OVA - How to Import an .ova File



To import an Open Virtualization Format Archive, (.ova) file select import appliance.


 1 Select Import Appliance


Next select the folder browsing icon and navigate to the folder which contains the .ova file.


 2 select folder browsing icon


Select the .ova file.



 3 select the ova file


Select next.


4 select next


If you wish to change the name to the file double click on the Name field.



 5b change machine name


Select the check box  Reinitialize the MAC address and then select Import.


5 reinitialize and import


The file will begin to import.



 6 importing


After importing select the virtual machine to open.



7 select virtual machine