We help IT Professionals succeed at work.
Get Started

Is there a VMware Web Services API command to change the VLAN assigned to a Virtual Nic on a Virtual Machine in VMware

erlythornton
erlythornton asked
on
941 Views
Last Modified: 2012-05-11
Hello,

I am looking for a way to change the Virtual LAN that is assigned to a Virtual Network card in a Virtual Machine.  Currently we are starting up our VMs from templates that already have a NIC card assigned to a Virtual LAN.  There are however multiple LANs available in VCenter.  I am looking to see if there ia a command available in the Web Services SDK for VMware where I can dynamically instruct the Virtual Machine I started from that template to change the LAN it's Nic card is attached to.    If not the Web Services API is there another solution where this can be done?
Comment
Watch Question
VMware and Virtualization Consultant
CERTIFIED EXPERT
Fellow
Expert of the Year 2017
Commented:
This problem has been solved!
Unlock 1 Answer and 5 Comments.
See Answer
Why Experts Exchange?

Experts Exchange always has the answer, or at the least points me in the correct direction! It is like having another employee that is extremely experienced.

Jim Murphy
Programmer at Smart IT Solutions

When asked, what has been your best career decision?

Deciding to stick with EE.

Mohamed Asif
Technical Department Head

Being involved with EE helped me to grow personally and professionally.

Carl Webster
CTP, Sr Infrastructure Consultant
Ask ANY Question

Connect with Certified Experts to gain insight and support on specific technology challenges including:

  • Troubleshooting
  • Research
  • Professional Opinions
Did You Know?

We've partnered with two important charities to provide clean water and computer science education to those who need it most. READ MORE