You as an administrator can perform many tasks to manage virtual machines in a virtual data center. Many of the these tasks are the same as end users can perform, such powering virtual machines on or off, or editing settings.

Perform administrator tasks on virtual machines belonging to a specific virtual data center.

Verify that you have virtual infrastructure administrator privileges.

1

Sign in to the vCloud Air console.

2

Select the region where you will view the virtual data center.

3

On the Dashboard tab, click the virtual data center.

4

Click the Virtual Machines tab.

5

Manage virtual machines.

a

To search for virtual machines click in the search field and type the text to be searched for.

b

To power virtual machines on or off click the icon.

See Power On a Virtual Machine.

c

To manage a virtual machine in vCloud Director click Manage in vCloud Director.

See Edit Virtual Machine Details in vCloud Director.

d

To add a virtual machine click Add One.

See Add a Virtual Machine from a Template.

e

To view and edit virtual machine details click See More.

See View and Edit Virtual Machine Details.