You can power on multiple vApps simultaneously. This action powers on all the VMs in the vApp that are not already powered on.


Verify that you are at least vApp author.


  1. On the Virtual Data Center dashboard screen, click the card of the virtual data center you want to explore, and from the left panel, select vApps.
  2. Toggle on the Multiselect option.
  3. Select the vApps that you want to power on.
  4. From the Actions menu, select Power On.
  5. Click OK to confirm.