Connect an individual virtual machine to a vSphere distributed switch by modifying the NIC configuration of the virtual machine.

1

Locate a virtual machine in the vSphere Web Client.

a

To locate a virtual machine, select a datacenter, folder, cluster, resource pool, or host and click the Related Objects tab.

b

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

2

Browse to a virtual machine in the vSphere Web Client.

To locate a virtual machine, select a datacenter, folder, cluster, resource pool, or host. Click the Related Objects tab and click .

3

Click the Manage tab, and select Settings > VM Hardware.

4

Click Edit.

5

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

6

Click OK.