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 particular type of CPU that supports IBM i, AIX, and Linux in Skytap Cloud. 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.

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  3. Click Edit Network Adapter.
  4. The Edit network 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.