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