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To configure LAN segments
1. Choose Team > Settings.
2. Click LAN Segments.
From this tab you can add, remove, and rename the LAN segments configured for the team. You can also configure network transmission properties for the LAN segment from this tab.
The list in the left pane displays LAN segments associated with the team. Click a name to select the LAN segment you want to configure.
The right pane displays parameters for the physical properties of the emulated LAN segment link.
To change the name, type a new name in the Name field.
To change the bandwidth by connection type, choose another connection type from the drop-down menu.
To change the bandwidth, type a number into the field.
To change the packet loss setting, type a number into the field.
Click OK to save your changes. Click Cancel to discard your changes.
Note: LAN settings changes are ignored by virtual machines that are currently running. Changes to LAN settings become active for a given virtual machine only after that virtual machine is powered on, reset, or resumed.