In certain cases, such as when you change the network connectivity settings, you must restart the Update Manager service.

1

Log in as the administrator to the machine on which the Update Manager server component is installed.

2

Right-click My Computer and click Manage.

3

In the left pane of the Computer Management window, expand Services and Applications and click Services.

4

In the right pane, right-click VMware vSphere Update Manager Service and select Restart.

The service restarts on the local computer.