2

On the Manage tab of the virtual machine, select Settings > VM Hardware.

3

Click Edit.

4

Expand the Network adapter section and select a distributed port group from the drop-down menu.

5

Click OK.