Editing a VM MAC address

A VM can have up to 10 MAC addresses, one for each network adapter on the VM.

You can’t change the MAC address for a Power A CPU architecture that supports IBM i, AIX, and Linux (on Power) in Skytap. VM.

To edit a VM MAC address, edit the VM network adapter settings
  1. Shut down the VM.
  2. Navigate to the VM Settings > Network Adapters page for the VM you want to edit.

  3. For the network adapter you want to edit, click Edit. network adapters
  4. The Edit adapter dialog displays. edit network adapter

    Edit the MAC address using the guidelines listed below:

    • Must be unique on the network.
    • Must begin with the hexadecimal digits 00:50:56.
    • The valid MAC address range is 00:50:56:00:00:00 to 00:50:56:3F:FF:FF.
  5. Click Edit Network Adapter.

For information about adding and removing network adapters, see Attaching VMs to networks.