You can edit the settings of a virtual machine to change its name, description, owner, and the resources allocated to it.

The virtual machine must be powered off.

1

Display the virtual machine.

a

In the vCloud Hybrid Service Home page, click Cloud Instances and double-click the cloud instance that contains the virtual machine.

b

In the Related Objects tab, click the Virtual Machines tab.

All virtual machines in the cloud instance are displayed.

You can customize your view by setting filters and hiding or selecting columns.

c

Double-click the virtual machine.

2

If the virtual machine is powered on, select Power Off from the Actions menu to power it off.

3

Click Edit Settings under VM Settings.

4

Modify the settings.

Option

Description

Name

The name of the virtual machine.

Description

An optional description for the virtual machine.

Owner

The owner of the virtual machine. You should be aware that changing the owner of a virtual machine changes the owner of the vApp to which the virtual machine belongs. Therefore, the owner of all the virtual machines in the vApp changes.

vCPU

The number of virtual CPUs allocated to the virtual machine.

Memory

The amount of memory allocated to the virtual machine.

Storage

The amount of storage allocated to the virtual machine. You can add hard drives.