You can export the steps of a recovery plan in various formats for future reference, or to keep a hard copy backup of your plans.

About this task

You cannot export the recovery plan steps while a test recovery or a real recovery is in progress.


Verify that you have a recovery plan.


  1. In the vSphere Web Client, select Site Recovery > Recovery Plans, and select a recovery plan.
  2. In the Monitor tab, click Recovery Steps.
  3. Click the Export Recovery Plan Steps icon.

    You can save the recovery plan steps as HTML, XML, CSV, or MS Excel or Word document.

  4. Click Generate Report.
  5. Click Download Report and close the window.