You can change the virtual video card memory allocation. You cannot add or remove video cards or change the number of displays.

1

In the vSphere Client inventory, right-click a virtual machine and select Edit Settings.

2

Click the Hardware tab and select Video card.

3

Select the Memory required for virtual machine display.

Option

Description

Auto-detect video settings

Applies common video settings to the guest operating system.

Reserve memory

Display Resolution

Color Depth

Enter Total video RAM

The default setting for total video RAM is 4MB, which is sufficient for a maximum screen resolution of 1176x885. For higher screen resolutions, set this option to 16MB.

4

Click OK to save your changes and close the dialog box.