Renewing Test Failover VMs


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You can extend the expiration time for VMs that failed over during a test failover operation.

Renewing test failover VMs is supported only for Amazon, Azure, and VMware destinations.


  1. From the navigation pane, go to Auto recovery > Recovery groups.

    The Recovery groups page appears.

  2. On the Failover groups tab, in the Name column, click a failover group.

    The failover group page appears.

  3. In the top-right area of the page, click View test failover VMs.

    The Virtual machines page appears.

  4. For the VM that you want to renew, click the action button , and then click Renew.

    The Renew VM dialog box appears.

  5. Beside Extend for, enter the number of hours you want extend the expiration time for the VM, and then click Submit.

    Note: The duration of time for VM renewal depends on the expiration time set in the recovery target.