The workflow unprotects virtual machines from the selected protection group and removes placeholder virtual machines from the recovery site.


  1. Log in to the vRealize Orchestrator Client as an administrator.
  2. Navigate to Library > Workflows.
  3. In the Filter box, enter Unprotect Virtual Machines and click Enter.
  4. Click the workflow and click Run.
  5. Enter the input parameters that the workflow requires, and click Run.
    Table 1. Unprotect Virtual Machines Workflow Inputs
    Input Description
    Protection Group Local Site Recovery Manager site protection group.
    Protected Virtual Machines Protected virtual machine member of the selected protection group.