You can power on multiple VMs simultaneously.
You cannot power on a virtual machine that has guest customization enabled unless the virtual machine has a current version of VMware Tools installed.
- 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 Virtual Machines.
- Toggle on the Multiselect option.
- Select the VMs that you want to power on.
- From the Actions menu, select .
- Click OK to confirm.