This workflow allows you to add placeholder datastores for Site Recovery Manager to use to store placeholder virtual machines on the recovery site.


  1. Log in to the vRealize Orchestrator Client as an administrator.
  2. Navigate to Library > Workflows.
  3. In the search box, enter Add Placeholder Datastores and press Enter.
  4. Click the workflow and click Run.
  5. Enter the input parameters that the workflow requires, and click Run.
    Table 1. Move Virtual Machines to Folder Workflow Inputs
    Input Description
    Site Local Site Recovery Manager site.
    Unreplicated datastores The datastore, which contains the unprotected virtual machines.