Get VM Guest Info activity

The Get VM Guest Info activity retrieves the guest customization information for a virtual machine.

This activity stores the returned information in these sensor script variables:

Table 1. sensor script variables
Variable Description
Hostname The host name of the virtual machine.
State The power state of the virtual machine.
IP An array of strings that lists the IPv6 and IPv4 addresses of the virtual machine.

These variables determine the behavior of the activity.

Table 2. Input variables
Field Description
vCenter IP address of the vCenter server that manages the virtual machine from which you want to retrieve guest customization information.
VM uuid The VMware universal unique identifier assigned to this virtual machine. The Virtual Machine UUID topic provides instructions on properly formatting the unique identifier for creating a workflow.