You can adjust replication settings to modify how long Site Recovery Manager waits for the creation of virtual machine placeholders to finish.
- Click Sites in the Site Recovery Manager interface, right-click the site on which to change settings, and select Advanced Settings.
- Click replication.
- Change the replication.placeholderVmCreationTimeout setting to modify the number of seconds to wait when creating a placeholder virtual machine.
- Click OK to save your changes.