To duplicate the replication settings of the replication policies and assign it to VMware Cloud Director organizations, as a service provider you can clone any existing replication policy.


  • Verify that VMware Cloud Director Availability 4.5 or later is deployed.


  1. In the left pane under Configuration, click Policies.
  2. In the Policies page, select a replication policy for duplicating and click Clone.
  3. In the Clone Policy window, enter the new replication policy name and click Clone.


You cloned the replication policy and its already assigned organizations remain in the original policy.

What to do next

You can assign the cloned policy to VMware Cloud Director organizations. For more information, see Assign a Replication Policy to Organizations.