Citrix XenServer - Storage - Network Settings

The Storage/Network Settings panel lets you specify storage and network settings appropriate for the new virtual machine.

Field Description
Disks

Click Add to open the Disk Settings dialog box, where you can add any of the following:

  • Disk Name
  • Disk Description
  • Size (MB)
  • Select Server—Select a server from the drop-down list. The selection populates the list of disks at the bottom of the dialog box.
  • Location—Displays the path for the storage location of the disk you selected.
Networks

Click Add to open the Virtual Interface Settings dialog box and add any of the following:

  • Server—Select a server from the drop-down list.
  • Network Name—Select from the networks attached to the selected server.
  • MAC Address—You can either enter a MAC address, or choose to have the address generated automatically.
  • Under IP Configuration, there are two tabs for IPv4 and IPv6 addresses. Choose to have the IP address obtained automatically using Dynamic Host Configuration Protocol (DHCP), or choose to use a specific IP address by specifying the following:
    • IP Address
    • Subnet mask (for IPv4)
    • Prefix Length (for IPv6)
    • Default gateway
  • Under DNS Configuration, choose to have the DNS server obtained automatically, or to use a specific server by specifying the following:
    • Primary DNS server
    • Secondary DNS server
    • Tertiary DNS server
  • Specify a DNS Suffix for this Connection.

Where to go from here

If the VGP is based on a template, go to one of the following, depending on your environment:

VM Basic Config - Microsoft Windows

VM Basic Config - Linux

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