You can add top-level message prompts anywhere in the recovery plan.


You have a recovery plan to which to add custom steps.


  1. Click Recovery Plans in the Site Recovery Manager interface, and select a recovery plan.
  2. Click the Recovery Steps tab.
  3. Right-click a step before or after which to add a custom step, and select Add Step.
  4. Select Prompt.
  5. In the Name text box, type a name for the step.
  6. In the Content text box, type the prompt message.
  7. Select where in the sequence of steps to insert the new step.
    • Before selected step
    • After selected step
  8. Click OK to add the step to the recovery plan.