After changing the VMware Cloud Director endpoint or renewing its SSL certificate, configure VMware Cloud Director Availability to trust the new certificate and communicate with VMware Cloud Director.

Skip this procedure, if VMware Cloud Director Availability is configured to discover the VMware Cloud Director service address automatically.


Verify that the SSL certificate of VMware Cloud Director is successfully renewed. For information about generating and importing SSL certificates in VMware Cloud Director, see VMware KB 1026309.


  1. Log in to the VMware Cloud Director Availability service management interface.
    1. In a Web browser, go to https://Appliance-IP-address/ui/admin.
    2. Select SSO login or Appliance login, and enter the single sign-on or the root user credentials.
    3. Click Login.
  2. In the left pane, click Configuration.
  3. Under Service endpoints, next to Cloud Director address click Edit.
  4. On the Cloud Director Details page, click Apply.
  5. Verify the thumbprint of the certificate, and click Accept.