Editing Hypervisor Options

You can change the configuration for a hypervisor by editing the hypervisor options.

Before You Begin

  • To configure access to vCloud Director for VMware, obtain the vCloud host name and user credentials.
  • To select a MediaAgent to recover UNIX file system data, a file recovery enabler for Linux must be deployed in your environment.


  1. From the navigation pane, click Solutions > Virtualization > Hypervisors.

    The Hypervisors page appears.

  2. Click the name of the hypervisor.

    The hypervisor details page appears.

  3. In the Settings area, click Edit.
    • For VMware, you can set the following options:
      • vCloud host name: To enable backups and restores for vCloud Director, enter the vCloud host name.
      • Username: Enter the username for the vCloud account. Do not include the domain name.
      • Password: Enter the password for the vCloud account, then re-enter the same password in the Confirm password box.
    • For Amazon, Azure, Hyper-V, OpenStack, Oracle Cloud Infrastructure Classic, Oracle VM, and VMware, you can set the following option:
      • File recovery enabler for Linux: Select a MediaAgent that has been configured to recover UNIX file system data.
  4. Click Save.

Last modified: 7/16/2018 7:03:15 PM