Export and Import vApps

To export a vApp

vApps can be exported as OVF/OVA packages.

  1. Open the Manage vApps dialog box: on the Pool menu, select Manage vApps.
  2. Select the vApp you want to export in the list and select Export.

    vApp Export icon - a vApp icon with a blue arrow curving up and to the right overlaid.

  3. Follow the procedure described in Export VMs as OVF/OVA.

    Exporting a vApp can take some time.

To import a vApp

OVF/OVA packages are imported as vApps.

  1. Open the Manage vApps dialog box: on the Pool menu, select Manage vApps.
  2. Select Import to open the Import wizard.

    vApp Import icon - a vApp icon with a green arrow curving up and to the left overlaid.

  3. Follow the procedure described in Import VMs from OVF/OVA.

    When the import is complete, the new vApp appears in the list of vApps in the Manage vApps dialog box.

Export and Import vApps