You can edit and configure settings that affect the OVF environment in the Virtual Machine Properties dialog box.

The following settings can be configured:

OVF Environment–Click View to display the OVF environment settings. The settings are not available when the virtual machine is powered off.

OVF Transport ISO Image–Select this option to transport the OVF environment to the virtual machine using a custom made ISO image mounted in the CD-ROM drive.

OVF Transport VMware Tools–Select this option to transport the OVF environment to the virtual machine using guestInfo in VMware Tools.

Installation Reboot–Select Enable if the virtual machine needs to reboot after import to complete the installation.

If this option is enabled, you can select the amount of time to wait until the virtual machine powers off.

vApp options must be enabled in order to access these options.

1

Right-click the virtual machine and select Edit Settings.

a

To locate a virtual machine, select a datacenter, folder, cluster, resource pool, host, or vApp.

b

Click the Related Objects tab and click Virtual Machines.

2

Click the vApp Options tab.

The user configurable vApp properties, if any, are displayed.

3

Select OVF Settings.

4

Specify the settings to your satisfaction and click OK.