How to create a catalog in vCloud Director

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This Acticle describes how to create a catalog and upload your media.

 

When you want to use your own media within vCloud Director you can create a catalog where you can upload your media to.

 

When you are logged in to vCloud Director go to setting in the menu and choose 'Libaries' 

 

Here you see an overview of all the existing catalogs. Use the New button to create a new catalog

 

Now you have to give the catalog a name and specify the storage location for your catalog

 

After you have pressed the OK button you can see that the catalog is created

 

Now you have created the catalog you can upload your meida to it. Go to Media & Other and click the add button

Here you have to select the catalog you have created and click on the upload button to browse for the file that you want to upload.

 

After you have uploaded you media you can attach your media to your VMs you have deployed.