You can adjust replication settings to modify how long Site Recovery Manager waits for the creation of virtual machine placeholders to finish.

1

Click Sites in the left pane, right-click the site on which to change settings, and select Advanced Settings.

2

Click replication.

3

Change the replication.placeholderVmCreationTimeout setting to modify the number of seconds to wait when creating a placeholder virtual machine.

4

Click OK to save your changes.