An alarm triggered by an event might not reset to a normal state if vCenter Server does not retrieve the event that identifies the normal condition. In such cases, reset the alarm manually to return it to a normal state.

You must have a vSphere Web Client or a vSphere Client connected to a vCenter Server.

Required privilege: Alarm.Set Alarm Status

Perform the following actions for the client you are using:

Option

Description

vSphere Client

a

Locate the triggered alarm in the Triggered Alarms panel or on the Alarms tab for the object.

b

Right-click the alarm and select Reset Alarm to Green.

vSphere Web Client

a

Select an inventory object.

b

Select Monitor > Alarms.

c

Select the alarms you want to reset. Use Shift+Click or Ctrl+Click to select multiple alarms.

d

Click Reset to Green.

Alternative methods:

Click Reset to green in Alarm Details.

Right-click an alarm in the Alarm sidebar and select Reset to green.