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How to connect CD/DVD to install OS on a remote VM?

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I am using vSphere Client version 6.7.0.45000 on Windows 10 at home.  I connect through VPN to an ESXi server at work, where IT folks created a sandbox VM for me to install Ubuntu. I want to install Ubuntu from an ISO image.  How can I  make the vm boot into it?   In my vSphere client I have a choice between Client Device, Host Device, Datastore ISO File, and Content Library ISO File.  Can I use one of these options to use the ISO on my PC or is the only option to ask my IT folks to mount it somehow at work?
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