You can start the reconfiguration immediately, or schedule it to start at a particular day and time. You can also specify the power option for the virtual machine before reconfiguring it.

1

Click the Execution tab.

2

(Optional) Select an option from the Execute request drop-down menu.

Option

Description

Immediate

Start reconfiguration as soon as possible after approval.

Scheduled

Start reconfiguration at the specified date and time. Type or select the date and time in the text boxes that appear.

The scheduled time is the local time where the vCloud Automation Center Web server is located. If Execute request is not available, reconfiguration starts immediately.

3

(Optional) Select a power action from the Power action drop-down menu.

Option

Description

Power off

Power off the machine before reconfiguring it.

None

Do nothing before reconfiguring it.

4

Click OK.

You can monitor the progress of the reconfiguration by observing the workflow states displayed in the user interface. See The States of Operation.