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FusionAccess Desktop Solution V100R006C20 Windows Desktop Management Guide 09 (FusionSphere V100R006C10 or Earlier)

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Updating a VM Template (Type 2)

Updating a VM Template (Type 2)


If a linked clone or full memory template has been used to create VMs, you can also update the template by installing the required software.

  • If you use the template to create VMs, deselect Generate initial password on the Customize OS page.
  • After updating a linked clone or full memory template, you can delete the VMs and provision new VMs, or Recomposing System Disks for existing VMs.
  • Deleting and provisioning VMs affect live network services. You need to make preparations in advance to ensure proper service running.

Impact on the System

This operation has no adverse impact on the system.


  • You have logged in to FusionCompute.
  • You have obtained the software packages to be installed.
  • You have obtained the template tool FusionAccess_Windows_Installer_V100R006C20SPC102.iso.


Data preparation is not required for this operation.


Clone the template.

  1. On the FusionCompute portal, choose VM and Template > Template.
  2. Locate the row that contains the template to be cloned, choose More > Clone to Template.

    The Create Template page is displayed.

  3. Clone the template as prompted.

    Computing Resource

    • Linked clone: The default value ManagementCluster is recommended.
    • Full memory: Select a cluster or host whose storage type is IOTailor.

      Retain default values for other parameters.

Convert the template into a VM.

  1. On the FusionCompute portal, choose VM and Template > Template.
  2. Locate the row that contains the target template (generated after cloning) and choose Operation > More > Convert to VM to convert the template into a VM as prompted.

    VMs that are converted successfully will be displayed on the VM page.

  3. In the row that contains the VM, choose Operation > Power on, and power on the VM as prompted.

Use the template tool to configure the VM OS.

  1. Mount the template tool FusionAccess_Windows_Installer_V100R006C20SPC102.iso to the VM.
  2. In the CD-ROM window on the VM, double-click run.bat.

    The FusionAccess Windows Installer window is displayed.

  3. Perform operations as prompted to update the template.

Install application software.

  1. Check whether the software package is an .iso file.

  2. Mount ISO files to the VM.
  3. On the VM, double-click the CD-ROM.

    The CD-ROM window is displayed. You can see the software package in the window.

  4. Go to Step 19.
  5. On the VM desktop displayed in the VNC window, set the IP address of the PC or laptop to an IP address in the system management plane.
  6. Choose Start > Run.
  7. In Open, enter \\IP address of the PC or laptop\Letter of the drive that contains the software package$ and click OK.

    The Windows security dialog box is displayed.

  8. Enter the username and password of the PC or laptop and click OK.

    Go to the task manager of the PC or laptop.

  9. Copy the software installation packages to C:\ on the VM.
  10. Double-click each installation program and install the software as prompted.


    After the software is installed, unmount the CD-ROM drive from the VM.

Convert the VM into a template.

  1. Convert the VM into a template. For details, see Converting a VM into a Template.
Updated: 2019-04-25

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