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TN VMW105 Adjust the resolution size of the vmware vm console

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When you create a new vm inside VMWare Vsphere. The resolution is a default of 1024 X 768. The maximum resolution it will allow you to set it to is 1152 X 864. This article shows you have to increase the resolution size.


This article from InSource to increase the resolution size inside of VMWare VSphere

  • Author: Mike Viteri
  • Published: 03/13/2016
  • Applies to: VMware VSphere


To increase the resolution size of your VM

  • Shutdown your VM
  • Click on the VM Menu. Then select "Edit Settings"



  • Click on Video card. Then click on Video Memory Calculator



  • Now set the resolution you would like to run. Click ok.



  •  You can see your resolution has changed.



  • Now startup your VM. You will be able to choose up to the resolution you selected in the VM console