O'Reilly logo

VMware ESXi Cookbook by Aravind Sivaraman, Mohammed Raffic Kajamoideen

Stay ahead with the world's most comprehensive technology and business learning platform.

With Safari, you learn the way you learn best. Get unlimited access to videos, live online training, learning paths, books, tutorials, and more.

Start Free Trial

No credit card required

Configuring virtual machine's options

The virtual machine's options can be used to configure VMware tools' scripts, startup behavior, boot options, user access to the remote console, and many more options. The following are the virtual machine's options that can be configured as part of its options' settings:

  • General options: This option can be used to configure the virtual machine display name and to view the guest OS type, OS version, location of the virtual machine configuration file and working location.
  • VMware remote console options: This option can be used to lock the guest operating system when the last remote user disconnects and also to limit the number of simultaneous connections to the virtual machine.
  • VMware Tools option: This option ...

With Safari, you learn the way you learn best. Get unlimited access to videos, live online training, learning paths, books, interactive tutorials, and more.

Start Free Trial

No credit card required