If you moved the vCenter Server to a different environment, you can reconfigure the network settings of the vCenter Server system.

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If you moved the vCenter Server system to a different environment, cable the system.

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Power on the vCenter Server system.

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From Control Panel, open the local area connection status and click Properties.

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Select Internet Protocol (TCP/IP) in Windows Server 2003 or Internet Protocol Version 4 (TCP/IP v4) in Windows Server 2008 and click Properties.

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Change the IP address, netmask, gateway, and DNS servers of the vCenter Server system.

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Click Advanced.

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In the IP addresses section, select the IP address of the VSA cluster service and click Remove.

You remove the IP address of the VSA cluster service to ensure that a new IP address is assigned during network reconfiguration of the VSA cluster.

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Click OK and OK to confirm the Advanced and TCP/IP protocol changes.

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Open the Services utility and restart the VMware VirtualCenter Server and VMware VirtualCenter Management Webservices services.