If problems occur when you use the Site Recovery Manager interface to deploy a vSphere Replication appliance or a vSphere Replication server, you can deploy the OVF manually.

Deployment of the vSphere Replication appliance or vSphere Replication server from the Site Recovery Manager interface fails.

1

Select File > Deploy OVF Template in the vSphere Client.

2

Navigate to the vSphere Replication appliance or vSphere Replication server OVF file in the www directory in the Site Recovery Manager installation.

Option

OVF File

vSphere Replication appliance

C:\Program Files\VMware\VMware vCenter Site Recovery Manager\www\vSphere_Replication_SRM_OVF10.ovf

vSphere Replication server

C:\Program Files\VMware\VMware vCenter Site Recovery Manager\www\vSphere_Replication_Server_OVF10.ovf

3

Follow the prompts to deploy the vSphere Replication appliance or the vSphere Replication server.